H J Steadman

Summary

Affiliation: Policy Research Associates
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of the brief jail mental health screen
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York 12054, USA hsteadman prainc com
    Psychiatr Serv 56:816-22. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors in disproportionate representation among persons recommended by programs and accepted by courts for jail diversion
    Michelle Naples
    Policy Research Associates, 345 Delaware Avenue, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1095-101. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Effect of mental health courts on arrests and jail days: a multisite study
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates Inc, 345 Delaware Ave, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:167-72. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint From referral to disposition: case processing in seven mental health courts
    Henry J Steadman
    PRA Inc, Albany, NY 12054, USA
    Behav Sci Law 23:215-26. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Revalidating the brief jail mental health screen to increase accuracy for women
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1598-601. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint A specialized crisis response site as a core element of police-based diversion programs
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:219-22. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of serious mental illness among jail inmates
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, 345 Delaware Ave, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:761-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint From dangerousness to risk assessment of community violence: taking stock at the turn of the century
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates Inc, Delmar, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 28:265-71. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparing outcomes of major models of police responses to mental health emergencies
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 51:645-9. 2000
  10. ncbi request reprint A classification tree approach to the development of actuarial violence risk assessment tools
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Law Hum Behav 24:83-100. 2000

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Validation of the brief jail mental health screen
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York 12054, USA hsteadman prainc com
    Psychiatr Serv 56:816-22. 2005
    ..The study reported here sought to validate a revision of the Referral Decision Scale (RDS)--the Brief Jail Mental Health Screen (BJMHS)--which provides an even briefer and more practical tool for use in jails...
  2. ncbi request reprint Factors in disproportionate representation among persons recommended by programs and accepted by courts for jail diversion
    Michelle Naples
    Policy Research Associates, 345 Delaware Avenue, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1095-101. 2007
    ..Factors associated with program recommendation decisions and court acceptance decisions were also examined...
  3. doi request reprint Effect of mental health courts on arrests and jail days: a multisite study
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates Inc, 345 Delaware Ave, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:167-72. 2011
    ..This is the first prospective multisite study on mental health courts with treatment and control groups...
  4. ncbi request reprint From referral to disposition: case processing in seven mental health courts
    Henry J Steadman
    PRA Inc, Albany, NY 12054, USA
    Behav Sci Law 23:215-26. 2005
    ..In addition, the length of time from referral to diversion is much longer in these mental health courts than in other types of diversion programs. Implications of these findings are discussed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Revalidating the brief jail mental health screen to increase accuracy for women
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1598-601. 2007
    ..This research added four items to the original eight-item screen (BJMHS-R), targeting depression and trauma to improve performance of the screen with women...
  6. ncbi request reprint A specialized crisis response site as a core element of police-based diversion programs
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 52:219-22. 2001
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence of serious mental illness among jail inmates
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, 345 Delaware Ave, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 60:761-5. 2009
    ..This study estimated current prevalence rates of serious mental illness among adult male and female inmates in five jails during two time periods (four jails in each period)...
  8. ncbi request reprint From dangerousness to risk assessment of community violence: taking stock at the turn of the century
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates Inc, Delmar, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 28:265-71. 2000
    ..3) The accuracy of psychiatric assessments of future violent behavior is limited, but it may increase for specific subgroups within specified time frames and locations...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparing outcomes of major models of police responses to mental health emergencies
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 51:645-9. 2000
    ..The study compared three models of police responses to incidents involving people thought to have mental illnesses to determine how often specialized professionals responded and how often they were able to resolve cases without arrest...
  10. ncbi request reprint A classification tree approach to the development of actuarial violence risk assessment tools
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Law Hum Behav 24:83-100. 2000
    ..These claims are supported with empirical data from the MacArthur Violence Risk Assessment Study...
  11. ncbi request reprint Comparing outcomes for diverted and nondiverted jail detainees with mental illnesses
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
    Law Hum Behav 23:615-27. 1999
    ..Overall, the diverted and nondiverted groups did approximately the same upon release, but one third of the nondiverted group never got released during the follow-up...
  12. ncbi request reprint A SAMHSA research initiative assessing the effectiveness of jail diversion programs for mentally ill persons
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:1620-3. 1999
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  13. ncbi request reprint Successful program maintenance when federal demonstration dollars stop: the ACCESS program for homeless mentally ill persons
    Henry J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 29:481-93. 2002
    ..This article describes ACCESS services and systems integration activities retained by the sites, new funding streams, and strategies used to obtain continued funding...
  14. ncbi request reprint Emerging partnerships between mental health and law enforcement
    M W Deane
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 50:99-101. 1999
    ..At least two-thirds of all departments, even those with no specialized response program, rated themselves as moderately or very effective in dealing with mentally ill persons in crisis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Successful systems integration strategies: the access program for persons who are homeless and mentally ill
    J J Cocozza
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Adm Policy Ment Health 27:395-407. 2000
    ..The systems integration strategies employed remained relatively stable over the 5 years. Successful implementation appears to be related to the strategies selected...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assessing the New York City involuntary outpatient commitment pilot program
