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School-Based Diversion: Strategic Innovations from the Mental Health/Juvenile Justice Action Network

Published Apr 1, 2011, National Center for Mental Health and Juvenile Justice

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This report provides a detailed update and summary on the work of the MH/JJ Action Network's School-Based Diversion Strategic Innovation Group.  The four participating states (Connecticut, Illinois, Ohio and Washington) developed school-based diversion initiatives that target youth with mental health needs who are at risk of involvement with the juvenile justice system.


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Models for Change was a juvenile justice systems reform initiative supported by the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, website operated by Justice Policy Institute.