Los Angeles County Probation Adopts Girls Health Screen

In June 2017, Los Angeles County announced they will be expanding the use of the Girls Health Screen tool for all girls in their juvenile justice system. The Girls Health Screen, developed by former Stoneleigh Fellow Leslie Acoca, is the nation's only evidence-based health screen designed for young women. It is designed to identify the most pressing medical and mental health needs of girls in the juvenile justice system.

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