mental health treatment
Thousands of Juvenile Justice-Involved Youth in California May Be Eligible for Community-Based Mental Health Treatment
As many as 70 percent of young people involved in the juvenile justice system may have a serious mental health condition. But only 8 percent of these youth received treatment within six months after entering detention.
Collection of Evidence-based Practices for Children and Adolescents with Mental Health Treatment Needs 5th Edition
The report summarizes current evidence-based techniques for treating children, including juvenile offenders, with mental health disorders, symptoms and mental health treatment needs. The collection of information is intended for all educators, service providers, parents, caregivers, and others seeking information on evidence-based mental health practices for youth.