kingarthur People definitely need to be more educated about it. I've been on both sides as a social worker and as an inmate/patient. Neither is very fun or financially rewarding.
Blue God damn it I fucking hate our mental health system. It's fucked up beyond belief.
If you aren't under arrest, they fucking kick you out the next day with a prescription for drugs you can't fucking afford. These people are living in a goddamn nightmare and the only way they can get the fucking meds they need to maybe escape that nightmare is to become a danger to themselves or others and end up in prison.