Atmore Advance –

This is the second article in a series about mental health in Escambia County. The last article shined a light on this county’s high mental health commitments. Last year, Escambia County had 133 people committed, meaning one person is committed for every 285 people. Jefferson County, a county 17 times the size of Escambia, had 240 people committed last year. That means one person is committed for every 2,745 people. Read full article

Lots of mental commitments, but what’s the process?