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Kicked Out of School for Not Being “Feminine” Enough

Girls growing up face hurdles concerning gender identity and this bears directly to what they face upon entering the juvenile justice system.

Some Promising Programs for Girls in Trouble

In my previous blog I noted that successful programs for girls in the juvenile justice system were rare. In this blog I will highlight a few examples of recently developed programs that show great promise.

Programs for Girls in Juvenile Justice

Despite years of research showing that girls require a special kind of programming, here remains a lack of innovative, effective programs for girls in trouble.

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