Category Archive: webinar

Mar 16

Register for Webinar: Strategies for Improving Law Enforcement Responses to People with Behavioral Health Conditions

Hosted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s GAINS Center for Behavioral Health and Justice Transformation In the course of their work as first responders, police officers routinely encounter people with mental illnesses and/or substance use disorders. However, many officers lack training in responding to mental health crises and considering options other than a hospital emergency …

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Mar 06

Register for Webinar: Overcoming Cultural and Service Gaps for Members of Tribal Communities in the Criminal Justice System

Hosted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Members of tribal communities who are dealing with behavioral health issues are often incarcerated rather than receiving recovery-oriented services in their communities. Frequently, this lack of access can be attributed to cultural and service gaps that exist between tribal-delivered services and services available outside the …

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