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Study: Mental Illness and Violence: Is there a Relationship Beyond Substance Abuse?

In this study, the authors show a relationship between mental illness and  violence. “[T]here is a statistically significant, yet modest relationship between serious mental illness (within 12 months) and violence, and a stronger relationship between serious mental illness with substance use disorder and violence.”

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