This brief from the American Probation and Parole Association and the Council of State Governments addresses the misperceptions around information sharing between health service providers and criminal justice agencies.
Mental Health Publications
This resource tool from JBS International, Inc., and Georgetown University National Technical Assistance Center for Children’s Mental Health provides information on existing research, knowledge, practices, and approaches that are effective in addressing trauma.
This tip sheet from the National Juvenile Justice Network and Safely Home Campaign discusses the fundamental characteristics of effective community-based supervision programs, including being evidence-based, using a strength-based/positive youth development approach, having court accountability and family engagement elements, using follow-up […]
This publication by the American Probation and Parole Association and Council of State Governments provides guidance for implementing a privacy framework for sharing confidential health information between corrections agencies and health care providers.
This resource package from the Mental Health and Juvenile Justice Collaborative for Change provides information on the prevalence, identification, and treatment of co-occurring disorders among youth involved with the juvenile justice system.
This report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration provides policymakers with essential information about treatment service expenditures for mental health disorders and substance use disorders, sources of financing, and estimated spending trends from 2010–2020.
This report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration provides guidelines for clinicians to address the needs of men with substance use disorders who are in recovery.
This report from the U.S. Accountability Office provides information on Medicaid eligibility, including eligibility for a proportion of individuals under correctional supervision.
This report is a summary of the discussions held at the Large Jail Network meeting hosted by the National Institute of Corrections.
This report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health and Services Administration provides an overview of behavioral health in the United States, with data provided by the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health.