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Counseling Women in Prison : Multicultural Aspects of Counseling (Paperback) - Joycelyn M. Pollock

Counseling Women in Prison

Multicultural Aspects of Counseling (Paperback)

Paperback Published: 1st March 1998
ISBN: 9780803973312
Number Of Pages: 232

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This volume presents a clear description of the problems of women offenders, a variety of treatment approaches and prospects for the future. Four chapters are devoted to the particular conditions of women's prisons, and the psychological effects on their inmates. The remaining chapters address clinical issues.

Series Editor's Introduction
Change Efforts and the Female Prisonerp. 1
Women's Prisonsp. 23
Criminality and Classificationp. 45
Drug Abuse, Criminality, and Treatmentp. 73
Family Issues and Treatment Approachesp. 95
Prison Programsp. 120
Life Skills: Making It on the Outsidep. 143
Counseling in Prison: Issues and Concernsp. 165
The "Black Box" of Prison - Feminism and Cultural Issuesp. 187
Referencesp. 203
Resourcesp. 212
Indexp. 213
About the Authorp. 219
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ISBN: 9780803973312
ISBN-10: 0803973314
Series: Multicultural Aspects of Counseling (Paperback)
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 232
Published: 1st March 1998
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 22.76 x 15.19  x 1.45
Weight (kg): 0.38