Understanding and Responding to the Mentally-Ill Offender – Sacramento
This course meets the BSCC Mental Health Grant Requirement - CLASS FULL
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.
Instructors: Robert Ochs & Mary Butler
Cost: $75 ($50 STC Tuition + $25.00 Registration Fee)
*STC Tuition of $50 can be applied to the BSCC Mental Health Grant.
Location: Sacramento, CA
STC Certification: 4 STC Hours (Cert # Pending)
Snacks will be provided
Registration Link: http://www.cvent.com/d/fnqnbs (Class Full but you may register for waitlist)