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Mentally Ill in Corrections - Pretrial

Emptying the 'New Asylums': A Beds Capacity Model to Reduce Mental Illness Behind Bars (2017)

Reports the findings of a mathematical model built to project whether relatively modest selected changes to the status quo could break this logjam. Data from five sample states were used to model the effect of three specific changes.

First-Episode Incarceration: Creating a Recovery-Informed Framework for Integrated Mental Health and Criminal Justice Responses

This report outlines an integrated framework that encourages mental health and criminal justice fields to collaborate when developing programs.

Improving Responses to People with Mental Illnesses at the Pretrial Stage: Essential Elements

This report introduces essential elements for responding to people with mental illnesses at pretrial, including decisions for pretrial release.

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