Shock Therapy is Still Legal. It's Time to #StopTheShock. – Rooted in Rights

Shock Therapy is Still Legal. It’s Time to #StopTheShock.
Thursday, August 2, 2018

The Judge Rotenberg Center, an educational and residential facility in Canton, Massachusetts, says it has a “near zero rejection policy,” accepting autistic people and those with developmental disabilities and mental health conditions whose families say they have nowhere else to go — “emotionally disturbed students with conduct, behavior, emotional, and/or psychiatric problems.” The facility claims to provide residents with opportunities to pursue “healthy growth and development,” but one [...]

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