Hamilton County Juvenile Court uses behavioral health assessment to help kids

CINCINNATI (WXIX) – In 2021, 18 teenagers were charged with murder in Cincinnati. The Hamilton County Juvenile Court decided something had to be done.

The court system began to use a behavioral health assessment to identify juveniles suffering from depression or anxiety.

FOX19 NOW’s Chris Riva talked to juvenile court officials about how the assessment is done and what the hopeful outcome is.

Hamilton County Juvenile Court uses behavioral health assessment to help kids

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