Turning Point fills void for mental health residents in crisis

Every month in Sacramento County, more than 1,600 children and adults land in a hospital emergency room because of mental health issues; those patients are generally referred to a psychiatric hospital for a two week stay and released once again, usually beginning the pattern once again. Sacramento County is hoping Turning Point, a crisis residential program that has had a successful track record, both nationally and locally will patients feel like themselves again.
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