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Master of Arts in Criminal Justice
Mentally ill juveniles who are incarcerated in correctional facilities receive minimal or no treatment services. The research in this thesis determines that mentally ill juvenile offenders receive inadequate treatment. It also determined that juvenile correctional officers as well as others in the criminal justice system are not trained properly to deal with mentally ill juveniles.
Atlas, Robin Michelle, "Treatment of mentally ill juvenile offenders in the criminal justice system" (2005). Theses Digitization Project. 2927.