Mental Health Privilege

Most mental health advocates are not enthusiastic about raising awareness of the plight of the severely and chronically mentally ill. The “bad people” of Patton Hospital are not there because they are guilty of a crime, but mostly because they have been found legally incapable of committing a crime because of their mental illness.

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