August 31, 2003
A Survey of Mental Health Care Delivery to Youth in the California Juvenile Justice System
Christopher Hartney;Jessie Craine;Laura Eidlitz;Theresa McKinney
National Council on Crime and Delinquency
From April through September, 2003, NCCD contacted 51 California county probation departments and 35 mental health departments to assess how each county's probation
department identifies, assesses, and provides care to youth with mental health issues. This is a preliminary report.