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Seclusion and Restraint
WRAP and Recovery Books, Peach Press and Mary Ellen Copeland PhD oppose the use of restraints (physical and chemical), body bags of any kind, straight jackets, and other devices that restrict movement, forced seclusion, chemical restraint, full body searches include body cavity searches and torture of any kind, the use of tasers and force or coersion as treatment for emotional distress and supports outlawing the use of these methods by national and international law.