Todd Walker reported on an interesting story yesterday--Litttleton, Colorado police issued a safety alert because a man with a mental illness had threatened to "shoot up" a hospital and a Target store. The police did not take him into custody because they felt his threats were not specific enough.
I was interviewed for the story, talking about the need to balance a patient's privacy with the protection of the public.
Here is the video:
Thanks for watching-- Max Wachtel, Ph.D.