Working with People with Mental Illness Involved in the Criminal Justice System: What Mental Health Services Providers Need to Know
Author(s): Jackie Massaro
Teaser: This guide seeks to assist service providers working within and across the mental health and criminal justice systems by exploring three primary questions: (1) who are providers serving?, (2) what should providers know about the criminal justice system?, and (3) how can mental health providers work together with criminal justice professionals to best meet the needs of persons with mental illness in the criminal justice system?
Link: http://www.gainscenter.samhsa.gov/pdfs/jail_diversion/Massaro.pdf | PDF - 2.29MB
Date retrieved: 3/23/11
Year published: 2004
Resource type: PDF