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January/February 2006

In This Issue
Building on Success
Setting the Stage
The Big Picture
What Works
New Publications
Funding Update

Coordinating Council

OJJDP Staff News


The Big Picture: What's Happening in the Field

  • Breaking Down the "Service Wall" When Working With Young Offenders
  • Challenges and Solutions for Youth Aging Out of Foster Care
  • Character and Civic Education: The Role of Youth Development and Leadership Within School and Community Prevention Efforts
  • Collaboration and Sustainability: Challenges for Comprehensive Communitywide Initiatives
  • Communities in Schools: Strategies To Help Kids Stay in School and Prepare for Life
  • Creating a Safe and Secure Learning Environment: A Blueprint for School Improvement
  • Cultural Sensitivity/Historical Trauma
  • Detention Reform 101
  • Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws
  • Engaging Youth in Decisionmaking: A Tool for Delinquency Prevention
  • Hidden Disability: Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Among Youth in the Juvenile Justice System
  • The Intersection of Runaway and Homeless Youth and Domestic Violence
  • Interstate Compact for Juveniles
  • Juvenile Defender Programs
  • Juvenile Drug Court Panel Discussion: What's Working
  • Managing Juvenile Services: Building Leadership Capacity and Organizational Competency
  • Mentoring: Resources, Resources, and More Resources
  • Mentoring: Three Federal Government Initiatives Making a Difference
  • Moral Kombat: Character Education Intervention for At-Risk Youth
  • Native American Youth Gangs: Resizing the Native Youth Gang Issue
  • Pipeline Analysis: Determining Program Effectiveness on a Real-Time Basis
  • Positive Youth Development/Promotion Strategies
  • Prosecutor Programs: The Role of the Prosecutor in Delinquency and Dependency Cases
  • Reaching and Serving Teen Victims
  • Reclaiming the Futures of Youth in the Juvenile Justice System
  • Reentry Strategies
  • Statutory Rape: To Report or Not To Report
  • Strengthening Families To Prevent Violence
  • Targeted Outreach Initiative
  • Too Dear at Any Cost: Preventing the Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Youth and Working With Youth at Risk
  • Tribal Youth and Mental Health
  • Understanding Delinquency Among Girls: Trends, Patterns, and Pathways
  • Utilizing Risk and Needs Assessments: Making the Best Use of Valuable Juvenile Justice Resources
  • Youth and Marijuana: Community Action for Prevention
  • Youth Court: America's Youth Justice System