Assertive Community Treatment Case Lead
Sandra is a clinician with the Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team which is a multidisciplinary team that specializes in working with individuals with Severe and Persistent Mental Illnesses whom need assistance with successful, independent living. Services provided by Sandra include medication management, counseling, case management, housing assistance, and care coordination with other providers.
In addition, Sandra serves individuals who are placed in her care by the Psychiatric Security Review Board (PSRB) and monitors these individuals closely. Individuals placed in this care have plead guilty except for insanity to a crime that was committed due to their symptoms of a severe and persistent mental illness. Sandra reports monthly to the PSRB on how these individuals are doing with the conditions of their release and reports immediately any concerns that may put the individual at risk of further legal issues and monitors behaviors to ensure public safety.
Lastly, Sandra enjoys working with individuals with severe and persistent mental illness by providing the support needed for individuals to thrive in their current situation.
Education: Master’s from Capella University in Clinical Psychology with a specialization in Applied Research.
Speciality: ACT, Veterans