ERIC Number: EJ630556
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
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Age, Gender, and Treatment Attendance among Forensic Psychiatric Outpatients.
Hadley, Dianne C.; Reddon, John R.; Reddick, Robert D.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v32 n4 p55-66 2001
Uses the records of forensic psychiatry outpatients (N=6,299) to evaluate absenteeism from treatment in relation to age and gender. Results reveal that females had a significantly higher absentee rate than males in all age groups. For both males and females, missed appointments declined significantly with age. (Contains 34 references and 1 table.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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