SMI, Mental Health Courts (MHC), and Recovery

The Impact of Mental Health Courts on Recovery Among People with Severe Mental Illness

Completed Projects:

Josh Koerner (PI): NIMH Center for the Study of Recovery in Social Contexts. “Examining Mental Health Courts’ Impact on Recovery Using the Capabilities Framework”

*Rubenstein, L., & Yanos, P. T. (In Press). Predictors of mental health court completion. Journal of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology.

Associated Publications:

**Kopelovich, S., Yanos, P. T., Pratt, C., & Koerner, J. (2013). Procedural Justice in Mental Health Courts: Judicial Practices, Participant Perceptions, and Outcomes Related to Mental Health Recovery. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 36, 113-120.

Pratt, C., Yanos, P. T., **Kopelovich, S., & Koerner, J. (2013). Predictors of Criminal Justice Outcomes Among Mental Health Court Participants: The Role of Perceived Coercion and Subjective Mental Health Recovery. International Journal of Forensic Mental Health, 12, 116-125.



* MA Student co-author

**Ph.D. Student co-author

***Postdoctoral Fellow co-author

****Undergraduate co-author

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