Jails in the U.S. have increasingly become holding cells for people suffering from mental illness despite the fact that the vast majority pose no threat to public safety. We get an update on new efforts to keep people with mental illness out of jail and into treatment.
George Washington University in Washington, D.C. has just established a center to fund programs which educate medical professionals about the role of spiritual and religious concerns in health care. Diane and her guests talk about the latest findings on the link between health and spirituality.
- Dr. Richard Sloan of Columbia University
- Dr. Christina Puchalski director, George Washington Institute for Spirituality and Health
- Dr. Herbert Benson co-author
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