Mental Health Courts 2017-10-19T15:56:24+00:00

Mental Health Courts

BENTON COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Benton County Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Tara Symons
Email: tara.symons@co.benton.wa.us
Phone: 509-735-8476 Ext. 3353
Fax: 509-222-3758Court Mailing Address:
Benton County District Court
ATTN: Mental Health Court
7122 W. Okanogan Place, Bldg. A
Kennewick, WA 99336
Court Information
Court Level: District Court
Assigned Judge: Honorable Katy Butler
Year of Inception: 2016
Capacity: 37
Enrollment: 37
Graduates since Inception: 6
Drug-free babies:
Duration of Program (Months): 12-24
Adjudication Status: Pre- & Post-Adjudication

 


CLARK COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Clark County Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Bryan Farrell
Email: bryan.farrell@clark.wa.gov
Phone: 360-397-2431
Fax: 360-759-6582Court Mailing Address:
Clark County District Court
ATTN: Mental Health Court
P.O. Box 9806
Vancouver, WA 98666-8806
Court Information
Court Level: District Court
Assigned Judge: Honorable John P. Hagensen
Year of Inception: 2000
Capacity: 50
Enrollment: 34
Graduates since Inception: 355
Drug-free babies: 7
Duration of Program (Months): 16
Adjudication Status: Post-Adjudication

 


COWLITZ COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Cowlitz County Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Lisa Farvour
Email: farvourl@co.cowlitz.wa.us
Phone: 360-577-3087 x2256
Fax: 360-414-5541Court Mailing Address:
Cowlitz County District Court
ATTN: Mental Health Court
312 SW 1st Ave
Kelso, WA 98626
Court Information
Court Level: District Court
Assigned Judge: Ronald Marshall
Year of Inception: 2014
Capacity: 15-20
Graduates since Inception: None as of November 2015
Duration of Program (Months): 24 months
Adjudication Status: Pre-adjudication

 


JEFFERSON COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Jefferson County Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Tracie Bick
Email: tracie@co.jefferson.wa.us
Phone: 360-385-9134
Fax: 360-385-9367Court Mailing Address:
Jefferson County District Court
ATTN: Mental Health Court
P.O. Box 1220
Port Townsend, WA 98368
Court Information
Court Level: Superior and District Court
Assigned Judge: Jill I. Landes
Year of Inception: 2013
Enrollment: 15
Capacity: 20
Graduates since Inception: 12
Duration of Program (Months): 24
Adjudication Status: Pre- and Post-Adjudication

 


KING COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: King County Regional Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Callista Welbaum
Email: callista.welbaum@kingcounty.gov
Phone: 206-477-1315
Fax: 206-296-2875Court Mailing Address:
King County District Court
516 3rd Ave, E 326
Seattle, WA 98104
Court Information
Court Level: District Court and able to accept referrals from King County Cities
Assigned Judge: Ketu Shah
Year of Inception: 1999
Capacity: 228
Enrollment: 200
Graduates since Inception: 532
Duration of Program (Months): 6-24
Adjudication Status: Post-Adjudication
Mental Health Court
Name: Seattle Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Gina Peterson
Email: gina.peterson@seattle.gov
Phone: 206-684-5418
Fax: 206-684-8193Court Mailing Address:
Municipal Court of Seattle
PO Box 34987
Seattle, WA 98124-4987
Court Information
Court Level: Municipal Court
Assigned Judge: Ed McKenna
Year of Inception: 1999
Capacity: 70
Enrollment: 63
Graduates since Inception: 452
Duration of Program (Months): 24
Adjudication Status: Post-Adjudication

 


KITSAP COUNTY

Behavioral Health Court
Name: Kitsap County Behavioral Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Mindy Nelson-Oakes
Email: mnoakes@co.kitsap.wa.us
Phone: 360-337-4706
Fax: 360-337-4865Court Mailing Address:
Kitsap County District Court
614 Division Street
Port Orchard, WA 98366
Court Information
Court Level: District Court
Assigned Judge: Claire Bradley
Year of Inception: 2016
Capacity: 75
Enrollment: 25
Graduates since Inception: 1
Drug-free babies: n/a
Duration of Program (Months): 12-24
Adjudication Status: Pre-adjudication of both misdemeanor and felony matters
Individualized Treatment Court
Name: Kitsap County Individualized Treatment CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Samantha K. Lyons
Email: slyons@co.kitsap.wa.us
Phone: 360-377-4508
Fax: 360-337-5404Court Mailing Address:
Kitsap County Juvenile & Family Court Services
1338 Old Clifton Road SW
Port Orchard, WA 98367
Court Information
Court Level: Superior Court
Assigned Judge: Jeanette Dalton
Year of Inception: 2006
Capacity: 15
Enrollment: 15
Graduates since Inception: 60
Duration of Program (Months): 9-24
Adjudication Status: Pre-adjudication

