Behavioral Health Alerts

2021 Newsletters

January 15The Crisis Care Continuum: Resources for Judges During and After the COVID-19 Pandemic
January 4National Judicial Task Force to Examine State Courts’ Response to Mental Illness

2020 Newsletters

December 15Opioid Crisis: The State Court Perspective
December 1New Criminal Justice Community of Practice Opportunity:  Building a Competent Crisis Care System at Intercepts 0-1
November 16Are Courts Designed to Handle Mental Health Issues?
November 2Illinois Supreme Court and Partners Seek Solutions To Mental Health Concerns in IDOC
October 15The work of the National Judicial Task Force to Examine State Courts’ Response to Mental Illness is underway!
October 1Illinois Virtual Summit - Session 1 Resources Available
September 15Behavioral Health and the Courts
September 1Peer Support Roles Across the Sequential Intercept Model
August 17Supporting Vulnerable Populations: Civil Interventions and Diversion for Those with Mental Illness
August 3State Courts’ Responsibility to Convene, Collaborate and Identify Individuals Across Systems
July 14Addressing Court Workplace Mental Health and Well-Being Webinar
July 1Co-Chairs Named to Lead Task Force on Improving State Court Responses to People with Mental Health Issues
June 15National Judicial Task Force to Examine State Courts’ Response to Mental Illness Established
June 1Washington District and Municipal Judges receive Virtual Training on Mental Illness
May 18Corrections Checklist Helps Support Reentry during Pandemic
May 1 NCSC Offers “Virtual Doctor Is In” Sessions
April 16The Future is Now to Decriminalize Mental Illness
April 2Upcoming on PBS: The Definition of Insanity
March 23CCJ/COSCA Southern Region and New Mexico Summits are postponed due to COVID- 19
March 4Pima County (Tucson Arizona) Leading Change Workshop Focused on Crisis Resources and Diversion
February 10What do Court Leaders Need to Know About Medicaid Opportunities and Improving Outcomes?
January 21Mental Health Facts in Brief – New Educational Series available!