Detention figures highlight ‘worrying’ ethnic disparity
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Detention figures highlight ‘worrying’ ethnic disparity

Alarming divergence between BME and white people’s experience

The number of people detained under the Mental Health Act in England has risen again this year, according to figures for NHS Digital.

Mental Health Practice. 21, 3, 6-6. doi: 10.7748/mhp.21.3.6.s2

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