"Voices of Jericho: Stories of Jail Diversion" is a revealing new project that focuses on residents of Memphis served through the Jericho Project, Shelby County's innovative jail diversion initiative for persons with serious mental illness and co-occurring disorders.
The Jericho Project utilizes evidence-based strategies to help people with mental illness navigate from jail to community-based treatment and services. True Story Pictures has documented the experience of three individuals caught in the revolving door of the criminal justice system, and explores, from their point of view, what it is like for a person with mental illness to journey through the various stages of this system and toward recovery. (13 mins.)Go to Order Form