Title

Jail Mental Health Services

Publication Date

2007

Document Type

Book Chapter

Abstract

Provides information on the forensic social work issues encountered on a daily basis, such as: prevention of prisoner sudden deaths; expert witness testimony in child welfare and women battering; treating dually diagnosed adolescents; jail mental health services for adults; drug courts and PTSD in inmates with substance abuse histories; and more.

Publication Title

Handbook of Forensic Mental Health With Victims and Offenders: Assessment, Treatment, and Research

First Page

425

Last Page

444