Forensic Action Team

The Forensic Action Team is a cross disciplinary group of individuals interested in addressing challenges at the intersection of the Behavioral Health and Criminal Justice systems. Behavioral Wellness organizes the team and facilitates discussions and problem-solving on topics related to people with mental illness who are also involved in the criminal justice system.  The team is open to the public and seeks participation from a wide range of stakeholders, including but not limited to the Superior Court, District Attorney, Public Defender, local law enforcement personnel, Probation Department, consumers , families, NAMI and other advocacy organizations.  The team is co-chaired by John Lewis, Forensic Manager, and Celeste Andersen, Chief of Compliance for Behavioral Wellness.

For more information, contact John Lewis at  (805) 450-2545,

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