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Summary Of Swartz's Suicide

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This journal was posted by the American Journal of Psychiatry in order to prove the link between mentally ill people not taking their medicine, but rather using drugs, and the correlation of these factors to violence. Swartz claims that people who are mentally unstable in addition to abusing drugs would be more likely to partake in violent crimes. Swartz conducted a study in order to prove his claims. In his study, 331 people were studied through interviews, conversations with family members. Swartz also looked into the individuals’ mental health background to find any violent acts done within 4 months of being hospitalized for their illness. From this research study, it was found that substance abuse, along with mental illness often result
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