Roundup: Four Inspiring Programs for Teens in the Justice System, Cocaine Vaccine on Horizon, and Much More
By Benjamin Chambers, October 16 2009
Adolescent Substance Abuse Treatment News
- A "vaccine" to treat cocaine addiction appears to be on the horizon.
- Want national data on adolescent treatment admissions? Check out a new report from SAMHSA on substance abuse treatment admissions.
Juvenile Justice-Related News
- More evidence, if any were needed, that the schools have to part of our crime prevention efforts: drop out of high school, and you stand a good chance of ending up in jail or detention -- especially if you're a young black male.
- A secure juvenile justice facility in Florida is still struggling with reform, despite past attempts to reform it in 1909, 1911, 1913, 1914, 1920, 1921, 1953, 1963, 1968, 1976, 1982 & 2007 ...
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