Words to Deeds Conference Nov. 7 – 9
October 5, 2017
The Forensic Mental Health Association of California [FMHAC] will present Words to Deeds XI and the Paradigm Awards next month with the overall goal of reducing the number of individuals with mental illness involved with the criminal justice system. The Conference will highlight the Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission Criminal Justice Project Report, provide a forum to share best practice programs and expand conversations that generate action and improve outcomes.
The statewide collaborative conference will take place November 7-9, 2017, in Sacramento at the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) facility.
Agenda topics include:
- Discussions around the 2015 Mentally Ill Offender Crime Reduction (MIOCR) Juvenile Projects
- Data-driven decision making
- No Place Like Home
- The Whole Person Care Initiative; counties sharing best practices, challenges and problem solving
- Maximizing funding opportunities
For additional information and to register for the conference, please click here.