Module 5: Medical-Criminal Legal Partnerships: Supporting Patients with Criminal Legal Involvement
Medical-Criminal Legal Partnerships: Supporting Patients with Criminal Legal Involvement | Module 5
Rahul Vanjani, MD
This program is intended for clinical and non-clinical personnel in health service agencies that serve individuals in need of substance use disorder treatments. The audience will include the following professions: Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Nursing (Nurse Practitioners, Registered Nurses), Licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselors, Social Workers, Licensed Mental Health Counselors, Peer support specialists, administrative personnel.
At the end of this program, participants will be able to:
- Describe the need for a medical legal partnership focused on criminal legal needs.
- Identify best practices that empower health centers to advocate for patients with criminal legal involvement.