Losing Christopher

Number 20233
Subject Mental Health
Source Oregonian (Portland, Ore.)
State Oregon
Year 1999
Publication Date October 24, 25, 26, 1999
Summary The Oregonian's three-day series on 14-year-old Christopher Hutchinson, whose "mental illness is so severe his family fears he will hurt someone, but his care falls through the cracks of the state mental health system."
Category Contest Entry
Pages 19
Keywords mental health;mentally ill children;Oregon;state mental health system;juvenile justice system;youth prisons;juvenile violence;Oregon Youth Authority
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