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ERIC Number: EJ350459
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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Mentally Ill Offenders in Community Based Programs: Attitudes of Service Providers.
Nuehring, Elane M.; Raybin, Linda
Journal of Offender Counseling, Services & Rehabilitation, v11 n1 p19-37 Fall-Win 1986
Examined the feasibility of community-based care for mentally ill offenders and defendants by surveying criminal justice professionals (n=36), mental health and forensic professionals (n=38), and social service representatives (n=21). Findings indicated that mentally ill offenders and defendants were seen as manageable in the community but needing high degrees of structure, security, and control. (Author/ABB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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