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Effective Prison Mental Health Services: Guidelines to Expand and Improve Treatment

2004 US Department of Justice online Manual that discusses historical, legal, and ethical matters related to addressing mental illness within the corrections. It includes identifying which inmates require treatment and how to provide it, handling inmate behavior and symptoms, tailoring treatment plans to specific populations such as older adults, female offenders, and sex offenders, as well as effectively utilizing substance abuse services and specialized mental health units.