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February 17, 1997 | FRED ALVAREZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
There is little left of the clinical research unit at Camarillo State Hospital that reshaped the world of psychiatric care. Nothing that hints at the work that propelled the treatment of mental illness out of the dark ages of asylums and lobotomies into an era of wonder drugs for schizophrenia and other disorders.
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February 17, 1997 | FRED ALVAREZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
There is little left of the clinical research unit at Camarillo State Hospital that reshaped the world of psychiatric care. Nothing that hints at the work that propelled the treatment of mental illness out of the dark ages of asylums and lobotomies into an era of wonder drugs for schizophrenia and other disorders.
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March 28, 1997 | FRED ALVAREZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With the closure of Camarillo State Hospital only three months away, advocates for the institution have filed a lawsuit in an effort to block the shutdown and prevent the hospital's nearly 700 patients from being funneled to other facilities starting next month.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 17, 1997 | FRED ALVAREZ and VIRGINIA ELLIS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The transfer of patients out of Camarillo State Hospital into community homes will soon come under scrutiny as Gov. Pete Wilson launches a statewide probe into allegations that many of California's most severely developmentally disabled residents are receiving substandard care in such facilities.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
May 17, 1997 | FRED ALVAREZ and VIRGINIA ELLIS, TIMES STAFF WRITERS
The transfer of patients out of Camarillo State Hospital into community homes will soon come under scrutiny as Gov. Pete Wilson launches a statewide probe into allegations that many of California's most severely developmentally disabled residents are receiving substandard care in such facilities.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
March 28, 1997 | FRED ALVAREZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
With the closure of Camarillo State Hospital only three months away, advocates for the institution have filed a lawsuit in a move to block the shutdown and prevent the hospital's nearly 700 patients from being funneled to other facilities starting next month.
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December 28, 1989 | WILLIAM OVEREND, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The 11 schizophrenic patients in the special research unit at Camarillo State Hospital were having a party. They chatted among themselves and with the hospital staff over lunch. When the meal was finished, one played the piano while the others sang some songs. Nine months earlier, the scene would have been inconceivable. These patients, all suffering from severe schizophrenia, had been among the most heavily medicated in Camarillo's mentally ill population. But the medicine wasn't helping them.
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
February 16, 1997 | FRED ALVAREZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
There is little left of the clinical research unit at Camarillo State Hospital that reshaped the world of psychiatric care. Nothing here that hints at the work that helped propel the treatment of mental illness out of the dark ages of asylums and lobotomies into an era of wonder drugs for schizophrenia and other disorders.
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