Authors: Bernadette McDermott, QLD
Event: 2004 TheMHS Conference
Subject: Young People & the Justice System
Type of resource: Conference Presentations and Papers
Abstract: Young people with mental health and juvenile justice issues are a high risk population who are challenging to engage and manage but the costs to themselves and society can be significant. This paper will outline the Child and Youth Forensic Outreach Service (CYFOS) model of supporting workers in intervening with this group.