The Case of Otty Sanchez Exposes Holes in Texas' Mental Health Care System

The Texas Observer | January 21, 2010
Andrea Sanchez was suffering from postpartum psychosis, a rare but severe form of postpartum depression. Sanchez had been enduring a mental-health crisis for at least a week, but when she reached out for help—like so many Texans with severe mental illness—she was left to fend for herself.

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