Treatment and rehabilitation of chronic alcoholic court offenders
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Treatment and rehabilitation of chronic alcoholic court offenders a comprehensive plan; Atlanta, Fulton and Dekalb Counties, Georgia. by Steering Committee on Treatment and Rehabilitation of Chronic Alcoholic Court Offenders.

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Published in [Atlanta] .
Written in English



  • Georgia,
  • Atlanta.,
  • Fulton Co.,
  • De Kalb Co.


  • Alcoholics -- Rehabilitation -- Georgia -- Atlanta,
  • Alcoholism -- Treatment,
  • Alcoholics -- Rehabilitation -- Georgia -- Fulton Co,
  • Alcoholics -- Rehabilitation -- Georgia -- De Kalb Co

Book details:

LC ClassificationsHV5281.A7 S83 1968
The Physical Object
Pagination54 p.
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5469571M
LC Control Number73172582

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The treatment and rehabilitation of offenders London: SAGE Publications Ltd doi: / Crow, Iain. The Treatment and Rehabilitation of Offenders. Court-mandated treatment, which requires offenders convicted of alcohol or other drug–related crimes to participate in treatment for their substance abuse problems or face legal consequences, has long been a component of sanctioning for driving under the influence (DUI) and is a primary path of entry into alcoholism treatment . These offenders pose a unique treatment challenge, since the offender's underlying alcohol abuse issues must be addressed, as well as strategies put in place to minimise the likelihood they will. Substance abuse treatment for parolees and probationers differs from treatment for people in jail or prison. Although their freedom is curtailed, they have greater access to drugs and alcohol than the .

The rehabilitation of chronic offenders are determined. The experts thoughts on whether the criminal justice systems should be more on deterrence- or punishment- oriented policies for such offenders. .   Some reports show drug court participants are less likely to relapse than offenders who don’t get the option of drug court. Skeptics claim that no one forced to enter treatment will recover because the person has to want the change for themselves. I could write the book on rehab. Constantly sending me to rehab . 2. TREATMENT APPLY RISK-NEED-RESPONSIVITY (RNR) PRINCIPLES WHEN MATCHING OFFENDERS TO INTERVENTIONS. The past 50 years of research has provided support to three principles of offender .   Court-Ordered Treatment. For individuals with substance use disorders, court-ordered addiction treatment as punishment is an effective blend of consequences and treatment. .

  Treatment philosophies can differ between rehabilitation programs, with some stressing cognitive therapies over pharmaceutical treatments, whereas others may weight their treatment plans more towards behavioral modification in highly structured circumstances. For example, successful rehab for alcoholism .   An inpatient rehab facility is the most structured treatment environment for those overcoming alcoholism. Generally, these rehabs are geared toward treating the most severe forms of alcoholism . We provide various programs for incarcerated offenders and those under community supervision. These programs include academic and career/technical education, social learning and cognitive classes, and more. Secure Diversionary Treatment Program – Hygiene and Activities of Daily Living; Substance Abuse Step (Alcoholics . chronic delinquency. Part of OJJDP’s Child Delinquency Se-ries, this Bulletin draws on findings from OJJDP’s Study Group on Very Young Offenders to assess treatment, services, and intervention programs designed for juvenile offenders under the age of The Bulletin reviews treatment .