Event Calendar

Thursday, September 6, 2018

Special Management of Offenders Who Have Mental Health Issues: Legal Trends and Liability Webinar

Start Date: 9/6/2018 2:00 PM EDT
End Date: 9/6/2018 3:30 PM EDT


Organization Name: American Jail Association

Contact:
American Jail Association
Email: training@aja.org
Phone: 301-790-3930

One of the biggest challenges for those working in 21st century corrections is how to safely manage noncompliant offenders who suffer from mental health issues. This webinar focuses on litigation that has been filed against correctional facilities regarding the placement of these inmates into segregation and the national trends on this issue. Strategies for improving communication among mental health and uniformed staff is also explored as well as alternative sanctions and behavior treatment plans.