Law enforcement and mental health

Information

Type:  Website
Author:  National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Publisher:  National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

This section of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) website shows how law enforcement officers can get Involved in, or start, a crisis intervention (CIT) program thus diverting individuals from jail to mental health treatment. It also includes information on supporting officers and building resiliency within law enforcement agencies.

Populations:  People in Particular Occupations
Settings:  Law Enforcement, First Responders
About Suicide:  Behavioral Health Disorders
Strategies:  Respond to Crisis