1. What is the need for mental health services with incarcerated persons? Has this changed over the years? If so, what was the change, and how and why has the change occurred? Explain your response.
Differentiating between inmates whose behavior is determined by serious mental illness versus criminal intent has been a long-standing correctional practice. Discuss the benefits and problems with using this approach.
3. An inmate who engages in disruptive behavior (including, but not limited to, SIB) agrees to a BTP, but is known to have a psychotic disorder. How might this affect your plan?