Rhode Island Resource Directory

A Guide to Services Associated with RI 2-1-1

Inmate Mental Health Services

Code: FF-3300.3350

Programs that provide psychotherapy and counseling services including therapy and psychosocial rehabilitation groups for correctional facility inmates who have mental disorders and emotional problems. Psychiatric medication, when required, is dispensed by nursing staff. Some correctional facilities have satellite psychiatric units with inpatient beds and/or special units for the long term care of severely and persistently mentally ill inmates.

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