The Magistrate's Role in Involuntary Commitment

  • Chapel Hill, NC
This course is sponsored by NC Judicial College.

This 3 day course is offered each spring through the North Carolina Judicial College. This course is intended for magistrates who conduct hearings related to involuntary commitments. Topics will include identifying information relevant to the commitment decision, developing proficiency in interviewing and other skills for eliciting information, making the legal determinations of the presence of a mental illness and dangerousness, and properly implementing the decision to initiate the involuntary commitment process.

  • Chapel Hill, NC
    April 16 - 18, 2018
    UNC School of Government
    400 South Road
    Knapp-Sanders Building
    Chapel Hill, NC 27599
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    Must apply

    The registration period for this course closed at 5:00pm on Friday, March 16. Accepted applicants will be notified via email.

There are no materials avaliable for this course at this time.
For all registration questions, resetting passwords, or login issues please contact:

Dale Zuckert

Assistant Registrar
For questions regarding course details, including location, schedule, materials, and continuing education credits, please contact:

Jessica O'Sullivan

Program Manager
Donna Lewandowski
Teaching Associate Professor of Public Law and Government
Associate Professor of Public Law and Government