Court Psychologist/Psychological Assessments
- A court psychologist addresses the elevated risk and needs factors with Mecklenburg youth by providing a comprehensive assessment of the youth and family. This assessment will assist in addressing the elevated risk and needs such as multiple referrals to DJJDP, school behavior problems, mental health issues, substance use, lack of parental skills, victimization and school suspensions. Based upon the results of such evaluations, treatment recommendations can be made.
- Individual, group and family therapy services participants in juvenile court to assist with skill development in the areas of mental health, emotional, interpersonal, and behavioral treatment needs including those related to sexually aggressive/offending behaviors.