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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 ›

JCHC Editor Pens Letter in Support of NCCHC Standards and Accreditation

John R. Miles, MPA, editor of the Journal of Correctional Health Care, argues for accreditation and health care standards in his Editor’s Letter publis… 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 ›

Summer Executive Connection Now Online!

The Summer 2018 issue is now posted as a PDF. Read about the new standards, what it means to be a CCHP, the latest Suicide Prevention Summit and more!

Supporting Organizations Issue Statements on Family Separation

Several of NCCHC’s supporting organizations have published statements opposing separation of immigrant children from their families, citing long-term harm … 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 ›

Continuing Education Webinar on Mental Health and Segregation

This webinar will review the various forms of segregated housing, the current use (and overuse) of segregated housing nationally, and the short- and long-ter… Continue Reading ›

Self-Injury Reduction Continuing Education Webinar

Behavior management strategies are effective in supporting positive behavior change. The incidence and prevalence of self-injurious behavior among inmates is… Continue Reading ›

National Correctional Health Care Providers Convene for Suicide Prevention Summit

Representatives from five national providers of correctional health care came together for a day of discussion and problem-solving in the shared interest of … Continue Reading ›

NCCHC Accreditation Staff Attends National Institute of Corrections Roundtable

NCCHC Accreditation Specialist James Martin, MPSA, CCHP, attended a roundtable meeting on Feb. 3 to discuss medication-assisted treatment (MAT) for justice-… Continue Reading ›