The National Association of Counties and the CSG Justice Center will work with initiative partners to integrate and maximize their existing resources to assist counties, as well as coordinate outreach to media and demonstrate a groundswell to both policymakers and practitioners.
Mental Health Publications
This brief from the American Probation and Parole Association and the Council of State Governments addresses the misperceptions around information sharing between health service providers and criminal justice agencies.
This resource tool from JBS International, Inc., and Georgetown University National Technical Assistance Center for Children’s Mental Health provides information on existing research, knowledge, practices, and approaches that are effective in addressing trauma.
This tip sheet from the National Juvenile Justice Network and Safely Home Campaign discusses the fundamental characteristics of effective community-based supervision programs, including being evidence-based, using a strength-based/positive youth development approach, having court accountability and family engagement elements, using follow-up […]
This brief from Child Trends assesses the long-term influence depressive or suicidal symptoms in adolescence may have on transitions to adulthood.
This publication by the American Probation and Parole Association and Council of State Governments provides guidance for implementing a privacy framework for sharing confidential health information between corrections agencies and health care providers.
This report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration summarizes results from the 2013 National Survey on Drug Use and Health, an annual survey of mental health and substance use, and presents findings on past year mental health service use among youth and adults.
This resource package from the Mental Health and Juvenile Justice Collaborative for Change provides information on the prevalence, identification, and treatment of co-occurring disorders among youth involved with the juvenile justice system.
This report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration provides policymakers with essential information about treatment service expenditures for mental health disorders and substance use disorders, sources of financing, and estimated spending trends from 2010–2020.
This report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration provides guidelines for clinicians to address the needs of men with substance use disorders who are in recovery.