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Abram, Karen M.

Suicidal Thoughts and Behaviors Among Detained Youth

In this bulletin, the authors examine suicidal thoughts and behaviors among 1,829 youth ages 10 to 18 in the Northwestern Juvenile Project—a longitudinal study of youth detained at the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center in Chicago, IL.

Functional Impairment in Delinquent Youth

This study explains why agencies must invest in programming to give justice-involved youth a chance to experience productive and healthy life.

PTSD, Trauma, and Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders in Detained Youth

This bulletin examines the results of the Northwestern Juvenile Project—a prospective longitudinal study of youth detained at the Cook County Juvenile Temporary Detention Center in Chicago, IL.

The Northwestern Juvenile Project: Overview

This report provides information on how to facilitate successful reentry and successful transition to adulthood for justice-involved youth.

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