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Mental Health in the Criminal Justice System
 
Date: 04/30/2014
 
Location: The Chicago Bar Association, 321 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, IL 60604
 
Presented by: Mental Health and Disability Law
 
Experience Level: Intermediate
 
MCLE Credit: 2.75 IL MCLE
 
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Cook County Jail has become the largest mental health care provider in the State of Illinois. The goal of this program is to bring awareness to how persons with mental illness interact with the criminal justice system and the efforts being made to improve services for offenders with mental illness. Join us for a discussion that addresses the relevant laws and the human aspect of how persons with mental illness navigate the criminal justice system.

TOPICS AND SPEAKERS:
PERSONS WITH MENTAL ILLNESS IN JAIL
Thomas J. Dart, Cook County Sheriff

WHAT WE CAN DO FOR MENTALLY ILL OFFENDERS
Mark J. Heyrman, Clinical Professor of Law, The University of Chicago Law School

PERSPECTIVES FROM THE BENCH
Hon. Paul P. Biebel Jr., Presiding Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County - Criminal Division

MODERATOR:
Amy Cullnan, Monahan Law Group, LLC; Chair, CBA Mental Health & Disability Law Committee


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