UMMS Affiliation

Department of Psychiatry



Document Type


Medical Subject Headings

Juvenile Delinquency; Mental Disorders; Adolescent; Psychiatric Status Rating Scales; Pennsylvania


Health Services Research | Mental and Social Health | Psychiatric and Mental Health | Psychiatry | Psychiatry and Psychology


Describes the Juvenile Detention Centers Association of Pennsylvania's project to examine the mental health needs of detained youths.

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Citation: Williams, V., Grisso, T., Valentine, M. & Remsburg, N. (2008, February). Mental Health Screening: Pennsylvania’s Experience in Detention. Corrections Today 4-7. Link to article on publisher's website



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