Meeting the needs of at-risk and adjudicated youth with behavioral challenges: The promise of juvenile justice.

 
Nelson, C. M., Jolivette, K., Leone, P. E., & Mathur, S. R. (2010). Meeting the needs of at-risk and adjudicated youth with behavioral challenges: The promise of juvenile justice. Behavioral Disorders, 36, 70-80.

This conceptual manuscript describes the current state of the juvenile justice system and offers a variety of recommendations for the field. The authors cite the adoption of the PBIS framework as one future direction for the field in better meeting the diverse needs of youth with E/BD and other disabilities.

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Prevention Levels

  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Tertiary

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  • Juvenile Justice