How can schools remediate the issue of youth incarceration? This poster presentation will present the current literature regarding the effects of incarceration on youth. Participants will also learn about the common factors of resilience and their research efficacy in promoting a positive trajectory for these youth after release. Additionally, the participants will be introduced to the School-to-Prison Pipeline and the efficacy of Restorative Justice practices. Implications for school psychologists will focus on supporting these youth.

Strand: F, Topic: 10, Skill Level: I

Christopher Tran, graduate student, Chapman University.