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BBA Partner Webinar: The Developing Brain in Social Environments: Adverse Childhood Experience and Positive Youth Development Assets

Tuesday, June 9, 2020 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
- , Boston, MA


Emerging adults are more likely to be arrested, be incarcerated, and to recidivate after release. Join the Juvenile Unit/Juvenile Alternative Resolution Program (JAR) at the Office of Suffolk County District Attorney Rachael Rollins, the Committee for Public Counsel Services, the brain-science experts at the MGH Center for Law, Brain & Behavior, and the staff and youth at More Than Words to learn why and discuss how we can reverse this trend.


The dates for the series are as follows:

  • June 23: Behavioral Health in Delinquency: Substance Use and Mental Health Disorders
  • July 7: Implications for Juvenile Justice Practices: Research-Based Responses Along the Sequential Intercept
  • July 21: The “Heuristic Brain:” Implicit Bias in Responding To Challenging Youth






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