    H J Steadman
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York, USA 12054
    Psychiatr Serv 52:330-6. 2001
    ..The study evaluated the effectiveness of a three-year outpatient commitment pilot program established in 1994 at Bellevue Hospital in New York City...
  17. doi request reprint Enrollment in mental health courts: voluntariness, knowingness, and adjudicative competence
    Allison D Redlich
    Policy Research Associates, Delmar, NY, USA
    Law Hum Behav 34:91-104. 2010
    ..The majority knew the "basics" of the courts, but fewer knew more nuanced information. A minority also were found to have impairments in legal competence. Implications are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint Assessing the effectiveness of jail diversion programs for persons with serious mental illness and co-occurring substance use disorders
    Henry J Steadman
    PRA, Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Behav Sci Law 23:163-70. 2005
    ..Jail diversion costs and the implications of these results for jail diversion programs and future research are discussed...
  19. doi request reprint Assisted outpatient treatment in New York: regional differences in New York's assisted outpatient treatment program
    Pamela Clark Robbins
    Research Associates, Inc, 345 Delaware Ave, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 61:970-5. 2010
    ..This study sought to describe the implementation of "Kendra's Law" in New York State and examine regional differences in the application of the program...
  20. doi request reprint Who succeeds in jail diversion programs for persons with mental illness? A multi-site study
    Brian Case
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Behav Sci Law 27:661-74. 2009
    ..The results suggest that services targeted to diverted individuals with mental illness should address public safety goals, not just those of public health...
  21. ncbi request reprint Patterns of practice in mental health courts: A national survey
    Allison D Redlich
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, 345 Delaware Avenue, Delmar, NY 12054, USA
    Law Hum Behav 30:347-62. 2006
    ..Further, jail sanction use was significantly predicted by increased judicial supervision and number of felons in the court. Implications for MHCs and social monitoring are discussed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Use of the criminal justice system to leverage mental health treatment: effects on treatment adherence and satisfaction
    Allison D Redlich
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, 345 Delaware Avenue, Delmar, NY 12054
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 34:292-9. 2006
    ..However, leverage experience was not associated with treatment compliance and satisfaction, or perceptions of coercion and mandate efficacy, particularly when demographic characteristics were considered...
  23. ncbi request reprint Perceived coercion and treatment adherence in an outpatient commitment program
    Sarah D Rain
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:399-401. 2003
    ..Perceived coercion scores were positively correlated with participants' self-reported adherence to injected medications...
  24. ncbi request reprint Perceived coercion at hospital admission and adherence to mental health treatment after discharge
    Sarah D Rain
    Policy Research Associates, Inc, Delmar, New York 12054, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 54:103-5. 2003
    ..The authors concluded that perceived coercion neither increases nor decreases psychiatric inpatients' medication adherence or use of treatment services after discharge...
  25. ncbi request reprint The role of Medicaid enrollment and outpatient service use in jail recidivism among persons with severe mental illness
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health and the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:794-801. 2007
    ..This study sought to determine whether having Medicaid benefits and receiving behavioral health services are associated with a reduction in recidivism for jail detainees with severe mental illness...
  26. ncbi request reprint Assessing gaps between policy and practice in Medicaid disenrollment of jail detainees with severe mental illness
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and with the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:803-8. 2006
    ..The extent to which persons with severe mental illness lost their Medicaid benefits while detained was determined...
  27. ncbi request reprint Integration of service systems for homeless persons with serious mental illness through the ACCESS program. Access to Community Care and Effective Services and Supports
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Cecel G Sheps Center for Health Services, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:949-57. 2002
    ..first of the two core questions around which the ACCESS (Access to Community Care and Effective Services and Supports) evaluation was designed: Does implementation of system-change strategies lead to better integration of service systems?..
  28. ncbi request reprint Use of leverage to improve adherence to psychiatric treatment in the community
    John Monahan
    University of Virginia School of Law, 580 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:37-44. 2005
    ..Logistic regression was used to examine associations between clinical and demographic characteristics and receipt of different types of leverage...
  29. ncbi request reprint Medicaid enrollment and mental health service use following release of jail detainees with severe mental illness
    Joseph P Morrissey
    Department of Health Policy and Administration and the Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599 7590, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 57:809-15. 2006
    ..This study assessed the extent to which Medicaid enrollment increased access to and use of services by persons with severe mental illness after their release from jail...
  30. doi request reprint The MacArthur Violence Risk Assessment Study revisited: two views ten years after its initial publication
    E Fuller Torrey
    Treatment Advocacy Center, Arlington, VA 22203, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 59:147-52. 2008
    ..They present six points on which they disagree with the findings or fault the design of the MacArthur Study. After each point, Dr. Monahan, Dr. Steadman, and other authors of the MacArthur Study Group respond...
  31. ncbi request reprint Adapting evidence-based practices for persons with mental illness involved with the criminal justice system
    Fred C Osher
    Council of State Governments, Justice Center, 4630 Montgomery Ave, Suite 650, Bethesda, MD 20814, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 58:1472-8. 2007
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint The classification of violence risk
    John Monahan
    School of Law, University of Virginia, 580 Massie Road, Charlottesville, VA 22903 1789, USA
    Behav Sci Law 24:721-30. 2006
    ..In this article, the development of the COVR software is described and several issues that arise in its administration are discussed...
  33. ncbi request reprint The use of criminal charges and sanctions in mental health courts
    Patricia A Griffin
    National GAINS Center for People With Co Occuring Disorders in the Justice System, Wyndmoor, PA 19038, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 53:1285-9. 2002
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint An actuarial model of violence risk assessment for persons with mental disorders
    John Monahan
    the University of Virginia School of Law, Charlotteville, 22903, USA
    Psychiatr Serv 56:810-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of the study reported here was to determine the validity of the multiple ICT model in distinguishing between patients with high and low risk of violence in the community when applied to a new sample of individuals...