Endangered youth: A report on suicide among adolescents involved with the child welfare and juvenile justice systems

Date: 2006
(For resources, this is the publication date. For programs, this is the date posted.)

Information

Type:  Report
Author:  Dore MM, Aseltine R, Franks RP
Publisher:  Connecticut Center For Effective Practice (CCEP)

This report familiarizes professionals from a broad range of agencies with an interdisciplinary framework that addresses the suicide risk factors for children, youth and their families involved in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems. Case studies illustrate the challenges confronting families, communities and professionals, while offering opportunities for learning and development of effective service delivery.

Populations:  Youth
Settings:  Juvenile Justice System, Foster Care