Together Toward Tomorrow: Collaborating Today for a Justice and Mental Health Reentry System

This one-day conference addresses the needs of the mental health reentry population through educational sessions, breakouts, and panel discussions for professionals responsible for ensuring the successful reentry of these individuals into society.

2013 Together Toward Tomorrow Conference

On April 30 at the Jewish Community Center in Tucson, Arizona, we address the needs of the mental health reentry population. Professionals charged with ensuring their safe and productive reentry into society learn the unique needs of this population, evidence-based practices to meet their needs, and organizational process for successful re-entry.

Conference agenda:  tucson-agenda.pdf

Feature speakers:

  • Dr. Henry Steadman, President of Policy Research Associates, a world-renowned scholar in the sociology of mental health and criminal justice
  • Dr. Ed Latessa, Professor and Director of the School of Criminal Justice at the University of Cincinnati

The Trifecta -Dr. Henry Steadman

Criminogenic Risk and Mental Health -Dr. Edward Latessa

 

2012 Together Toward Tomorrow Conference

This conference, held October 10, 2012, at Arizona State University West campus drew more than 350 participants.

Making It Stick -Faye S. Taxman, Ph.D., Professor of Criminology, Law and Society and Director of the Center for Advancing Correctional Excellence at George Mason University

The Trifecta - Mental Health, Substance Abuse, and Trauma -Henry J. Steadman, Ph.D., President of Policy Research Associates, a world renowned scholar in the sociology of mental health and criminal justice

Criminogenic Risk and Mental Health -Ed Latessa, Ph.D., Professor and Director of the School of Criminal Justice at the University of Cincinnati

Director's Keynote -Charles L. Ryan, Director, Arizona Department of Corrections

Luncheon Presentation, Unleashing the Potential for Recovery -Tom Kelly, CRSS, CPS, Magellan Health Services