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ERIC Number: ED274902
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1986
Pages: 338
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: 0
Bridging Services: Drug Abuse, Human Services and the Therapeutic Community. Proceedings of the World Conference of Therapeutic Communities (9th, San Francisco, California, September 1-6, 1985).
Acampora, Alfonso P., Ed.; Nebelkopf, Ethan, Ed.
The World Federation of Therapeutic Communities is an international association of drug treatment centers that use the "Therapeutic Community" (TC) to combat chemical dependency and drug addiction. Their 1985 conference focused on bridging services between the TC and the traditional human service systems. A total of 85 separate papers were presented at this conference, and in the proceedings the papers have been grouped into 10 chapters, as follows: (1) Introduction; (2) International Perspectives; (3) TC Research: State of the Art; (4) AIDS, Alcohol and Health Care; (5) Mental Health and the TC; (6) Adolescent Services and the TC; (7) Drug Abuse and the Criminal Justice System; (8) Women, Family Systems and the TC; (9) Drug Education and Prevention; and (10) Management Issues and Innovations. (NB)
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: California State Dept. of Alcohol and Drug Programs, Sacramento.
Authoring Institution: World Federation of Therapeutic Communities, Inc., New York, NY.
Note: For chapter groupings of papers, see CG 019 407-415.