Managing disruptive and violent juvenile offenders in the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice.

 
Fernandez, M. A., Doyle, C., Koon, R., & McClain, D. (2015). Managing disruptive and violent juvenile offenders in the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice. Corrections Today, September/October.

This brief descriptive manuscript exemplifies how the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice implemented FW-PBIS state-wide to deliver evidence-based behavioral management practices to the meet the needs of their diverse youth. The authors provide a detailed description of how FW-PBIS was used to intensify interventions through the use of six key components to deliver interventions for youth with the most severe and persistent needs in juvenile facilities.

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Manuscript

Prevention Levels

  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Tertiary

Category

  • Juvenile Justice