In this episode, Brenda Grealish, Executive Officer of The Council on Criminal Justice and Behavioral Health (CCJBH) walks us through the past, present and future goals of the Council in recognition of it’s 20th anniversary.
Grealish discusses how CCJBH councilmembers use their expertise and experiences to assist and advise the administration and legislature on ways to reduce the incarceration of youth and adults with mental illness and substance use disorders. The focus of these efforts are on prevention, diversion and reentry strategies.
Episode recorded on June 9, 2022
Hosted by: Joe Orlando & Tessa Outhyse
Episode interviewer: Alia Cruz
Produced by: Dave Novick & Alia Cruz