Age at treatment

Length of treatment

Length of follow-up

Delinquency and antisocial behavior outcomes

Other outcomes

Not reported

Not reported

6 months

ATD programs successful in avoiding secure detention; Rate of post-program recidivism for successful ATD program completers ranged from 26.4% to 33.8%

Not reported

Not reported

2 years

No difference in official or self-reported recidivism

 

11- to 16-yearolds

Up to a year

1 year

In first 1-1/2 years of program implementation, youths with no prior delinquent offenses less likely to be referred to juvenile court for a delinquent act during period of supervision, but no difference in second 1-1/2 years of program

In first 1-1/2 years of program implementation, youths with no prior delinquent offenses more likely to successfully complete protective supervision program, but no difference in second 1-1/2 years of program



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