Mental Health in Jail
Two people are interviewed. One is in charge of Alameda County’s mental health program in the jails. The other is a former inmate who has turned her life around. Taped September 17, 2008
Notes on music and art:
The composer of the music and the painters of the pictures used in the show lived with serious mental health problems.
Promenade from Pictures at an Exhibition by Modest Mussorgsky
The Parable of the Good Samaritan by Francesco Bassano
Old Man in Sorrow by Vincent van Gogh
The Erythraean Sibyl (Sistine Chapel) by Michelangelo
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