This study extends current research by demonstrating that the gap between service need and service use persists after detention. Our findings underscore the need for effective treatment of juvenile detainees with substance use disorders, an important component of juvenile justice system reform.A treatment referral can be used in combination with other outcomes such as community service or probation, or may be ... One study found that mental health placements are rarely used (1%) relative to other court outcomes (dismissal (51% ), anbsp;...
|Title||:||Utilization and Effectiveness of Mental Health Services for Delinquent Youth with Substance Use Disorders: A Longitudinal Study|
|Author||:||Leah D. Paskar|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|