In 2019, the Nevada legislature made major changes to the criminal law statutes which included the requirement that “each judge of the court receives training concerning ... [defendants’] behavioral health needs and intellectual or developmental disabilities.” (NRS 176.135(5))
Join Forensic Psychiatrist Melissa Piasecki to learn about the mental and developmental disabilities that are often the genesis of the criminal behavior we see in the defendants before us.
Faculty: Melissa Piasecki, M.D., Executive Associate Dean and Professor of Psychiatry, University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine.
Who should attend: This training is designed for all Nevada general jurisdiction judges.
Continuing education credit: 1.0 hour SAMH CLE/CJE
Course materials will be emailed to you one day prior to the webinar.