Enough is Enough: End Unnecessary Restraint and Seclusion Now

By |2019-08-22T06:49:30-04:00September 16th, 2015|Categories: child advocate, mental health, Restraint and Seclusion|Tags: , , , , |

This week, the Office of the Child Advocate (OCA) released videos of children being restrained and placed in seclusion at the Connecticut Juvenile Training School (CJTS), the state’s locked facility for boys, and the Pueblo unit at Riverview Hospital, the state’s locked facility for girls. The videos are a disturbing reminder of how our state fails some of our most vulnerable children