This brief presents the research case for significantly expanding the use of diversion in the juvenile justice system.
This policy paper reviews best practices for law enforcement crisis response, outlines the components of a comprehensive continuum of crisis care that provides alternatives to law enforcement involvement and ED utilization, and provides strategies for collaboration and alignment towards common goals.
In this paper, the authors describe key legal issues relevant to providers working in crisis settings, such as civil commitment, restraint and seclusion, red flag laws, and more.
This paper discusses the considerations, challenges, and implications of treating diverse populations (by race, age, ability, and other factors) in any of the varied crisis settings.
This brief offers best practice considerations for achieving a paradigm shift in our child and adolescent crisis system, away from a reactive and fragmented approach toward a full continuum of supports and services, built on the collaboration of child-serving systems and leveraging current technology.