Laura Cain, J.D., is a supervising attorney at the Maryland Disability Law Center, the Protection and Advocacy Center for Individuals with a Mental Illness. Laura focuses her work on systemic issues, using both litigation and legislative advocacy tools. Laura's goals are to protect individuals from further harm in State psychiatric hospitals, with a particular emphasis on the eliminating the continuing harm to trauma survivors by the psychiatric system. Laura is also dedicated to eliminating forced psychiatric treatment, eliminating the use of restraint and seclusion, expanding access to housing that is separate from "treatment," and to expanding access to non-traditional or alternative supports.
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