Order of Non-Hospitalization Study Committee

07 August 2018

Charge of the Committee – There is created the Order of Non-Hospitalization Study Committee to examine the strengths and weaknesses of Vermont’s orders of non-hospitalization for the purpose of improving patient care.

August 23, 2018

July 26, 2018

 

Reports and Studies

State's Attorney's Memo: David Gartenstein

NAMI Involuntary Outpatient Commitment Myths and Facts

Reimagining ONH: TAC Report

Video of Testimony: Forward by Pheobe Sparrow Wagner

A Vision for Persons with Mental Health Challenges: One Alternative to Orders of NonHospitalization(PDF)

A Vision for Persons with Mental Health Challenges: One Alternative to Orders of NonHospitalization(Powerpoint)

Sample Draft Motion to Modify ONH - Judge Teachout

ONH Process Flow Charts:

ONH Process Flow Chart - Family Court

ONH Process Flow Chart - Criminal Court

 

Mental Health Commitment statutes:

Title 18 §7617       https://legislature.vermont.gov/statutes/section/18/181/07617           

Title 18 §7617a     https://legislature.vermont.gov/statutes/section/18/181/07617a         

Title 18 §7621       https://legislature.vermont.gov/statutes/section/18/181/07621           

 

Vermont Involuntary Medication Statutes:

Title 18 §7624 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Information

Department of Mental Health
Commissioner Melissa Bailey
280 State Drive, NOB 2 North
Waterbury, VT 05671-2010
Phone:  (802) 241-0090
Fax: (802) 241-0100

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