Primer for mental health practitioners working with youth involved in the juvenile justice system

This 28-page guide provides an overview for mental health practitioners working with youth involved in the juvenile justice system, emphasizing emerging research and practices, the conceptualization of trauma and its impact on youth in the justice system, and implications for policy and practice. (posted April 6, 2012)http://www.tapartnership.org/docs/jjResource_mentalHealthPrimer.pdf … [Read more...]

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