Addressing the needs of at-risk and adjudicated youth through positive behavior support: Effective prevention practices.

 
Scott, T. M., Liaupsin, C. J., Nelson, C. M., Jolivette, K., Christle, C. A., & Riney, M. (2002). Addressing the needs of at-risk and adjudicated youth through positive behavior support: Effective prevention practices. Education and Treatment of Children, 25, 532-551.

This conceptual manuscript describes the PBIS framework and makes the case for adoption within alternative settings including juvenile facilities. The authors describe the three tiers of the framework and how practices can be intensified across each tier within these restrictive settings. The authors provide considerations for those thinking of adopting the framework within their settings.

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Prevention Levels

  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Tertiary

Audiences

  • Administrators
  • District Contacts

System Impact

  • Targeted Groups

Category

  • Juvenile Justice