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RSAT Inmates Perceptions of Programming  

Author:  Mary K. Stohr.; Craig Hemmens.; Jed Dayley.; Diane Baune Cindy Noon.; Kristin Kjaer Mark Gornik.

Source: Volume 03, Number 01, January/February 2003 , pp.01-05(5)

Offender Substance Abuse Report

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This article reports on a treatment program for Idaho inmates, set in a therapeutic community (TC). TCs have been used to treat a variety of disorders, including substance abuse. The TC method of treating substance abuse involves a combination of social and psychological therapy designed to alter the client’s attitudes, beliefs, and behavior.

Keywords:  therapeutic community

Affiliations:  1: Boise State University; 2: Boise State University; 3: Boise State University; 4: Boise State University; 5: Boise State University.

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