The criminal/legal experiences of individuals with mental illness along the sequential intercept model: an eight-site study
Source: Criminal Justice and Behavior Journal
Resource Type: Documents and Publications
Focus Population: People in Recovery from Substance Use, People with Criminal Justice System Involvement, People with Serious Mental Illness (SMI)
Topics: Criminal or Juvenile Justice System, Recovery from Mental Health or Substance Use Disorders, Suicide Prevention
Despite the establishment of diversion programs individuals with Serious Mental Illnesses continue to experience incarceration. The authors use the Sequential Intercept Model to conduct an 8 site study, following individuals going through different points of the intercept model.