August 14, 2018
KMBC Kelly Eckerman Interviews Paton Blough KMBC Kelly Eckerman interviewed Paton Blough before speaking at the annual CIT (Crisis Intervention Team) International Conference in Kansas City, MO this past Friday, August 17th. newbalance 2018 This conference marks the 30th anniversary of the founding of CIT. vente de newbalance More than 1,000 law enforcement officers, peer support specialists and mental health professionals from around the world attended the conference. new balance pas cher 2018 Following his keynote address, CIT officals honored him with an appreciation award for all that he has done for the futhering CIT and mental health reform.
“I’ve had no higher honor as a mental health and criminal justice reform advocate than to have been selected to speak at this conference,” said Blough. New Balance Baskets Femme “It is a privilege to be able to address some of the world’s most dedicated workers and advocates for mental health reform.”
About CIT International
CIT International is a non-profit membership organization whose primary purpose is to facilitate understanding, development and implementation of Crisis Intervention Team CIT Programs throughout the U.S. New Balance Baskets and in other nations worldwide in order to promote and support collaborative efforts to create and sustain more effective interactions among law enforcement, mental health care providers, individuals with mental illness, their families and communities and to reduce the stigma of mental illness. Learn more at citinternational.org.
About the CIT International Conference
The CIT International Annual conference, which takes place in August of each year, draws approximately 1,000 people largely from the law enforcement, behavioral health, and advocacy sectors. There are over 100 workshops related to topics involving the intersection of law enforcement, mental health, and criminal justice fields.