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 man accused of shooting two New Hampshire police officers in 2016 was sentenced Thursday to at least five years in a psychiatric institution after he pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.
21 to 25 years in a psychiatric institution - the maximum punishment possible, according to the Associated Press.
After years of abuse culminated in an attempt to commit suicide, he was committed to a psychiatric institution.
Bring Back the Psychiatric Institutions According to the National Rifle Association (NRA), in this country of lawful or would-be illegal events, the only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun and in the would-be principle of controlled social events, the only way to stop a bad schizophrenic, at large, is a dogging licensed social worker from a psychiatric institution.
Starring Jack Nicholson, it tells of a brash rebel who is admitted to a psychiatric institution and takes on the bullying head nurse.
SILVER LININGS PLAYBOOK 9pm, Film4 A teacher is committed to a psychiatric institution after battering his wife's lover.
The area was London's first municipal burial ground and was named after the nearby Bethlem Royal Hospital or "Bedlam" -- the world's oldest psychiatric institution, which became a byword for all mental institutions and has since relocated outside London.
I think the closest I've ever come to being committed to a psychiatric institution was on a journey to the Lake District in which the only thing that would keep my then 18-month-old baby boy settled and quiet - at least enough for me to concentrate on the M6 in rush hour - was repeated plays of a tune called The Animal Boogie.
The first of these, by Diego Vitali, describes an attempt to work phenomenologically in a psychiatric institution.
And just how we became the kind of country that can drug a pregnant Italian visitor, violently drag her off to a psychiatric institution because she had a bipolar episode, drug her again in order to cut open her belly when she was just seven months gone and steal her unborn child.
Anxiety has become the mental illness of our age and the world's oldest psychiatric institution treats the most severe cases.
MOSKOVA (CyHAN)- Up to 37 people died when a fire gutted a psychiatric institution Friday morning outside the central Russian city of Veliky Novgorod, according to officials.

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