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In This Issue…
- Letter from the Chair
A message from Mental Health Law Section Chair Joe Monahan.
- CIT (Crisis Intervention Team) and the emergency response to a crisis that involves the police
The ISBA Mental Health Law Section Council recently welcomed Alexa James, the Executive Director of National Alliance on Mental Illness Chicago, to speak about the emergency crisis responses by the police.
- Premiere mental health treatment for emerging adults
Yellowbrick uses cutting-edge science, such as brain imaging, EEGs, and pharmaco-genomic testing to find the best medicine to treat the condition and to measure progress.
- New legal rules regarding medical cannabis
A discussion of the new rules as well as the existing legal requirements regarding medical cannabis.
- Ex-small biz lobbyist tapped for mental health advocate post
A veteran small business lobbyist has been hired to help handle state mental health government affairs for a top Illinois behavioral health advocacy group and to push to reverse state funding cuts opposed by Illinois voters.
Related Court Cases
Illinois Appellate Court / CivilInvoluntary Administration of Medication | 5th Dist.
In re H.P., 2019 IL App (5th) 150302 (July 1, 2019) Randolph Co. (CHAPMAN) Reversed.
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