High risk youth

Balancing rights and risks: How can we get it right for children involved in violent behaviour?

Official data suggests that the number of children involved in offending has reduced significantly over the past ten years throughout the UK. Despite this reduction,

How to implement effective risk practice

The recent CYCJ report ‘Balancing rights and risk: How do we get it right for children involved in violent behaviour?’ highlights that in Scotland we

Balancing rights and risks with violent behaviour

Trauma and the revolving door of crisis and crime



A Guide to Youth Justice in Scotland: policy, practice and legislation

Whether you are a practitioner, researcher or educator, you should be familiar with the latest policy and practice legislation in youth justice. That’s why the

Caught in the Net! Technology assisted harmful sexual behaviours

This information sheet looks at technology assisted harmful sexual behaviours using  the key findings of the NSPCC (2017) study of 275 under 18s using their Turn

Grey cells and prison cells: Meeting the neurodevelopmental and cognitive needs of vulnerable young people

Given the strong link to offending behaviour, the focus of this event was to identify and work with children and young people who have neurodevelopmental

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Children's and Young People's Centre for Justice
University of Strathclyde
Lord Hope Building, Level 6
141 St. James Road Glasgow G4 0LT

(0141) 444 8622

cycj@strath.ac.uk

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