Mentally Ill

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Helpful Program for Mentally Ill Patients Carlethia Gordon HCA 430 Special Populations Instructor: Jeanatte Maxey September 30, 2013

This paper is to analyze the vulnerable population of mental illness. In my community there are a lot of mental ill people. There are facilities that try to help but there needs to facilities that make patients feel at home while in their care. It is my duty to build that type of program. It would be much similar to some that already exist but it will be something more special about this program that makes it stand out. The further you read you will see how this will take place. Now most facilities or institutes do not provide love they just provide medication and care. In my program there will be equal attention to all patients and then there won’t be just giving out medication there will be counseling sessions available also. The program will be for 24hours a day. The staff that I encounter will be fully trained. As the Red Cross provides me with an outline of what is taking place in my community it boost my motivation up to lend my helping hand of those who need more and better special care (Donley & Wright, 2012). This program is for anyone that is mentally ill but mostly for those are abandoned by love ones because they are different and don’t have any time to understand their problems so they are put on the streets. Statistics show that patients are stretching worldwide from classification of rich and poor. Around 70% of mentally ill people came from poor families (Donley & Wright, 2012). This program will also aim to help people who have lost their jobs and have had some issues of dealing with their loss. This program will consist of 150 to 200 patients. Their duties will be regular as if they were at home alone. There will be cooking, cleaning, and working outside the…...

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