Mental Health Court Culture: Leaving your Hat at the Door

Mental Health Court Culture: Leaving your Hat at the Door

This report is intended to: 1) present a context for models of communication, particularly within the MHC, 2) describe inter-disciplinary decision-making settings within a problem-solving court in the criminal justice system, 3) discuss the culture of managing a MHC, with consideration of the original intent of the program and its implementation, and 4) recommend best practices for both established MHCs and courts in the program’s initial planning stages. Appendix A provides court-specific information, including flowcharts of the court processes and diagrams of communication models.

 

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