Community Solutions for Youth in Trouble
| Cataloged on:
Mar. 20, 2013
ANNOTATION: Innovative programs in the Texas county juvenile probation departments are highlighted. “The successful programs identified in this report are county-developed and county-approved. Each program in the report has been successful even under the considerable real-world constraints that county juvenile departments face … this report can help identify solutions that have worked for other counties like yours.” Programs are presented according to mental health and trauma, pre-adjudication secure detention, community alternatives to secure facilities, family involvement, seclusions and restraints, and prevention and early intervention.