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How Public Officials Can Protect the Rights of Prisoners with Mental Illness

Until workable diversion systems are widely available, people with mental illness need access to appropriate care within jails and prisons.

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The Cost of Criminalizing Serious Mental Illness

Access to treatment is sorely lacking. Instead of helping people who need it the most, we are sending them to prisons and jails.

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Criminal Justice Involvement of People with Serious Mental Illness

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What Is Mental Health Probation?

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He’s Not a Criminal, He’s in Crisis

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Black Mental Health and the Importance of 988 Legislation

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The Voices that Caused Me to Lose Everything

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Neuroplasticity II: Recovery After Jail

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Neuroplasticity: How I Survived Psychosis and Jail

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Criminal Justice Reform Means Reforming the Mental Health System

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