Serving Safely: Research to Improve Law Enforcement Responses to Persons with Mental Illnesses and Intellectual/Disabilities

This webinar provides participants with strategies to improve the behavioral health crisis response for individuals with mental illnesses and intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). It presents models of mental health crisis response, including Crisis Intervention Teams, mobile crisis, co-responder, and stand-alone mental health response training. It also discusses how research addresses the effectiveness of models for responding to individuals with I/DD and directions for future research.

Vera Institute of Justice
Resource Type: 
Training Delivery - Webinar
Justice Topic: 
Crime Prevention
Justice Information Sharing
Law Enforcement
Mental Health