Document Type

Psychiatry Issue Brief

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This issue brief provides an overview of specialized services and programs that support ex-inmates with severe mental illness (SMI) returning to the community post release, with particular attention given to the Massachusetts’ Forensic Transition Team (FTT) model.

Subject Area

Legal Issues


Education and Training, Employment

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Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 3.0 License.



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Stephanie W. Hartwell


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