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Mentally Ill in Corrections - Treatment

  • Evidence-Based Practices (EBPs) Resources

    The GAINS Center focuses on expanding access to services for people with mental and/or substance use disorders who come into contact with the justi

  • Critical Connections Getting People Leaving Prison and Jail the Mental Health Care and Substance Use Treatment They Need (2017)

    A discussion paper that identifies key questions and issues every policymaker should consider when seeking to help people leaving prison and jail c

  • All Studies on Assisted Outpatient Treatment (AOT) in Multiple States and in Counties of Different Size Show it Works (2015)

    AOT is a court order that requires certain persons with serious mental illness to stay in mandated and monitored treatment as a condition for livin

  • Massachusetts Community Justice Workshop Report (2016)

    This report provides a summary of the Community Justice Workshop,using Sequential Intercept Mapping, held for the Lawrence District Court jurisdi
  • How Many Incarcerated Individuals Received Psychotropic Medication in California Jails: 2012­-2017 (2018)

    This policy brief uses data from the Board of State and Community Corrections (BSCC) to estimate the number of jail inmates who receive psychotro
  • Improving Responses to People Who Have Co-occurring Mental Illnesses and Substance Use Disorders in Jails (2020)

    People with co-occurring mental illnesses and substance use disorders—also known simply as co-occurring disorders—have complex needs that require i