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Competency and Client Centered Advocacy: Bridging the Gap Between Criminal Defense and Mental Health Cases

January 20 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This training was previously presented in April 2022.

The Criminal and Mental Health Training Units are hosting a collaborative and
interactive conversation to give you tools to better represent your next client with a
criminal case and related mental health evaluation or commitment. We will be
reviewing competency, mental illness, and 16(f) and discussing:

What should criminal defense attorneys do when your client presents with mental
health issues that concern you?

What should mental health lawyers know about their commitment client’s criminal

Should these lawyers be talking to each other and their common client together?



After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information and
the link to joining the training. Please save that link in your calendar/pin the email
to the top of your inbox so you can locate it at the time of the training.

Approved for 3 CLE Credits:
Mental Health, Mental Health Appeals, Adult Criminal,
Criminal Appeals, YAD, YAD Appeals

If you need reasonable accommodations to participate in this training, please
contact Kristen Munichiello at kmunichiello@publiccounsel.net at least one week in
advance of the training.

SEE FLYER HERE: Competency and Client-Centered Advocacy Bridging the Gap Between Criminal Defense and Mental Health Cases 2


January 20
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm


CPCS Training