4154.0 Mental Health and Criminal Justice

Tuesday, November 6, 2007: 12:30 PM
Results of studies addressing a broad range of issues related to mental illness and crimial justicewill be presented by leading experts in the field.
Session Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant (learner) will be able to identify current, leading issues related to mental illness and criminal justice.

12:30 PM
Mental health and treatment services in juvenile correctional facilities
Elizabeth Lloyd McGarvey, EdD and Dennis Waite, PhD
12:50 PM
Trajectories of criminal justice involvement among a state mental health agency's clientele: Findings from a 10-Year cohort study
William H. Fisher, PhD, Steven M. Banks, PhD, Kristen Roy-Bujnowski, MS, Jonathan Clayfield, MA, Albert J. Grudzinskas, JD and Nancy Wolff, PhD
1:30 PM
Criminalization Hypothesis: An Historical Policy Analysis
Melissa Schaefer Morabito, PhD and Jeff Draine, PhD

See individual abstracts for presenting author's disclosure statement and author's information.

Organized by: Mental Health
Endorsed by: Socialist Caucus

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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