Healthy Minds with Dr. Jeffrey Borenstein - Youth and the Criminal Justice System
New perspectives on the juvenile justice system aim to rehabilitate rather than punish at risk youth who are often suffering from undiagnosed mental health issues. Leading expert Dr. Altha J. Stewart, M.D., psychiatrist and director of the Center for Health in Justice Involved Youth in the College of Medicine at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center and Past President, The American Psychiatric Association, discusses the work being done to change the paradigm by involving parents, schools and the community to be proactive and positive in their approach to disciplinary problems and patterns that might lead to criminal behavior.
Series Website: http://www.bbrfoundation.org/healthyminds
Recent and Upcoming Airings
11.3 1/16 1:00 pm