Jensen Settlement (METO Class Action Suit) Federal Class Action lawsuit against the Department of Human Services filed on behalf of clients who had been subjected to seclusion or restraint
Just Plain Wrong (PDF) - 2008 OMHDD public report detailing excessive use of restraints and law enforcement style devices at Minnesota Extended Treatment Program
Why Do We Wait? A Mental Health Report (PDF) - 1999 OMHDD discusses the need for early intervention mental health services
Civil Commitment Documents, Reporting and Fact Sheets
Medical Alerts, Bulletins and Updates
Reporting Death and Serious Injury Forms
Disclaimer About Language
Documents included in some of these documents may contain language reflective of history that is now out of date and is now considered offensive. The following terms may be found in the attached documents: Crippled, Deformed, Defective, Epileptic, Feeble-Minded, Idiotic, Imbeciles, Insane, Mental Retardation, Mentally Deficient and Weak-minded.