Children with intellectual disabilities have a high risk of being sexually assaulted. Learn how to protect these children by bringing their cases to court.
New federal standards explain protections for LGBT youth in the juvenile justice system, particularly detention facilities.
Keeping adoptive families together long-term is every advocate’s hope. Understanding adoption disruption and dissolution and the factors that cause them can help advocates who work with adoptive families.
A child welfare bill of rights recognizes the rights of children in the foster care system and ensures they're protected. New child welfare demonstration projects provide on opportunity for states to create bills of rights.
Researchers are looking for new ways to identify teens at risk for suicide and ensure they receive mental health treatment. A new study will evaluate a hospital-based intervention to assess its effectiveness.
Untreated depression is one of the leading causes of teen suicide. Learn the signs and effective interventions.