Juveniles With Mental Disorders
Dill, P., Husain, J., Robertson, A., Undesser, C. (2004) Prevalence of Mental Illness and Substance Abuse Disorders Among Incarcerated Juvenile Offenders In Mississippi.
Child Psychiatry & Human Development, 35 (1), 55-74.
Review of Article
This article examined how 14-20% of juveniles that are incarcerated at Youth Detention facilities suffers some type of diagnosis for a mental disorder and 9-13% can be classified as having a serious emotional disturbance. This rate is very high and...
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