Family Risk Reduction Intervention With Female Juvenile Delinquents

Project Overview

2nd Funding Cycle Impact Award
     Project Start Date:          7/1/2006
     Project End Date:          6/30/2009
     Original Award Amount:   $436,601
     Adjusted Award Amount: $414,179*

Project Goal Statement: This project will implement a family-systems prevention program for adolescent females who have been referred to juvenile court which promotes sustained abstinence from delinquency and other risk behavior, as well as improved mental health, family function, and family communication.

 Community Partners:

Primary Community Partner: New Concept Self-Development Center
Additional community partner organization name: Milwaukee County Department of Health and Human Services, Court and Delinquency Service

 Academic Partner:

Primary Academic Partner: David Seal, PhD, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine

 Project Progress Summary Reports:

Project Progress Report Summary July 2006 - June 2008
Project Final Report Summary

 Affiliated Web Pages:

Milwaukee County Department of Health and Human Services, Court and Delinquency Service

 Project Dissemination Efforts (as reported by project partners)

None reported

*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.

Contact Us

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Research and Education Program (REP)
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