NAMI News

Help Not Handcuffs: Mental Health Emergencies and Police Response

7/12/2022

NAMI Help Not Handcuffs Webinar welcomes Ron Bruno, Executive Director of CIT International; Dirk Butler, President and COO of Center for Policing Equity; Joe Smarro, Founder and CEO of SolutionPoint +; and Ernie Stevens, Crisis Resiliency Specialist at Southwest Texas Regional Advisory Council (STRAC).

The March 8th Help Not Handcuffs session featuring Ernie Stevens and Joe Smarro from “Ernie and Joe: Crisis Cops” generated a great deal of audience interest so NAMI has invited them back to continue the conversation and answer more of your questions.

Please join NAMI for another important conversation on collective solutions for justice diversion and compassionate crisis response.

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