Advocate for Wellness – Mental Health Court

Ann Kasper has been a keen advocate for persons with mental illness and a witness to the justice system as it pertains to persons who are ill. Her past seven-part video series, A Commitment To Dignity, is available via this web site.

In Advocate for Wellness – Mental Health Court, Ann talks with Richard Baldwin, a Multnomah County Circuit Court judge who presides over the County’s mental health court, Sandy Haffey, manager of Safety Net Services for Multnomah County’s mental health division, and Aaron who is a former participant in the County’s mental health court.

READ – Trial Effort, Portland to Get Pilot Mental Health Court, Portland Mercury, May 1, 2008