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Free Online Article Available on Psychiatric Disorders and Violence in Delinquent Youth

April 6, 2015

The “Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry” website is providing free access to a recently published article examining the relationship between psychiatric disorders and violence in delinquent youth after detention. The article is based on findings from the Northwestern Juvenile Project, a longitudinal study of a diverse sample of juvenile detainees. The study was cosponsored by OJJDP. Free online access is available through May 6, 2015.

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Bulletins from OJJDP’s Beyond Detention series are now available in EPUB and MOBI formats.

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