Developments in Mental Health Law

Articles from Vol. 19, No. 2, July-December

Special Education Law and Delinquent Children: An Overview
At a time when more police are working in schools and student misconduct is the subject of rising fear and punitive response, it is increasingly apparent that children will be brought into juvenile court for behavior that occurs in school. While administrators...
Understanding Juvenile Sex Offenders: Research Findings and Guidelines for Effective Management and Treatment
Juvenile perpetrated sexual aggression has been a problem of growing concern in American society over the past decade. Currently it is estimated that juveniles account for up to one-fifth of the rapes, (1) and one-half of the cases of child molestation...