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ERIC Number: ED316960
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Pages: 15
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Delinquency Prevention--An Update on the LD/JD Link.
Their World, p120-30,142-44 1989
The special section of the journal of the National Center for Learning Disabilities, formerly, Foundation for Children with Learning Disabilities: provides a number of brief articles concerned with delinquency prevention and the learning disability/juvenile delinquency link. Titles and authors are as follows: "National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges"; "Some Reflections on Vulnerable Youth: Learning Disabilities and Substance Abuse" (John Sikorski); "What Lawyers Need to Know--Treatment as Part of Special Education" (Deborah Mattison); "Brooklyn Family Court Model;""Juvenile Delinquency and Learning Disabilities--Clues for Juvenile Justice Professionals"; "Training About the LD/JD Link for New York City Probation Officers"; "Hearing from Probation" (Gretchen Rauch);"Bronx District Attorney's Educational Outreach Program" (Norman Brier and Thomas Olin); "Fordham University School of Law--Seminar on Learning Disabilities and Criminal Justice"; "New York City Police Youth Officers"; "From the Appelate Division of the Supreme Court" (Francis Murphy); and "Travels with a Judge." Also included is a listing of resources for parents of learning-disabled (LD) children, including books for parents, books for parents to share with children, high interest-low level reading books for LD children to read, fiction books about LD children, tests for LD students, books on tapes, special college entrance testing, information centers and organizations, youth service agencies, advocacy groups, toll-free numbers, organizations, and employment. (DB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: New York (New York)