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Jail Diversion Trauma Recovery Priority to Veterans: OPERATION RECOVERY

The Jail Diversion Trauma Recovery Priority to Veterans program works to identify veterans in jail and at key entry points in the mental health and substance abuse system. The program is a SAMHSA initiative in 13 states that has provided:

  • Collaborative group meeting once a month
  • Screening for trauma and TBI
  • Assessments and referral for treatment
  • Evidence based practice training on Cognitive Processing Therapy and Seeking Safety
  • Veteran peer supports, provider training on military culture
  • Strong evaluation component

Learn more about Operation Recovery

Operation Recovery, Jail Diversion & Trauma Recovery Program, Mecklenburg County, NC
- SAMHSA article by Sean Fucci, PSO Veterans Services Specialist

For more information about this program, contact Dr. Barbara Dorsett, 704-591-2026, Program Manager



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