Behavioral health director co-authors article for national corrections publication

Behavioral health director co-authors article for national corrections publicationCorizon Health was prominently featured in the July/August 2014 issue of Corrections Today magazine, the official publication of the American Correctional Association. The cover story, written in partnership with our Arizona DOC client, was entitled, “Collaboration, Partnership and Education: Essentials for the Management of Mentally Ill Offenders.”

The authors were W. Diane Wood, Director of Behavioral Health for Corizon, Thomas Fulks, Assistant Manager of Behavioral Health for Corizon, and Dr. Nicole Taylor, Arizona DOC Mental Health Contract Monitor. The three collaborated to focus on the importance of working together to achieve the best possible outcomes for our mental health patients while maintaining effective partnerships between medical, mental health, correctional, security and administrative staff. They also stress the essential nature of communication and understanding to bring success to a shared cause.

Download and read the full article here.