Contact Mental Health Staff

The Council of State Governments Justice Center is a policy organization that offers non-partisan recommendations and consensus-driven strategies to local, state, and federal governments on criminal justice issues. The Criminal Justice/Mental Health Consensus Project is a project of the Council of State Governments Justice Center.

Inquiries about the Criminal Justice/Mental Health Consensus Project or other CSG Justice Center mental health-related work can be directed to:
Council of State Governments Justice Center
22 Cortlandt St., 22nd Floor
New York, NY 10007
Phone: (212) 482-2320
Fax: (212) 482-2344

Behavioral Health Division management team:
Alex Blandford, Deputy Program Director
Richard Cho, Division Director
Kati Habert, Deputy Program Director
Cynthea Kimmelman-DeVries, Deputy Program Director
Gerard R. Murphy, Program Director, Law Enforcement
Sarah Wurzburg, Grantee Technical Assistance Manager

The Mental Health Program does not provide direct services, legal services, or legal advice.