This report by the Washington State Institute for Public Policy discusses effective strategies for reducing the risk of repeat domestic violence.
Mental Health Publications
This bulletin from the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention examines the overlap between behavioral health issues and the risk of future offending, and the delivery of mental health services to youth involved with the juvenile justice system post-release.
This report by the National Institute of Corrections provides a guide for states and local jurisdictions interested in using system mapping to maximize opportunities for criminal justice and health care system integration and efficiency through the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
This National Institute of Justice report addresses key concepts in cost-benefit analysis (CBA) for researchers, practitioners, and policymakers who use research to guide decisions about resource allocation.
While many prisoners receive the treatment and care they need while incarcerated, some do not, and there is often a lack of continuity in care from inside the prison to care in the community.
Between one-third and one-half of young adults with mental health challenges have co-occurring substance use issues.
This issue features articles on a study that examines the extent to which system-involved youth have been exposed to trauma, studies that examine pathways to delinquency by gender, and a commentary on the state of mentoring programs.
This series of eight videos from the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office for Victims of Crime examines how the needs of children exposed to violence and victimization can be addressed.
This report from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration discusses mental health issues, co-occurring disorders, and mental health services use among older adolescents ages 16 to 17 and young adults ages 18 to 25.
Conducted by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), the 2010 National Mental Health Services Survey (N-MHSS), is a biennial survey of specialty mental health treatment facilities.