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177268B5280B40C0872587350054229D Hearing Summary




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BILL SUMMARY For UPDATE ON COLORADO COMMISSION ON CRIMINAL AND JUVENILE JUSTICE (CCJJ) ACTIVITIES

JOINT COMMITTEE COMMITTEE ON TREATMENT OF PERSONS WITH MENTAL HEALTH DISORDERS IN THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM
Date Aug 18, 2021      
Location HCR 0112



Update on Colorado Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice (CCJJ) Activities - Committee Discussion Only


09:19:03 AM  

Dr. Abigail Tucker, Vice-Chair, Colorado Commission on Criminal and Juvenile Justice (CCJJ), discussed CCJJ's work and behavioral health.  She also provided an overview of the relationship between behavioral health and the criminal justice system.  She further discussed barriers to treatment, telehealth, quality of care, diversion, and sentencing.  She answered questions about making diversion a more prominent CCJJ agenda item.  She also responded to questions about CCJJ's use of assessments, data tracking, outcome measurements, and performance evaluations.






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