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Mental Illness and the Adult Offender *STC Certified
March 24, 2021 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm$125.00
Date: March 24, 2021
Time: 8am – 5pm
Instructor: Carolyn Gaynor
SHIELD Training Center, Classroom 1A
4300 Caterpillar Road
Redding CA 96003
This interactive course will engage all participants in stimulating dialogue and activities that will address an Evidenced Based Case Study and the (Five Principles) of the Intercept Model. Participants will learn why offenders are affected by exposure to youth detention and/or parental incarceration. Definitions as appropriate and relevant to each part of this course will be discussed and applied during course discussion and exercises (i.e., bipolarism, suicide ideation, stress, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), post vicarious stress disorder (PVSD). Participants will learn about interventions for adult offenders with serious mental illness. Within groups selected by instructor, participants will engage in discussions relative to the resources, tools, current office policies and standard practices used when responding to mentally ill adult offenders.