Dr. Virginia Aldige Hiday

Distinguished Professor Of Sociology
(919)515-9007
ginnie_aldige@ncsu.edu
http://sa.ncsu.edu/s&a/faculty/aldige/aldige.html

Medical sociology, mental health and the law; mental health courts; criminalization of mental illness; criminality of persons with mental illness; mental health services; coerced psychiatric treatment; dangerousness; violence and victimization of persons with mental illness. Out-patient commitment, civil commitment, involuntary hospitalization. Health care reform.

Areas of Expertise
Health Care Reform
Medical Sociology
Sociology and Anthropology

Colleges
CHASS