These proceedings highlight what happened at the Large Jail Network Meeting September 6-7, 2017.
Meeting the Challenge in Correctional Mental Health Care: The Prison Experience [Videoconference Held June 19, 2002]
Information that ensures continuity of care and adequate treatment for mentally ill offenders for partnerships is provided.
This report gives a broad overview of selected current and anticipated trends. It can used by corrections professional to inform their work.
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 report introduces essential elements for responding to people with mental illnesses at pretrial, including decisions for pretrial release.
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.
The webinar focuses on adapting Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) to fit the needs of the juvenile justice population with mental health disorders.
What Are Drug Courts? The Most Effective Justice Strategy Addressing the Drug-Addicted and Mentally Ill
This website describes drug courts: how they work, who is eligible, types courts, what they do and provides current headlines on drug courts.
Results from key data and interviews provide recommendations for reducing offenders with behavioral health disorders cycling in and out of jail.
This report is the first examination of the use of force against inmates with mental disabilities in jails and prisons across the United States.