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ERIC Number: EJ531975
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Group Work with High-Risk Urban Youths on Probation.
Goodman, Harriet; And Others
Social Work, v41 n4 p375-81 Jul 1996
Describes a group work project designed for a large urban probation department. Targets 16- to 20-year-old African American and Latino men on probation at high risk of rearrest. Uses cognitive-behavioral approaches reflecting the culture of contemporary urban youths. A case example illustrates how officers help group members sort out personal responsibility and appropriate action in the face of police provocation. (KW)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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