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County, state see a rise in children committed for mental-health evaluations

County, state see a rise in children committed for mental-health evaluations

The Ledger

"... The number of children in Florida and Polk County who are being involuntarily committed to a mental-health facility under the Baker Act has risen sharply, data with the Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute at the University of South Florida shows... [More]