 


MASON COUNTY

Family Recovery Mental Health Court
Name: Mason County Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Renee Cullop
Email: reneec@co.mason.wa.us
Phone: 360-427-9670
Fax: 360-427-8843Court Mailing Address:
Mason County Superior Court
P.O. Box X
Shelton, WA 98584
Court Information
Court Level: Superior Court
Assigned Judge: Toni Sheldon
Year of Inception: 2016
Capacity: 15
Enrollment: 6
Graduates since Inception:
Duration of Program (Months): 24
Adjudication Status: Post-Adjudication

 


PIERCE COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Pierce County Felony Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Pam Clouser
Email: pclouse@co.pierce.wa.us
Phone: 253-798-3642Court Mailing Address:
Pierce County Superior Court
930 Tacoma Ave. S.
Tacoma, WA 98402
Court Information
Court Level: Superior Court
Assigned Judge: Honorable Edmund Murphy
Year of Inception: 2015
Capacity: 40
Enrollment: 34
Graduates since Inception:
Duration of Program (Months): 18+
Adjudication Status: Pre-adjudication

 


SKAGIT COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Skagit County Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Kelli Frazier
Email: kellif@co.skagit.wa.us
Phone: 360-416-1211
Fax: 360-336-9340Court Mailing Address:
Skagit County Superior Court
205 W. Kincaid, Room 202
Mount Vernon, WA 98273
Court Information
Court Level: District Court (2004-2006)
Superior Court (2006-present)
Assigned Judge: Commissioner Karen Lerner
Year of Inception: 2004
Capacity: 25
Enrollment: 20
Graduates since Inception: 28
Duration of Program (Months): 24
Adjudication Status: Pre-Adjudication

 


SNOHOMISH COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Snohomish County District Court Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Anupreet Sidhu
Email: anupreet.sidhu@snoco.org
Phone: 425-262-2446
Fax: 425-388-6397Court Mailing Address:
Snohomish County District Court
3000 Rockefeller Ave MS 508
Everett, WA 98201-4046
Court Information
Court Level: District Court
Assigned Judge: Tam Bui
Year of Inception: October 2012
Capacity: Unlimited
Graduates since Inception: 35
Duration of Program (Months): 12-24
Adjudication Status: Pre-Adjudication

 


SPOKANE COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Spokane County Behavioral Health Adult Felony Therapeutic Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Sandra Altshuler
Email: saltshuler@spokanecounty.org
Phone: 509-477-6355
Fax: 509-477-4396Court Mailing Address:
Spokane County Superior Court
1116 W. Broadway
Spokane, WA 99260
Court Information
Court Level: Superior Court
Assigned Judge: Linda Tompkins
Year of Inception: 2014
Capacity: 20
Enrollment: 14
Graduates since Inception: 10
Drug-free babies: n/a
Duration of Program (Months): 24
Adjudication Status: Pre-Adjudication
Mental Health Court
Name: Spokane County District/Municipal Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Barbara Folden
Email: bfolden@spokanecounty.org
Phone: 509-477-2283
Fax: 509-477-2231Court Mailing Address:
Spokane District Court
721 N. Jefferson Street
PO Box 2352
Spokane, WA 99210-2352
Court Information
Court Level: District Court
Assigned Judge: Aimee Maurer
Year of Inception: 2007
Capacity: 400
Enrollment: 382
Graduates since Inception: 222
Drug-free babies: n/a
Duration of Program (Months): 12-24
Adjudication Status: Pre-Adjudication and Post-Adjudication

 


THURSTON COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Thurston County Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Staci Coleman
Email: colemas@co.thurston.wa.us
Phone: 360-867-2034
Fax: 360-867-2036Court Mailing Address:
Thurston County District Court
2000 Lakeridge Drive SW
Olympia, WA 98502
Court Information
Court Level: District Court
Assigned Judge: M. Brett Buckley
Year of Inception: 2005
Capacity: 55 (capacity shared with Veterans Court)
Graduates since Inception: 142
Drug-free babies: 4
Duration of Program (Months): 24
Adjudication Status: Post-Adjudication

 


YAKIMA COUNTY

Mental Health Court
Name: Yakima County Mental Health CourtContact Information:
Court Coordinator: Angela Noel
Email: angela.noel@co.yakima.wa.us
Phone: 509-574-2670
Fax: 509-574-2701Court Mailing Address:
Yakima County Superior Court
128 N. 2nd Street
Yakima, WA 98901
Court Information
Court Level: Superior Court
Assigned Judge: Judge David Elofson
Year of Inception: 2013
Capacity: 10
Graduates since Inception: 11
Duration of Program (Months): 12 to 18
Adjudication Status: Pre-Adjudication