Publication

Supporting young people with neurodevelopmental impairment

This report, by Dr Pratiba Chitsabesan, a Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist, and Dr Nathan Hughes of the University of Birmingham, discusses the over-representation of young people with clinical disorders in the youth justice system. Drawing on a range of research, it explores the...
By 
Dr Nathan Hughes and Dr Prathiba Chitsabesan
9 December 2015
News

Stop treating brain injury as a crime problem, new report

The youth justice system has become the primary service provider to a large number of young people with brain injuries and other brain impairments, according to a new report published today by the Centre for Crime and Justice Studies.

The report –...