Articles From Susan O’Neal

Mental illness and parenting By Susan O’Neal Mental Health Law, October 2018 The recently-decided case In re K.E.S. makes clear that the fact that a parent may be living with a serious mental illness does not mean that this parent is unfit or unable to parent their children.
The living room alternative to ER visits for mentally ill patients in crisis By Susan O’Neal Mental Health Law, December 2015 As lawyers, we should be interested in the Living Room concept because it potentially represents the most humane and least restrictive means of defusing a mental health crisis.

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