This discussion will explore creative interventions implemented in a juvenile justice setting to increase engagement, self-expression, creativity, and treatment responsiveness among adolescents who have otherwise refused or resisted clinical services. In addition, we will discuss activities for custody staff to improve morale and resilience.
KaShava Coston, LPC, CCHP, DC Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services
Gabrielle Riggins, CCHP, Department of Corrections - Washington DC
Ismail Ali, LPC, CCHP, Department of Corrections - Washington DC