Download only This brief provides an overview of Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT)—an intensive service delivery model intended for people with serious mental illness who are involved in the criminal justice system. Publication ID PEP19-FACT-BR Publication Date June 2019 Last Reviewed June 2019 Format Guidelines or Manual Download Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT) PDF 669.02 KB Related Resources Tailoring Crisis Response and Pre-arrest Diversion Models for Rural Communities Screening and Assessment of Co-Occurring Disorders in the Justice System MAT Inside Correctional Facilities: Addressing Medication Diversion Data Collection Across the Sequential Intercept Model (SIM): Essential Measures Sequential Intercept Model Trifold Brochure Find Related Information Audience Professional Care Providers Population Group People in the Criminal Justice System Series Criminal Justice You May Also Be Interested In Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Evidence-Based Practices (EBP) KIT This toolkit offers tools to implement the evidence-based practice of Assertive Community Treatment (ACT). ACT offers customized, community-based services for people living with mental illness. The toolkit includes a brochure (English, Spanish), a PowerPoint presentation, and an introductory video. Family Psychoeducation Evidence-Based Practices (EBP) KIT This toolkit offers evidence-based practices to help public officials develop family psychoeducation mental health programs. The programs create a partnership between consumers, families, practitioners, and supporters. The kit includes a brochure (English, Spanish), nine booklets, a PowerPoint presentation, and a introductory video. Permanent Supportive Housing Evidence-Based Practices (EBP KIT) This toolkit outlines the essential components for supportive housing services and programs for people living with mental illness disorders. It discusses how to develop and integrate evidence-based programs in mental health systems. The toolkit includes eight booklets on program development. Sequential Intercept Model Trifold Brochure This brochure provides an overview of the Sequential Intercept Model (SIM). The SIM is a strategic planning tool that helps communities better understand the gaps and resources they have in helping those with mental illness or substance use disorders who are in the criminal justice system. Information for Faith-Based and Community Leaders Increasing awareness of mental health issues and making it easier for people to seek help requires partners working together. These talking points can help faith leaders develop messages for their congregations and communities about the importance of mental health. SAMHSA's Concept of Trauma and Guidance for a Trauma-Informed Approach This manual introduces a concept of trauma and offers a framework for becoming a trauma-informed organization, system, or service sector. The manual provides a definition of trauma and a trauma-informed approach, and offers 6 key principles and 10 implementation domains.