ERIC Number: EJ555187
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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The Incarcerated Female Felon and Substance Abuse: Demographics, Needs Assessment, and Program Planning for a Neglected Population.
Sanders, Jeannette F.; McNeill, Kevin F.; Rienzi, Beth M.; DeLouth, Tara-Nicholle B.
Journal of Addictions & Offender Counseling, v18 n1 p41-51 Oct 1997
Reports on a survey of incarcerated women (N=203) to determine program needs and to describe the inmate population. Results indicate that the typical inmate was a European American mother of two children. Most were multiple offenders with a history of abuse and addiction, and desired substance abuse education and treatment. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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