ERIC Number: ED052379
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968
Reference Count: 0
Rehabilitation of the Public Offender. A Report from the Study Group on Rehabilitation of the Alcoholic and Public Offender.
Crump, William A.
This study was made of the practices and problems in rehabilitating public offenders so that meaningful and usable materials would be available for the use of state agencies. The study consisted of a review of the experience of the study group members, a survey of state rehabilitation agencies, a field trip to a cooperative correctional rehabilitation center, and the utilization of resource people in 10 different disciplines. Some major parts of this study include: (1) eligibility, case finding and development of referral sources, (2) evaluation and counseling of the public offender, (3) restoration services, (4) training, (5) job placement and followup, and (6) development and utilization of inter-agency relationships and community services. Information is also included regarding the vocational rehabilitation programs in Georgia and Maryland, cooperation between the Maryland Department of Corrections and the State Board of Education, Federal agency programs, expansion projects, innovation projects, establishment projects, innovation projects, establishment projects, and research and development projects. (GEB)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Rehabilitation Services Administration (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Georgia State Office of Vocational Rehabilitation, Atlanta.
Note: Institute on Rehabilitation Services (5th, Madison, Wis., May 22-25, 1967)