WHAT HAPPENS WHEN I CALL 911 on a Family Member?”
Presenters: Redmond Police Commander Sheri Shovlin
& Manka Dhingra, JD
Date:Tuesday, December 17, 20
13 Time: 7-9 pm
Location: Red Auditorium/Evergreen Health Hospital, Kirkland, WA PLEASE SEE http:///www.
evergreenhealth.com/documents/ Visitor_Map.pdf for exact location.
COMMANDER Shari Shovlin of the Redmond Police Department & Manka Dhingra, JD, Prosecuting Attorney for the Mental Health Court will be presenting information on what can happen after you call the police; what are the options? What is Mental Health Court? ITA? Diversion Center?
Shari Shovlin has served the community of Redmond for the past 18 years. She is a trained Crisis Intervention Team officer and has spearheaded the initiative to have all first responders trained in CIT, specifically for dealing with the mentally ill in Redmond.
Manka Dhingra is a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney who is assigned to the King County Mental Health Court (MHC). She holds a JD from the University of Washington School of Law and Bachelor of Arts degrees in History and Political Science from the University of California at Berkeley.