Topic: Co-Occurring Disorders
The National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges publishes a monthly newsletter with practical programmatic advice, how-to discussions, and the latest updates from the field. Access the archive of newsletters here.
This is a guide to help juvenile courts better understand the link between learning disabilities and delinquency, working with these populations, and the challenges that juvenile courts face as they deal with these problems.
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.
Developing Effective Policies for Addressing the Needs of Court-Involved Youth with Co-occurring Disorders
Brief providing suggestions for juvenile drug treatment courts on how to appropriately address the needs of youth with co-occurring disorders.
This is a publication that addresses ten key issues surrounding juveniles and exposure to trauma.
This article is the first in a series on trauma-related procedures for use with dual status youth—children and adolescents who come into contact with both child welfare and juvenile justice systems. It describes generally the state of our understanding… Continue Reading Trauma in Dual Status Youth: Putting Things in Perspective
Brief providing suggestions for setting up systems to identify trauma-related problems.