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

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.

Original Award Amount: $436,601
Adjusted Award Amount: $414,179*

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
    New Concept Self-Development Center

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)
P: 414.955.8075 | E: ahw@mcw.edu

Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program (HWPP)
P: 414.955.4350 | E: healthierwisconsin@mcw.edu

Medical College of Wisconsin
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226
414-955-8296
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