Risk Assessment and Behavioral Health Screening Project

Juvenile Specialty Court

Risk Assessment and Behavioral Health Screening Project

September 30, 2018

Juvenile probation offices that implemented risk-needs assessment instruments and the risk-needresponsivity approach reduced formal supervision and recidivism; however, mental health services were used more often than risk-reduction services and had little influence on recidivism.

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Electronic
Publication Type: 
Research Brief
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