ERIC Number: ED036617
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Research in Correctional Rehabilitation.
Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Joint Commission on Correctional Manpower and Training, Washington, DC.
Forty-three leaders in corrections and rehabilitation participated in the seminar planned to provide an indication of the status of research in correctional rehabilitation. Papers include: (1) "Program Trends in Correctional Rehabilitation" by John P. Conrad, (2) "Federal Offenders Rahabilitation Program" by Percy B. Bell and Merlyn Mathews, (3) "Alcoholic Offender Rehabilitation Project" by Milton K. Davis, (4) "Plastic Surgery Program for Rehabilitation of Offenders" by Wallace Mandell, (5) "A Cooperative Program for Alleviation of Juvenile Behavior Problems" by Glen K. Wallace, (6) "Current Information Basis for Evaluating Correctional Programs" by Don M. Gottfredson, (7) "Ethical and Legal Issues in Experimentation with Offender Population" by Gilbert Geis, and (8)"Testability of Correctional Goals" by Clarence C. Sherwood. Brief presentations by four correctional administrators of their views on research in correctional rehabilitation are also included. "Manpower and Training Implications of the Seminar" by Rudy Sanfilippo and Jo Wallah include: (1) development of favorable administrative climate for conducting evaluation research, (2) development of well conceived research programs along with realistic staffing patterns, and (3) assistance to action agencies in colleges and universities. (JK)
Descriptors: Administrative Problems, Conference Reports, Correctional Rehabilitation, Intercollegiate Cooperation, Legal Problems, Moral Values, Program Evaluation, Rehabilitation, Research, Speeches
Joint Commission on Correctional Manpower and Training, 1522 K Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20005 ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.; Joint Commission on Correctional Manpower and Training, Washington, DC.
Note: Report presented at a seminar (Washington, D.C., July 6-7, 1967)