Monthly Reports & Updates

Coloradans Disentangling Mental Health and Criminal Justice

Meeting Time: third Thursday of every month at 11:30 AM

Meeting Duration: 30-45 minutes

Meeting Agenda:
11:30-11:45 AM: Presentation by community partners
11:45-12:00/12:15 PM: Questions, discussion, other participant updates

Meeting Notes & Recordings

  • July, 2022: Judge Elizabeth Leith from Denver Probate Court
  • June, 2022: Lt. Daric Gutzwiller from Summit County Sheriff’s Department re: SMART
  • May, 2022: Sarah Ericson, Director of Diversion Counseling Program, 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Office
  • April, 2022: Neil Gowensmith and Dan Murrie, Competency Restoration Process
  • March, 2022: Michelle Muething, Executive Director, Aspen Hope Center
  • February, 2022: Lisa Raville, Executive Director, Harm Reduction Action Center
  • October, 2021: Lynn Unger, Denver County Courts
  • September, 2021: Amanda Myers & Kathryn Davis, OBH Forensic Support Team
  • August, 2021: Amanda Edwards, OBH Forensic Services Court Services & Competency Evaluations
  • May, 2021: Judge Jonathan Shamis, Lake County
  • April, 2021: Kiara Kuenzler, Jefferson Center for Mental Health; Mary Pike, Jefferson County Co-Responder Programs Supervisor; Melanie Thornton, Arvada Co-responder Program