Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

Mental health is just as important as physical health to a child's well-being.

CHDI’s Report Prepared for the Juvenile Justice and Oversight Committee is Now Available

The State’s Juvenile Justice Policy and Oversight Committee asked The Child Health and Development Institute (CHDI) to assess ways to improve coordination between juvenile justice and children’s behavioral health systems in Connecticut. CHDI staff prepared this report for the Committee:  Improving Coordination between the Juvenile Justice and Behavioral Health Systems in Connecticut.

In December, 2015, Jeff Vanderploeg and Jeana Bracey presented their findings. Click here to watch their presentation.

 

Visit our Evidence-Based Practice Directory

KidsMentalHealthInfo.com has an evidence-based practice directory that lists mental health providers trained in popular evidence-based practices available in Connecticut for children and families with behavioral health needs. Evidence-based practices are those supported by research showing that they work for most children.