Practice parameter for the assessment and treatment of youth in juvenile detention and correctional facilities.

@article{Penn2005PracticePF,
  title={Practice parameter for the assessment and treatment of youth in juvenile detention and correctional facilities.},
  author={Joseph Penn and C. R. Thomas},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={2005},
  volume={44 10},
  pages={1085-98}
}
This practice parameter presents recommendations for the mental health assessment and treatment of youths in juvenile detention and correctional facilities. Mental and substance-related disorders are significant public health problems affecting youths in juvenile justice settings. Sufficient time is necessary to conduct a comprehensive diagnostic assessment, interview collateral historians, and review pertinent records to identify primary and comorbid conditions. Potential role conflicts (i.e… CONTINUE READING
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