Ch 12 PPT - Screening and Assessment of Mental Health...

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Screening and Assessment of Mental Health Disorders and Risk of Re-Offending Among Juvenile Offenders Chapter 12
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Overview Juvenile Assessment Centers Components of Risk and Need Assessment Tools for Mental Health and Associated Risk Assessment Brief Screening Tools MAYSI-2 POSIT CAFAS
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Overview Tools for Mental Health and Associated Risk Assessment (cont) Comprehensive Assessment Instruments DISC MMPI-A MACI Risk for Recidivism and Dangerousness Tools YLS/CMI SAVRY
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Overview Tools for Mental Health and Associated Risk Assessment (cont) Risk for Recidivism and Dangerousness Tools DISC PCL:YV Using Emergent Risk Assessment to Guide Treatment Planning A Case Example: Screening and Assessment in the Blue Ribbon Task Force
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Introduction Utilizing reliable and valid methods for assessing juveniles’ mental health status brief symptom inventories diagnostic tools violence risk Juvenile Assessment Centers Common components of assessment in the juvenile justice system How to use these assessment tools to guide the development of treatment plans  
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Juvenile Assessment Centers Brings together a variety of community agencies to one centralized location Key elements of JACs A single, 24-hour, centralized point of contact for all youth Screenings and comprehensive assessments of youth Management Information Systems Case management services
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This note was uploaded on 01/30/2011 for the course CRJU 4230 taught by Professor Derekallen during the Fall '10 term at Georgia State University, Atlanta.

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Ch 12 PPT - Screening and Assessment of Mental Health...

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