mental hospital

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n mental hospital a hospital for mentally incompetent or unbalanced person
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Usage

In literature:

In 1887 the man left the hospital in Buffalo with the paralysis improved, but his mental equilibrium could be easily disturbed.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Men usually retain their ability longer, their mental alertness and hospitality.
"Why go to College? an Address" by Alice Freeman Palmer
It is not my fault that I have mentally seen a private soldier dying in hospital.
"To-morrow?" by Victoria Cross
The youngest is in the hospital for nervous and mental diseases.
"Slave Narratives: Arkansas Narratives" by Work Projects Administration
Seward said that insane people were simply those who were mentally ill, and that "Hospital" was the proper term.
"Little Journeys To the Homes of the Great, Volume 3 (of 14)" by Elbert Hubbard
During the past ten years 4,763 males and 3,747 females have been admitted into New Zealand mental hospitals.
"Venereal Diseases in New Zealand (1922)" by Committee Of The Board Of Health
The hospital for mental disorders furnishes the means of providing social as well as individual treatment.
"A Psychiatric Milestone" by Various
A frock-coated committee would gravely recommend him for treatment in the mental hospital at Essondale.
"The Hidden Places" by Bertrand W. Sinclair
Gray, Superintendent, Mental Hospital, 1924.
"Mental Defectives and Sexual Offenders" by W. H. Triggs, Donald McGavin, Frederick Truby King, J. Sands Elliot, Ada G. Patterson, C.E. Matthews and J. Beck
His mental disturbance soon cleared up, and on admission to the hospital he was absolutely free from any psychotic manifestations.
"Studies in Forensic Psychiatry" by Bernard Glueck
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In news:

The Ohio Department of Mental Health plans to build a state psychiatric hospital in Cleveland's Midtown neighborhood.
Efforts to prepare land in Cleveland's Midtown area for a state mental hospital are underway.
A China Dissident's Ordeal: Back to the Mental Hospital .
NEW JERSEY DAILY BRIEFING;Dedication for Mental Hospital .
Madonna Stalker Robert Dewey Hoskins Escapes Mental Hospital .
The hearing may determine whether to eventually free him from a mental hospital.
A mental hospital could be coming to College Station.
It's the sequel to a previous book, Get Well Soon, in which the teenage Bloom 's depression lands her for a few weeks in a mental hospital.
Regions Hospital's brand new mental health care facility is open.
Canadian doctor who stabbed his children freed from mental hospital.
Canadian doctor who stabbed his children freed from mental hospital.
Lack of concentration is a common complaint of perimenopausal women, says Dr Kimberly Pearson, a psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital's Center for Women's Mental Health.
The 1975 drama, which won the top five awards at the Oscars, stars Jack Nicholson as a mental-hospital patient who leads a revolt against the hardened Nurse Ratched.
The mental hospital where "One Flew Over Cuckoo 's Nest" was filmed is seeking survivors of 3,500 former patients and inmates.
USC students discuss mental hospital's campus.
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