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Mentoring Best Practices Research: Effectiveness of Juvenile Mentoring Programs on Recidivism

This study was funded by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP) and authored by the Center for Criminal Justice Research at theUniversity of Cincinnati. Four research questions are examined in this document: (1) Are the mento… Continue Reading Mentoring Best Practices Research: Effectiveness of Juvenile Mentoring Programs on Recidivism


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Identifying Polyvictimization and Trauma Among Court-Involved Children and Youth: A Checklist and Resource Guide for Attorneys and Other Court-Appointed Advocates

Checklist and resource guide for lawyers and legal advocates for children to identify polyvictimization in order to develop a more trauma-informed approach to their work.


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Adolescent Substance Use Treatment Effectiveness: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

An OJJDP-sponsored review of adolescent substance use treatment programs and current literature.


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The Risk-Need-Responsivity Model

The Risk-Need-Responsivity Model should be an integral part of the juvenile drug court system.


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BBBS Mass Bay Closure Tools

5th tool in a series of 5 resources provided by OJJDP in collaboration with the National Mentoring Resource Center. The following materials were developed by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Massachusetts Bay, which over the years has demonstrated a tremend… Continue Reading BBBS Mass Bay Closure Tools


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Match Support Check-in Questions

4th tool in a series of 5 resources provided by OJJDP, in collaboration with the National Mentoring Resource Center. This document features sample check-in questions that mentoring program staff can use during regular communication with mentors, parent… Continue Reading Match Support Check-in Questions


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Examining the Health of Youth Mentoring Relationships

3rd tool in a series of 5 resources provided by OJJDP, in collaboration with the National Mentoring Resource Center. This resource and the supplemental Match Support Check-in Questions are designed to support mentoring program staff to gain feedback fr… Continue Reading Examining the Health of Youth Mentoring Relationships


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User Manual – Staffing Calculator for Match Support

2nd tool in a series of 5 resources provided by OJJDP, in collaboration with the National Mentoring Resource Center. The goal of this tool is to allow end users (primarily youth mentoring program staff, but also possibly funders, researchers, and other… Continue Reading User Manual – Staffing Calculator for Match Support


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Starting Relationships Right

1st tool in a series of 5 resources provided by OJJDP in collaboration with the National Mentoring Resource Center. This tool is designed to help mentoring program staff uncover and support appropriate expectations among all parties to mentoring relati… Continue Reading Starting Relationships Right


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Mentoring Children of Incarcerated Parents

A synthesis of research and input from the listening session held by the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention and the White House Domestic Policy Council and Office of Public Engagement.


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