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Presented at the 18th Annual Research Conference

Project TEAM: A Family-Centered Approach to At-Risk Youth in King County

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Session Number: 2000 Room: Salon E & F

Presenting: Susan McLaughlin

All Authors for this paper: Susan McLaughlin

Presentation Type: poster presentation

Synopsis: Project TEAM is a collaborative program between mental health, juvenile justice, and child welfare systems. It utilizes wraparound to address the individualized needs of youth and families at-risk for out of home placement. This study demonstrates positive outcomes for youth and families including improved school performance and attendance, improved youth and family functioning, decreased caregiver strain and increased satisfaction with services over two years. Furthermore, it examines the impact of participation in Project TEAM on juvenile justice involvement including number of court hearings, criminal referrals, and detention admits and days. Implications for care planning and future research will be discussed.

Date: Tuesday, March 8, 2005

Session Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Presentation Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM