Elsewhere Online twitter Facebook SLS Blogs YouTube SLS Channel Linked In SLSNavigator SLS on Flickr

Treatment not Punishment: Diverting Mentally Ill Youth from Juvenile Jails to Mental Health Services


January 24, 2012 12:45pm - 2:00pm

Room 280A
Panelists Fiza Quarashi from the National Center for Youth Law and Brian Blalock from Bay Area Legal Aid discuss the innovative work of juvenile mental health courts in Santa Clara and Alameda County, which provide intensive case management to juveniles in the system with severe mental illness. Hosted by the Youth and Education Advocates at Stanford and the Criminal Law Society.