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Looking for a summary? Info Briefs describe policy, practice, or research on critical issues and challenges facing the workforce development system in serving youth. Research Briefs consolidate references to key published resources on a given area of focus.

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Improving Transition Outcomes for Youth Involved in Juvenile Justice System

Mar 16, 2010 Publication
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Overview of the Juvenile Justice Guideposts and other resources for youth professionals working to improve outcomes for justice involved youth.

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Improving Transition Outcomes for Youth Involved in the Juvenile Justice System: Practical Considerations

Mar 16, 2010 Publication
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An InfoBrief providing a framework for youth service professionals to help youth avoid or transition out of the juvenile justice system and describing promising practices practices.

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Supporting Transition to Adulthood Among Youth with Mental Health Needs: Action Steps for Policymakers

Sep 15, 2009 Publication
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Policy brief reviewing the challenges faced by young people with mental health needs and suggesting service delivery system improvements for this population.

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Digging Deeper: The Five Areas of Youth Development/Leadership

Jun 11, 2009 Publication
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This is a brief describing five areas of youth development and leadership.

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Successful Transition Models for Youth with Mental Health Needs: A Guide for Workforce Professionals

May 04, 2009 Publication
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Guides

InfoBrief presenting successful programs and strategies to help youth and young adults with mental health needs successfully transition to employment and independence.

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Preparing All Youth for Academic and Career Readiness: Implications for High School Policy and Practice

Nov 03, 2008 Publication
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Paper investigating challenges faced by states, districts, and schools, and action to be taken, in order to provide all youth with the needed academic and career readiness skills.

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