They also prepare and deliver a closing statement. And last they make sure the respondent feels respected and listened to during the hearing.
The youth advocate acts as a representative for the interest of the respondent. In doing so, the youth advocate seeks to get information that can help the respondent`s case and advocate for services that will benefit him\her.
what does the youth advocate have to be responsible for
A youth advocates responsible for conducing an interview with the respondent to get information about them. They prepare and deliver an opening statement. After the jury asks the respondent questions they set sanctions based on their strengths and what they learned from the experience.
What are the youth advocates tasks
Their task include, checking the hearing docket, conduct the pre-hearing interview, use information hes gotten to use in the opening statement, deliver the opening statement, keep notes in order, ask the respondent questions, deliver the closing statement, remain seated during jury deliberation.