psychiatric hospital

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Noun1.psychiatric hospital - a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced personpsychiatric hospital - a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person
hospital, infirmary - a health facility where patients receive treatment
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A tabloid report that emerged earlier this week claimed that Cyrus' family wanted to admit her to a psych ward in order to save her marriage to Liam Hemsworth, who's already at his wit's end because of Cyrus' return to her old wild ways.
But he feels if he can convince Addie to help him escape the psych ward and get to San Juan Island, everything will be okay.
6 in the Owen Theatre with the co-premiere -- with Los Angeles' Center Theatre Group -- of Lucas Hnath's "Dana H," the true story of a psych ward chaplain who was held hostage for five months by an ex-convict patient.
NEIGHBOURS Sonya decides to visit Andrea on the psych ward to convince her to sign custody of Hugo over to Toadie.
The usual happens, with Myers -- a physically more menacing version played by wrestler Tyler Mane -- escaping the psych ward and seeking out Strode years later.
The Predator blends humour and heart as it explores two broken families: one, a group of self-proclaimed 'Loonies' -- psychologically damaged veterans bound for a military psych ward -- and the other is the McKennas, a military family that's fallen apart for a host of reasons.
He sends them to his son, but then he gets arrested and sent to a military psych ward for some evaluation, partly because the government is trying to keep the Predators under wraps.
"It wasn't that this film sent me to a psych ward, I just have a lot of feelings."
D left peacefully and was admitted to the local psych ward. D was institutionalized for 72 hours at which time the psychiatrist reluctantly determined D appeared normal and was released.
Worried that her accident was intentional, doctors keep Sadie in the psych ward of the hospital where she is forced to confront the truth of her relationship with George--the boy that only she sees.
But a new report from NW claimed that the "Troy" star threatened Jolie to commit to a psych ward.
Walter, meanwhile, is locked up in a high-security psych ward, having been caught shoving a woman back into the coffin he'd held her in for two years.