Collaborations between criminal justice and mental health systems for prisoner reentry.

@article{Wilson2006CollaborationsBC,
  title={Collaborations between criminal justice and mental health systems for prisoner reentry.},
  author={Amy Blank Wilson and Jeffrey N. Draine},
  journal={Psychiatric services},
  year={2006},
  volume={57 6},
  pages={875-8}
}
OBJECTIVE This study assessed reentry programs throughout the nation for people with mental illness who were leaving prisons or jails and developed a classification of service strategies based on practices that are emerging in the field in response to this need. METHODS A national survey identified service strategies that assist people who are incarcerated in prisons or jail and have a mental illness reenter the community. Data were used to develop a typology of reentry service strategies… CONTINUE READING