2018 Forensic Conference Presentations and Materials

2018 Annual Forensic Conference Oct. 25, 2018 | OCLC Conference Center, Dublin, OH

"Assessment and Treatment of People with Intellectual Disabilities in the Forensic System"

The 2018 forensic conference highlighted the growing collaboration between OhioMHAS and the Ohio Department of Developmental Disabilities regarding people with intellectual disabilities who are involved in Ohio's forensic system. The directors of both departments offered opening remarks and the conference speakers addressed a number of issues regarding assessment and treatment.

Keynote Address: Marc Tasse', PhD, Professor, Departments of Psychology & Psychiatry Director, Nisonger Center - UCEDD, The Ohio State University, Columbus - Making an Intellectual Disability Determination: What do you Need to Know?

Legal Update: Joy Stankowski, MD & Marc Baumgarten, JD

 

Pre-Trial Assessments with Individuals who have Intellectual Disability

Karen Salekin, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

Community Placement and Treatment Options for People with Intellectual Disabilities

Scott Kidd, PsyD, Montgomery County Board of Developmental Disabilities

Jeff Marinko-Shrivers, PhD, Franklin Co. Board of Developmental Disabilities

Judge and Attorney Panel: Diversion Options for Incompetent to Stand Trial Misdemeanants

The Honorable Annalisa Williams, Judge, Akron Municipal Court
The Honorable Joyce Campbell, Judge, Fairfield Municipal Court
Christine Jones, Director, Appellate Division, Hamilton County Public Defender's Office
Gertrude Wilms, Chief City Prosecutor, Akron
Tony Ingram, Chief Probation Officer, Akron

Pre-Trial Assessments with Individuals who have Intellectual Disability (Continued)

Karen Salekin, PhD, Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa

Community Placement and Treatment Options for People with Intellectual Disabilities

Colleen Mercuri-Johnson, LISW-S, Butler County Board of DD
Nick Schrantz, MA, Butler County Probate Court Monitor
Myron Fridman, PhD, Forensic Monitor, Butler County

Judge and Attorney Panel: Diversion Options for IST Misdemeanants (Continued)

The Honorable Annalisa Williams, Judge, Akron Municipal Court
The Honorable Joyce Campbell, Judge, Fairfield Municipal Court
Christine Jones, Director, Appellate Division, Hamilton County Public Defender's Office
Gertrude Wilms, Chief City Prosecutor, Akron
Tony Ingram, Chief Probation Officer, Akron