Community Resource Guide 2013

Self-Assessment Planning Tool for Implementing Recovery

Florida's Reinvestment Act Grants Aid Jail Diversion Programs

Guide to Criminal Justice/Mental Health Online Resources, February 2013

Persons with Mental Illness Do Not Have To Be A Problem – CIT is the Answer, February 2013

HHS Issues Letter to Providers on Disclosures To Avert Threats to Health or Safety, January 2013

Pretrial Release Program Report, OPPAGA, January 2013

Adults With Behavioral Health Needs Under Correctional Supervision, Council of State Governments Justice Center, 2012

The Bipolar Child: 24, A Day in the Life (Newsletter, May 2006, Vol. 22)

Session 2013 Legislative Delegation Meetings

Smart Justice Pre-Summit No. 1

2012 FL Fiscal Analysis in Brief

Getting Inside the Black Box: Understanding How Jail Diversion Works

1 in 31 U.S. Adults are Behind Bars, on Parole or Probation, Pew Center on the States, March 2009

2002 Asylums of the New Millenium

2009 Criminal Justice, Substance Abuse & Mental Health Reinvestment Grant Program Annual Report

2009 Florida Substance Abuse & Mental Health Corporation Annual Report

2010 Criminal Justice, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Reinvestment Grant Program Act Annual Report

2011 Annual Report on the Reinvestment Act Grant Program

A Brief Overview of Promising Jail Diversion Programs in Florida, January, 2009

Adult Drug Court Toolkit, Florida Supreme Court Task Force on Treatment-Based Drug Courts, April 2007

An Analysis of Medicaid Expenditures Before and After Implementation of Florida's Medicaid Reform Pilot Demonstration, University of Florida - 2009

Bexar County, TX Jail Diversion Program

CIT for Youth Implementation Manual - NAMI

Common Sense: A Strategic Plan to Provide Supportive Housing Throughout Florida, 2007

Common Threads: Stories of Survival & Recovery from Mental Illness, 2007

Community Mental Health Newsletter/Factsheet, Department of Children & Families, October 2009

Core Elements in Responding to Mental Health Crises, SAMHSA Practice Guidelines, October 2009

Coverage for All: Inclusion of Mental Illness and Substance Use Disorders in State Healthcare Reform Initiatives, 2008 -Executive Summary

Crisis Care for Counties: Preventing Individuals with Mental Illnesses from Entering Local Corrections Systems

Crisis in Corrections: The Mentally Ill in America’s Prisons, February 2005

Dispelling Myths about Information Sharing Between the Mental Health and Criminal Justice Systems, February 2007

Drug Testing in Child Welfare: Practice and Policy Considerations

Duval County Criminal Justice, Mental Health & Substance Abuse Diversion Strategic Plan, June 2009

Effectiveness of Community-Based Treatment in Reducing Admissions to State Forensic Facilities, Florida Senate Committee on Children, Families and Elders Affairs, 2006

Evaluation of the Sarasota County Community Alternative Residential Treatment Initiative, November 2007

Fighting Stigma in Law Enforcement – Overview of Memphis Police Department CIT Program

Five Most Costly Health Conditions – 1996-2006, Statistical Brief by the Medical Expenditure Panel and the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (NEW)

Florida Criminal Justice Directory - 2009-2010

Florida Lawmakers Revisit "The Forgotten Floor", CBS4-WFOR, Feb. 20, 2009

Florida Medicaid Reform Pilot Program Review, September 2007

Florida Medicaid Reform Pilot Programs: Challenges with Mental Health Services, May 2008

Florida Senate Baker Act Interim Report, 2008

Florida Youth Substance Abuse Survey 2009

Florida’s Experience with Medicaid Reform: What has been learned in the first two years?, October 2008

Highlights From Pathways to Desistance: A Longitudinal Study of Serious Adolescent Offenders, U.S. Department of Justice, March 2011

Improving Outcomes for People with Mental Illnesses under Community Corrections Supervision, Council of State Governments Justice Center, 2009 (NEW)

Improving Responses to People with Mental Illnesses: Tailoring Law Enforcement Initiatives to Individual Jurisdictions

Increasing Collaboration between Corrections and Mental Health Organizations: Orange County Case Study, January 2007

Innovations in Community Corrections Controlling Crime, Prison Populations and Costs - National Council of State Legislatures (NEW)

Justice Reinvestment Overview, Council of State Governments Justice Center

Life After Lockup: Improving Reentry from Jail to the Community published by the Urban Institute, May 2008

Medicaid Benefits & Recidivism of Mentally Ill Persons Released from Jail, National Institute on Justice, 2004

Medicaid Primer: Kaiser Family Foundation, March 2007

Mental Health Court Evaluations Bibliography

Mental Health Courts: A Guide to Research-Informed Policy and Practice, Council of State Governments, 2009 (NEW)

Miami-Dade County Grand Jury Report - Mental Illness and the Criminal Justice System: A Recipe for Disaster/A Prescription for Improvements

Miami-Dade County Mayor’s Mental Health Task Force – 2007 Final Report

Miami-Dade Criminal Justice Mental Health Program Overview

OPPAGA Report on Economic Impact of Homelessness in Florida, January 2005

Pew Center on the States, State of Recidivism: The Revolving Door of America’s Prisons (Washington, DC: The Pew Charitable Trusts, April 2011).

President’s New Freedom Commission on Mental Health Report - Executive Summary, July 2003

Principles of Drug Abuse Treatment for Criminal Populations, National Institute on Drug Abuse, 2007

Re-Entry for Safer Communities - National Association of Counties and Bureau of Justice Assistance, September 2008 (NEW)

Reentry Housing Options: The Policymakers’ Guide, Bureau of Justice Assistance and the Council of State Governments Justice Center, May 2010 (NEW)

SAMSHA Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW) Online Guide

SOAR Trainer List for Florida

Social and Emotional Development in Early Childhood: What Every Policymaker Should Know, National Center for Children in Poverty, August 2009

Spending Money in all the Wrong Places, NAMI Policy Research Institute, March 2004

Substance Abuse Services Best Practices 2005

Substance Abuse Specialists in Child Welfare Agencies and Dependency Courts

Successful Strategies for Diverting People With Mental Illnesses and Substance Use Disorders from Florida’s Criminal Justice System, November 2009

TAPA Center: Effectiveness of Jail Diversion Programs for People with Co-occurring Disorders

The Criminal Justice – Mental Health Consensus Project Overview

The Forgotten Floor - CBS4-WFOR coverage of conditions at the Miami-Dade Jail’s psychiatric unit, September, 2006

Therapeutic Services for Children Whose Parents Receive Substance Use Disorder Treatment, October 2011 (NEW)

Transforming Florida's Mental Health System: Constructing a Comprehensive and Competent Criminal Justice/Mental Health/Substance Abuse Treatment, Florida Supreme Court Report, November, 2007

Uncertain Access to Needed Drugs: Florida’s Medicaid reform creates challenges for patients, July 2008

“Smart Justice”-- Findings and Recommendations for Florida Criminal Justice Reform, February 2010