MHACONF20 Day 2: Youth, Justice, and Mental Health, with Ricky Watson
Source: Mental Health America
Resource Type: Video or Multimedia
Focus Population: People in Recovery from Substance Use, People with Criminal Justice System Involvement
Topics: Criminal or Juvenile Justice System, Recovery from Mental Health or Substance Use Disorders
Ricky Watson and Paul Gionfriddo discuss the need for accessible mental health resources for youth who experience racial injustice, trauma, community violence, and poverty, and the over-policing and use of force occurring in communities and in youth detention centers.