Strategies for Integrating Substance Abuse Treatment and the Juvenile Justice System: A Practical Guide

Strategies for Integrating Substance Abuse Treatment and the Juvenile Justice System: A Practical Guide

by Laura Burney-Nissen

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Overview

The level of political & profl. interest in expanding services for adolescents & juvenile offenders has risen dramatically. This guide provides an overview of alcohol & other drug treat. serv. provided in juvenile justice (JJ) settings. Highlights approaches that have shown promise of producing good outcomes. Special attention is paid to integrating services across the substance abuse & JJ systems, which typically have had separate & distinct profl. mandates, areas of focus, & philosophies. The guide contains: an overview of effective treat. practices; structural supports for effective treat.; & descriptions of CSAT-funded projects.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780756701666
Publisher: DIANE Publishing Company
Publication date: 08/28/2000
Pages: 239

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