Understanding Practices in Residential Treatment Facilities for Youth (In Focus Brief)

In Focus Brief
Publisher: Princeton, NJ: Mathematica Policy Research
Mar 30, 2012
Authors
Mathematica Policy Research

Serious behavioral and emotional disorders affect millions of America’s children and their families. Mathematica Policy Research, along with the Center for Health Care Strategies, the Annie E. Casey Foundation, and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, has recently published a series of studies that examines the quality of care in residential treatment facilities (RTFs) for children and youth with behavioral and emotional disorders.