Category: Mental Health Court

Jul 25

New Florida Tech Study Finds Mental Health Court Curbs Recidivism

Florida Institute of Technology A new study from Florida Institute of Technology has found that criminal defendants who graduated from mental health court demonstrated substantially reduced re-arrest rates a full three years following their release, the longest period of post-program behavior examined in a published study involving mental health courts and the clearest indicator yet …

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Jun 13

Advancing Justice: National Association of Drug Court Professionals (NADCP) Annual Training Conference

This year’s NADCP conference will offer over 30 tracks and hundreds of sessions, and provide training on critical topics affecting family, youth, tribal, drug, DWI, mental health, and veterans treatment courts. The Judges’ and Psychiatrists’ Leadership Initiative will provide a training at the conference, and CSG Justice Center staff will facilitate the Mental Health and …

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