This report by Child Trends and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation provides a review of the current knowledge on children’s mental health, research on the development of mental wellness and disorders over a life course, and access to and payment […]
Mental Health Publications
This report by the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured provides an overview of the physical and mental health needs of youth in the juvenile justice system, and the role of Medicaid in financing comprehensive, coordinated medical services.
This bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention examines suicidal thoughts and behaviors among 1,829 youth ages 10 to 19 in the Northwestern Juvenile Project.
These Medicaid Fact Sheets from the Center for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS) provide information to help consumers understand the basics of Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP).
This report provides an analysis of research about services for children with behavioral health issues in treatment or therapeutic foster care (TFC).
This report by ACLU of Southern California and the Judge David L. Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law provides recommendations for Los Angeles County officials to establish and implement diversion programs for individuals who have mental disorders and are charged with nonviolent offenses.
his resource provides an introduction to some of the challenges paroling authority members face when serving individuals with mental and/or substance use disorders, along with a summary of the latest research and strategic thinking in the field.
This report by the International Association of Chiefs of Police provides 33 recommendations on how law enforcement leaders, in collaboration with partners at the local, state, and national levels, can improve responses to at-risk youth and youth involved with the juvenile justice system.
This comprehensive report from the East Texas Council of Governments compares mental health and substance use services across 14 Texas counties.
This report by the Washington State Institute for Public Policy discusses effective strategies for reducing the risk of repeat domestic violence.