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Clinical Services

man using a computerDDSN Clinical Services:

   •  Is responsible for the forensic process as it relates to Competency to Stand Trial Orders and Judicial Admission Orders

   •  Serves as the primary liaison with other state agencies

   •  Coordinates alternative placement (residential placement that is operated outside of the DSN contracted network of providers).


Division Links:

Competency to Stand Trial

Competency to Stand Trial Evaluations Directive (PDF)

Individuals Involved with the Criminal Justice System Directive (PDF)

Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities (PRTF) Referral Process