Joan Becker will engage in her presentation "Sentenced to Life". Coming out of this session the learner will be able to discuss mental health and how to find the right treatment plan for each patient. You will discuss the importance of "listening" and "effective Communication" with the patient and the family. Be able to list different breakdown of communication between mental health agenices, law enforcement, hospitals, patients, and families in an individual's treatment. The learner will also be able to walk away and list a couple of ways to communicate effectively and within the boundaries of HIPPA.