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Suicide Prevention Resources

Inmate suicide is one of the most serious challenges in corrections. To help the field save lives, we share our standards on suicide prevention and other use… Continue Reading ›

Webinar: NCCHC 2018 Health Services in Jails and Prisons: A Year Later

August 20, 1-3 pm CDT 

Two years in the making, the 2018 Standards were revised, reorganized and simplified to create a more user-friendly guide for those… Continue Reading ›

Webinar: Preventive Health Care for Incarcerated Women

July 30, 1-2 pm CDT 

Providing preventive health care, including reproductive health care, to incarcerated women poses unique challenges. This webinar will … Continue Reading ›

CE Webinar on Suicide Risk Management

Suicide remains a leading cause of death in jails and prisons across the country. This webinar reviews the literature on suicide in correctional settings and… Continue Reading ›

CE Webinar: “Psychopathy: Providing Treatment and Managing Risk”

Psychopathic individuals are overrepresented in correctional settings at a rate 15 to 25 times higher than in the general population. They are more likely to… Continue Reading ›

CE Webinar on Crisis Management Strategies

Providing crisis intervention services to patients can be a challenge for many correctional mental health professionals. In most systems, mental health crise… Continue Reading ›

CE Webinar on Domestic Minor Sex Trafficking and Juvenile Corrections

This presentation will discuss human trafficking and domestic minor sex trafficking, with a focus on the intersection of juvenile justice and DMST.

Presente… Continue Reading ›

Continuing Education Webinar on the Opioid Use Crisis

This presentation will focus on the the policy and treatment challenges facing federal and state governments and treatment providers in response to the epide… Continue Reading ›

Continuing Education Webinar on the 2018 Standards

This presentation will focus on the high-level changes to the standards, including an overview of the seven general areas of the standards used in NCCHC’s … Continue Reading ›

Continuing Education Webinar on Managing Cultural Competence

It is important for correctional health staff to integrate multicultural awareness into their work with inmates. This webinar will help clinicians understa… Continue Reading ›