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May 27, 2013
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Sam Bauman: Mental health forum offered lots of insight

The Thursday night meeting titled “Mental Health and Public Safety,” sponsored by the Sierra Nevada Forums, drew a good crowd to hear speakers such as Tracey Green, medical director of the Division of Mental Health and Developmental Services for Nevada. She outlined how integration of various health workers has helped the state. Joe McEllistrem, a forensic psychologist, spoke on how mentally ill patients are rarely violent. And Judge John Tatro outlined how a recently formed team has helped the courts with the mentally ill. Mary Bryan was the emcee and facilitated the presentations. A lively Q&A session wound up the …

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