ERIC Number: EJ270672
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
Institutional Neglect of Juvenile Health Needs.
Berkman, David J.; Lippold, R.W.
Child and Youth Services, v4 n1-2 p65-78 1982
Points out that while health problems often contribute to the problem behavior that causes juveniles to be taken into detention, institutions rarely treat these problems adequately. Summarizes common health problems among delinquent adolescents and calls for increased provision of comprehensive health services to institutionalized juveniles. (Author/GC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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