Document Type

Contribution to Books

Publication Date

2007

Publication Title

Correctional Psychiatry

Keywords

Youth residential treatment, specialized detention, juvenile delinquents

Abstract

The placements covered in this chapter include child and youth residential treatment facilities, juvenile detention and correctional facilities, juvenile sexual offender treatment facilities, women's prisons, and military detention and correctional institutions. For each of these specialized placements, we present their history and current philosophy,outline basic components of design, treatment services, and programming: and review the satus of evidence-based practice.

Version

Postprint

Embargo Period

11-3-2014

Previous Versions

Nov 3 2014

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