This webinar provides a foundation for developing a self-contained model to meet the needs of cognitively impaired inmates while others gain skills.
Review of the Literature on Jail Diversion Programs and Summary Recommendations for the Establishment of a Mental Health Court and Crisis Center within Douglas County, Kansas
New and modified diversion strategies have also been implemented in the last 15 years.
This article addresses confabulation: whereby the individual unintentionally distorts or fabricates imaginary events without intent to deceive or lie.
This report examines how one jurisdiction, Bernalillo County, New Mexico, has taken extraordinary steps to address this challenge by ensuring Medicaid eligibility for detained youth and establishing a licensed, free-standing community mental health clinic adjacent to it detention facility.
This NCTSN website provides resources to help juvenile justice professionals understand and provide trauma-focused services to these youth.
Opportunities for Information Sharing to Enhance Health and Public Safety Outcomes: A Report by the Criminal Justice and Health Collaboration Project, Version 1
This report identifies 34 potential information exchanges and provides a blueprint for implementing effective justice-health information exchanges.
This website provides access to the presentation slides.
The Effects of Solitary Confinement: Commentary on One Year Longitudinal Study of the Psychological Effects of Administrative Segregation
Research report done by the Colorado Department of Corrections and the University of Colorado's Department of Psychology concerning the effects of solitary confinement.
Improving the Response to Offenders with Mental Illness Through Mental Health and Criminal Justice Collaboration
Proceedings are provided from two days of hearings regarding mentally ill offenders.
These proceedings highlight what happened at the Large Jail Network Meeting July 2004.