Sen. Claire Ayer said she was disappointed with Retreat officials for not being more forthcoming in public testimony about a series of events on the adolescent unit.
Department of Mental Health
Special Report: Two suicide attempts highlight troubles at the Brattleboro Retreat, raise doubts about state oversight
Less than one month after the commissioner of Mental Health resigned, the department’s medical director is following suit. These two blows have hit the Vermont Department of Mental Health during a vulnerable time, while it is in the middle of revamping how psychiatric care is provided in Vermont. When Tropical Storm Irene damaged the Vermont […]