Telepsychiatry for County Jails

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ITP provides telepsychiatry services to county jails and correctional facilities through video conferencing, increasing timely access to mental health care for inmates.

Benefits to you:

  • Appointments 5 days a week
  • Reduce restraint and observation time
  • Lower risk of mental health related assaults
  • Reduce department transportation cost
  • Improve safety and liability by keeping inmates inside the facility
  • Lower overtime pay by reducing inmate transports

“It works wonders in getting inmates seen. The appointment times offered are great!”
—Amy Benson, Benton County Jail

If you are experiencing a mental health emergency or need immediate assistance, please call 911 or go to your nearest emergency room.

ITP’s services are available to more than just county jails. We also partner with different provider types including emergency departments, outpatient and mental health clinics, and long term care facilities.