Resource Summary Page
Resource Name: Mental Disability Rights International (MDRI)
Country of Origin: USA
Address: 1156 15th Street NW, Suite 1001
State or Province: DC
ZIP or Postal Code: 20005
Telephone: +1 202 296 0800
Fax: +1 202 728 3053
Site Summary: Established in 1993, MDRI documents conditions, publishes reports on human rights enforcement, and promotes international oversight of the rights of people with mental disabilities.
This page includes a two-year study which details the abuse and torture suffered by patients of mental hospitals and other facilities for the mentally disabled in Turkey. Also discussed are the International laws established to govern and prevent such deplorable activities.
Disability Association(s): Mental Health Disabilities
Internet Location: http://www.mdri.org/
Internet Resource Type: Web site
Resource Type: Mental Health
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