Live Webinar: Understanding and Responding to the Mentally-Ill Offender
This class will present on overview of mental health issues, including diagnosis, psychopharmacology, and dangerousness, as well as how mental illness has increasingly become a justice system problem. We will discuss research-based approaches to effective supervision of mentally-ill offenders, including the role of the probation officer, and responding to individuals suffering from specific disorders.
This course meets the BSCC Mental Health JAG Funding Requirement.
Instructor: Retired Chief Mary Butler & Retired Chief Robert Ochs
Cost: $75.00 (BSCC Mental Health JAG Fund)
STC certification: 04453482 (4 credits)
Platform: Zoom Webinar
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