MHACONF20 Day 2: Youth, Justice, and Mental Health, with Ricky Watson
Source: Mental Health America
Resource Type: Video or Multimedia
Focus Population: Behavioral Health Leaders, People who have experienced Trauma, People with Juvenile Justice System Involvement
Topics: Criminal or Juvenile Justice System
Watson and 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.