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Friday, September 24 • 12:15pm - 1:15pm
Youth Mobile Response: An Investment to Decriminalize Mental Health

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During this presentation, participants will have the opportunity to learn about an alternative to policing for young people of color facing a crisis, mobile response. Next, the presenter will briefly overview the criminal legal and mental health system history and their relationship to racial justice. Then the presenter will provide six principles to create an equitable mobile response system. Finally, the presentation will conclude with an interactive discussion with participants on more ways to develop community safety for Black and brown communities.

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Whitney Bunts

Policy Analyst, CLASP
Whitney Bunts is a policy analyst with CLASP's youth policy team, focusing on juvenile justice, mental health, racial equity, and Opportunity Youth. Whitney has expertise in education justice, mental health, racial equity, and system dynamics.Preceding her career at CLASP, Whitney... Read More →

Friday September 24, 2021 12:15pm - 1:15pm EDT