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More than Half: Brain Injury Among Justice-Involved Youth (Webinar)
6/12/2019 - 6/12/2019
2:30-3:30 p.m. ET, Satellite/Web Based
Event Contact:
Sponsoring Organization(s):
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention (OJJDP), U.S. Department of Justice
Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention National Training and Technical Assistance Center (OJJDP NTTAC)
Additional Information:
The webinar provides an overview of brain injury (incidence/prevalence, causes, and effects) as well as a summary of the latest research around its over-representation in justice-involved populations.

It also addresses the impact on justice-involved youth in terms of risk and responsivity.

At its conclusion, the webinar will highlight the National Partnership on Juvenile Services' national position statement on brain injury as well as related policy/practice implications.