Joe Smarro Speaking in Manchester

‘Crisis Cop’ Shares Story of Outreach

The city hired Ramirez’s consulting firm to develop a plan for the city concerning homelessness.

man living in a tarp home

BeHealthle Hired to Address Homeless

The city has to start thinking of housing as part of health care, Ramirez, managing partner told city and state officials Thursday.

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Boston Globe Spotlight

San Antonio became a national leader in mental health care by working together as a community

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San Antonio Mental Health

Guru Speaks in Santa Barbara-Leon Evans Explains How to Turn Futile Efforts into a Success

two men walking on the street

The Atlantic: Policing With Velvet Gloves

This is the story of how San Antonio’s police department helped divert 100,000 people away from jail and ERs, and moved them into mental-health treatment—one 911 call at a time.

The Restoration Center, The Center for Health Care Services, Bexar County, Texas
Brave New Films: Justice. Overcrimminalized

Why Are We Using Prisons to Treat Mental Illness?

Cutting Edge Mental Health Services with Leon Evans