By Laura Usher, CIT Program Manager
If you have existing partnerships with your local police, court personnel or other criminal justice leaders, they can be powerful allies in fighting for mental health services in your community. Consider tapping these relationships when you are advocating for mental health funding with state and local policymakers.
When it comes to keeping people with mental illness out of jail, some interventions are more effective than others.
A Q&A with former firefighter and EMT Bryan Sanderson, who helps law enforcement understand what it’s like to experience psychosis.
On May 30, the nation’s largest gathering of veterans’ treatment court professionals kicks off in Nashville, Tenn.