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3rd National Symposium on Mental Disorder: Criminal Justice and Community Solutions

February 23 @ 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

Join a top tier, multi-disciplinary faculty to explore the transformation of the criminal justice system and innovative community solutions in relation to mentally ill offenders.

This one day symposium brings together those who work at the crossroads of criminal justice and mental disorder: lawyers, judges, law enforcement professionals, mental health court workers, support workers, forensic psychiatrists and psychologists to explore challenges and solutions to some of the most pressing issues today.

Don’t miss this opportunity to network with others facing similar challenges and get up to date on essential and emerging issues and positive developments. Topics include:

Not Criminally Responsible; case law update
Review Boards; trending issues
Alternative Justice Solutions
Conducting Fitness Hearings

Faculty Chairs
Joan Barrett, Deputy Director, Crown Law Office – Criminal, Ministry of the Attorney General (Ontario)
The Hon. Justice Riun Shandler, Ontario Court of Justice

Venue

Toronto