ERIC Number: EJ454075
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: 0
Determining Appropriate Criteria in the Evaluation of Correctional Mental Health Treatment for Inmates.
Alexander, Rudolph, Jr.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v18 n1-2 p119-34 1992
Notes that, despite changed goals of mental health treatment for inmates, some prison treatment programs still evaluate effects in terms of adjustment indicators. Discusses and critiques proposals in Ohio to use adjustment indicators as outcome measures for new treatment program for mentally ill inmates. Discusses proper outcome measures for evaluating effectiveness of treatment for mentally ill inmates. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
Education Level: N/A
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