- Research Grants
|Support type:||Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate|
|Effective date (Start):||June 01, 2013|
|Effective date (End):||August 31, 2015|
|Field of knowledge:||Health Sciences - Nursing|
|Principal Investigator:||Carla Aparecida Arena Ventura|
|Home Institution:||Escola de Enfermagem de Ribeirão Preto (EERP). Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Ribeirão Preto , SP, Brazil|
This research project aims to verify a possible relation between alcohol use among adolescent offenders and the damage/injury level of the offense that most recently resulted in contact with the juvenile judicial system. The data will be obtained from interviews with adolescent offenders who has had contact with Vara da Infância, Juventude e do Idoso, that has local competence to judge those juveniles at Ribeirão Preto, São Paulo, Brazil. The research will interdisciplinarily contribute for a critical view about juvenile offenders as subjects of the right to mental health, integral protection and human dignity.