Time for a Check-Up: How Advocates Can Help Youth in the Juvenile Justice System

Time for a Check-Up: How Advocates Can Help Youth in the Juvenile Justice SystemYouth in the juvenile justice system with mental disorders often experience difficulties accessing the mental health services needed for their rehabilitation and successful reentry. This publication from the National Juvenile Justice Network summarizes the major changes to be expected in the provision of mental health services to youth under the Affordable Care Act. It also provides recommendations to help advocates focus on the most important and relevant issues. To view the publication, click here.