This brief covers the FEDI effort in Texas to divert youth with suspected mental health needs away from juvenile justice processing.
The Processing and Treatment of Mentally Ill Persons in the Criminal Justice System: A Scan of Practice and Background Analysis
This background analysis examines how individuals with mental illness are processed and treated in the criminal justice system.
Prisoner Reentry, Parole Violations, and the Persistence of the Surveillance State This dissertation examines how parole revocation impacts offenders' abilities to successfully reenter their communities.
This article discusses values and social structures impact correctional officer's discretionary responses concerning mentally ill inmates.
How Often and How Consistently do Symptoms Directly Precede Criminal Behavior Among Offenders With Mental Illness?
This article examines the relationship between criminal activity and the influence on it over time by mental illness.
This paper explores the use of mental health peer support services for inmates with mental illness during the re-entry process.
A collection of infographics present the activity of the National Institute of Corrections (NIC) over Fiscal Year 2013.
This website provides an overview of screening and an excellent guide describing a four phases, ten-step process.
This guide helps professional care providers and administrators understand the role of culture in the delivery of mental health and substance use services. It describes cultural competence and discusses racial, ethnic, and cultural considerations.
This report examines the available information about justifiable homicides involving the transfer of responsibility for mentally ill individuals.