IMT Peer Specialist Derrick Brown Featured in City Report

CASES’ Brooklyn Intensive Mobile Treatment (IMT) Team provides 24/7 services to ensure people with serious mental illness are connected with the care they need to remain physically and mentally healthy and safe. Funded by ThriveNYC, this team consists of behavioral health specialists, nurses, and peer specialists.

ThriveNYC’s 2021 annual report features Brooklyn IMT Peer Specialist Derrick Brown, describing how he uses his firsthand experience with the legal system and behavioral health challenges to help CASES clients. See below to read more about Derrick, the Brooklyn IMT team, and other innovative programs funded by ThriveNYC.


ThriveNYC: Promoting mental health for all New Yorkers [1]