The Resource "Chained like prisoners" : abuses against people with psychosocial disabilities in Somaliland, [Laetitia Bader]

"Chained like prisoners" : abuses against people with psychosocial disabilities in Somaliland, [Laetitia Bader]

Label
"Chained like prisoners" : abuses against people with psychosocial disabilities in Somaliland
Title
"Chained like prisoners"
Title remainder
abuses against people with psychosocial disabilities in Somaliland
Statement of responsibility
[Laetitia Bader]
Title variation
  • Abuses against people with psychosocial disabilities in Somaliland
  • Somaliland, "chained like prisoners"
Creator
Contributor
Author
Issuing body
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Men with perceived or actual psychosocial disabilities face abusive restraints, beatings, involuntary treatment, and overcrowding in private and public health centers. Most are held against their will and have no possibility of challenging their detention. In private centers in particular, those with psychosocial disabilities face punitive and prolonged chaining, confinement, seclusion, and severe restrictions on their movement. The findings highlight the importance of mental health services in post-conflict regions. According to the World Health Organization, Somaliland has high rates of psychosocial disability
Additional physical form
Also available via the Internet.
Cataloging source
VMC
Government publication
international or intergovernmental publication
Illustrations
photographs
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
"Chained like prisoners" : abuses against people with psychosocial disabilities in Somaliland, [Laetitia Bader]
Link
http://www.hrw.org/report/2015/10/25/chained-prisoners/abuses-against-people-psychosocial-disabilities-somaliland
Publication
Note
"October 2015"--Table of contents page
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • I. Background
  • II. Abuses in Institutions
  • III. National and International Legal and Policy Framework
  • IV. Oversight and Monitoring Efforts
  • V. International Actors
  • VI. Recommendations
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
81 pages
Isbn
9781623132880
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • ocn929650912
  • (OCoLC)929650912

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