Discusses the correlation between victimization and juvenile offending.
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Explores both the historical and current causes for disproportionality.
Gives an overview of current issues and challenges for law enforcement and the juvenile justice system in assisting children and adolescents who face commercial sexual exploitation.
Explores the importance, clinical considerations, and approaches to assessing for psychological trauma and posttraumatic stress with youth in the juvenile justice population.
Helps mental health professionals preparing for a court hearing.
Discusses the processes leading maltreated youth to become involved in the juvenile justice system.
Gives details about the growing number of girls in the juvenile justice.
Describes evidence-informed interventions for youth involved in the juvenile justice system.
Describes racial disparities in the juvenile justice system.
Outlines the historical context of racial disparities and highlights how systems can move forward to reduce these racial disparities, including by framing the issue so that practical and pro-active discussion can move beyond assigning blame.
Outlines the role of family engagement in creating trauma-informed juvenile justice systems.
Outlines the environment of care in juvenile institutions.