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Help for 'dual-status' kids
Counties in the state demonstrate new ways to help kids involved in both the juvenile justice and child welfare systems.
The dark side of 'dual-status'
Youth involved in both the juvenile justice and child welfare systems have higher detention rates, behavioral health problems.
States adopt programs to involve families in rehabilitation of young offenders.
Reforms for troubled teen care
Amid widespread inaction on evidence-based treatment for delinquent youth, a few states get it right.
Treatment for troubled teens
Two Georgia youth offenders respond to intensive, at-home family-focused treatment.
Georgia embraces reforms
State leaders are expanding evidence-based treatment for troubled youth, but roadblocks still prevent many from receiving best care.
State of mind
10 years after landmark study, progress and challenges in mental health treatment for nation’s confined youth.
Slow progress for treatment
After years of effort, Illinois finds traction in meeting needs of mentally ill youth
New treatment shows promise
Multisystemic Therapy proves effective for juvenile sex offenders.
Progress on mental health care
Cook County sparks national changes in treatment for delinquent youth.