This is a court ordered service for the adult clients who are non-compliant with psychiatric medication and as a result decompensate and are deemed unable to live safely in the community. The initial AOT order lasts for six months and if renewed the order could last for another year. Mandated services include, but are not limited to, medication management and case management or ACT. The Nassau County Department of Mental Health is required to maintain oversight responsibility for all clients on AOT orders.
For additional information and inquiry, please call 516-227-7057.