FACJJ Federal Advisory Committee for Juvenile Justice
FASD fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
FBI Federal Bureau of Investigation
FFLIC Family and Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated Children
FFT functional family therapy
fMRI functional magnetic resonance imaging
GAO U.S. Government Accountability Office
GGI guided group interaction
IAP Intensive Aftercare Program
IDEA Individuals with Disabilities Education Act
IOM Institute of Medicine
JABG Juvenile Accountability Block Grant
JAIBG Juvenile Accountability Incentive Block Grant
JDAI Juvenile Detention Alternatives Initiative
JJDPA Juvenile Justice Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974
JJPL Juvenile Justice Project of Louisiana
JRFC Juvenile Residential Facility Census
JUMP Juvenile Mentoring Program
MCAA Missing Children’s Assistance Act
MIP minor in possession
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
MST multisystemic therapy
MTFC multidimensional treatment foster care
MVPP Multisite Violence Prevention Project
NCJJ National Center for Juvenile Justice
NCLB No Child Left Behind Act
NCVS National Crime Victimization Survey
NIJ National Institute of Justice
NLSY97 National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1997
NRC National Research Council
NREPP National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices
NTTAC National Training and Technical Assistance Center
ODYS Ohio Department of Youth Services
OJJDP Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention
OJP Office of Justice Programs
OMB U.S. Office of Management and Budget


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