4136.0 Mental health courts: Design and outcomes

Tuesday, October 30, 2012: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Designing More Effective Mental Health Courts
Lisa Callahan, PhD and Henry Steadman, PhD
Effects of brief incarcerations on jail diversion outcomes for people with serious mental illness
Allison G. Robertson, PhD, MPH, Marvin S. Swartz, MD, Hsiu-Ju Lin, PhD, Linda K. Frisman, PhD and John Petrila, JD, LLM
Effects of a family dependency treatment court on child welfare reunification, time to permanency and re-entry rates
Emmeline Chuang, PhD, Kathleen Moore, PhD, Blake Barrett, MSPH and M. Scott Young, PhD
Improving the Impacts of Mental Health Courts
Gary Cuddeback, PhD and Joseph Morrissey, PhD

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Organized by: Mental Health

CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH) , Masters Certified Health Education Specialist (MCHES)

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