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ERIC Number: EJ517570
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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ISSN: ISSN-1050-9674
Some Ruminations about Prison Mental Health Work.
Toch, Hans
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v22 n1-2 p21-28 1995
Describes incidents involving mental health services in prison facilities that illustrate "Catch-22" situations, in many of which inmates perceive clinicians as people who "come to watch you drown instead of throwing you a rope." Proposes a supplementation of "administrative clinical" thinking with nonbureaucratic, collaborative efforts to assist inmates. (Author/KW)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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