Showing the Video

There are two ways to watch "Stopping the Revolving Door":

  • From the Internet: Stream the video from any computer with an Internent connection. Click here to watch the video now.

  • From DVD: Request a FREE DVD from the Treatment Advocacy Center by sending an email. Be sure to supply your mailing address.

How to Promote a Showing

If you are screening the video at a public event, use our Media Kit to publicize the showing with local media.

How to Put the Video to Work

  • Advocates for AOT - Send a link or the DVD along with a description of your own experience or support for assisted outpatient treatment to lawmakers and other officials in a position to enact or implement AOT legistlation

  • NAMI affliates and other community groups - Show the documentary as the centerpiece of a regular meeting or special event. Following the showing with commentary from a local judge, mental health provider or consumer with experience in assisted treatment and/or with a discussion

  • Law enforcement - Incoporate the video in training and/or morning roll call to acquaint officers with the civil alternative of court-ordered outpatient treatment and how it can reduce demands on law enforcement

  • Judges - View the documentary to see and hear how one court successfully uses assisted outpatient treatment to stop the revolving door of illness, arrest and incarceration

  • Elected officials and mental health professionals - Watch the video to see first-hand accounts of the impact of AOT on consumers, families and communities.

  • Families - Watch the video to familiarize yourself with the option of court-ordered treatment in the community