U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.

Dot gov

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.

Https

Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Turning One-Off Programs into Systems-Wide Behavioral Health Diversion

Event Dates
Eastern
Location
Online

This webinar will describe key components to developing a systems-wide behavioral health diversion strategy. It will focus on the fundamental agencies within the criminal justice system that can lead the implementation of diversion interventions, with the goal of diverting people with behavioral health needs from the justice system and into community-based treatment and support services.

The webinar will also feature speakers from Fulton County, GA, who will describe diversion interventions implemented in Fulton County and the city of Atlanta. Speakers:

  • Kristin Stoycheff Schillig, Court Support Manager II, Office of the Court Administrator, Atlanta Judicial Circuit, Superior Court of Fulton County
  • Moki Macias, Executive Director, Atlanta/Fulton County Pre-Arrest Diversion Initiative
  • Reinette Arnold, Community Collaborator, Behavioral Health Link
  • Sheila Tillman, Senior Policy Analyst, CSG Justice Center

Event Type
Webinar
Event Option(s)
Live, Online
Sponsor(s) / Host(s)
The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center, Bureau of Justice Assistance
Contact
Register online
Date Created: September 23, 2020