Author Interview: “Crisis Intervention Team Program Leadership Must Include Psychiatrists”


Dr Natalie Bonfine joins Ethics Talk to discuss her article, coauthored with Dr Mark R. Munetz: “Crisis Intervention Team Program Leadership Must Include Psychiatrists.”

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Natalie Bonfine, PhD is a medical sociologist and associate professor of psychiatry at Northeast Ohio Medical University in Rootstown. Her primary area of research is the overrepresentation of people with mental illness in the criminal justice system and its impact at the individual and systems level. She also studies jail diversion alternatives for people with severe mental illness and is interested in interdisciplinary and cross-systems collaboration and coordination of care, services, and responses to meet the needs of people with mental illness.

Recorded November 23, 2021. 


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Interviewee(s) had no conflicts of interest to disclose.

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