New York State Office of Mental Health (OMH)
Division of Forensic Services
The Division of Forensic Services facilitates the Forensic Training Program, a series of mental health instructor development trainings for criminal justice personnel. In partnership with the NYS Division of Criminal Justice Services and the NYS Commission of Correction, the Forensic Training Program includes:
- Police Mental Health Recruit Instructor Development Course (3-days);
- Police Mental Health In-Service Curriculum Orientation Training (1.5 days); and
- Suicide Prevention and Crisis Intervention for Jails and Police Lockups Instructor Development Course (2 days).
Current list of training announcements:
Comments or questions about the information on this page can be directed to the Division of Forensic Services.