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Davidson County Sheriff’s Office Begins American Correctional Association’s Correctional Behavioral Health Training and Certification Program

Sheriff Daron Hall of Davidson County, Tennessee and American Correctional Association (ACA) Executive Director Jim Gondles appeared on a local news broadcast to educate the public and answer questions regarding a new corrections training program offered by ACA. Eighty correctional officers from Davidson County Jails are part of the nation’s first adult local detention facility jurisdiction to receive ACA’s Correctional Behavioral Health Training and Certification. These officers are participating in this extensive training to learn how to better manage offenders with mental illness and behavioral issues.