Understanding and Responding to the Mentally-Ill Offender – San Mateo
This course meets the BSCC Mental Health Grant Requirement


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: Retired Chief Robert Ochs & Chief 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: San Mateo, CA

STC Certification: 4 STC Hours (Cert # Pending) 

Snacks will be provided

Registration Link: http://www.cvent.com/d/shqbpv