John Albanes, NACDL Return to Freedom Project Legal Director, discusses a mental health case study, following a case through the system from pre-trial to post conviction.
Jack Donson, BOP expert, discusses the current mental health treatment and re-entry programs.
Pat Cresta-Savage of NACDL’s Corrections Committee introduces the program and provides additional information on the work of the committee.
- Watch the session covering mental health and disabilities
- Watch the session covering psychiatric advanced directives and neuroscience
The State of Prison & Jail Communication Systems online interactive map provides detailed insights into prison and jail communications systems across the United States, with a special emphasis on lawyers’ ability to communicate with their clients confidentially.
“How to Navigate the Federal Prison System” manual is intended to assist attorneys and the general public in navigating the often-confusing federal incarceration machine. The manual covers housing, work, medical issues, programming, visitation, communications with family and counsel, and more from the pretrial, presentencing, and sentencing phases to post-sentencing, incarceration, and re-entry and release.
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