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Involuntary Psychiatric Evaluations

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When it comes to children, Florida's law regarding involuntary commitments for psychiatric treatment is applied inconsistently.
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Data shows children who are committed under the Baker Act often are referred by school officials. School shootings and other incidents have placed more pressure on officials to intervene.

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