The Patients' Rights Services ensures the rights of mental health consumers are known and observed by:
Providing information/education to consumers regarding their rights
Investigating/resolving complaints about patients' rights violations
Monitoring programs/facilities for compliance with laws
Providing training and consultation to providers and staff.
Mental Health Consumers
People with mental disabilities retain all rights, privileges, opportunities, and responsibilities of other citizens, unless specifically limited by federal or state law or regulation.
An advocate is available to help consumers: