Total CE Credit Hours: 1
Course Info URL: https://www.addictioncounselorce.com/courses/101287
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About the Course:
Women are increasingly coming in contact with the criminal justice system, and jails can provide a critical link in responding to the needs of incarcerated mothers. This publication addresses residential and institutional services and visitation and cohabitation strategies for justice-involved women with co-occurring disorders and their children.
This course is based on the reading-based online article, Residential and Institutional Services: Visitation and Cohabitation Strategies created by Sandra Barnhill, JD
Journal/Publisher:The GAINS Center
Publication Date:September, 2002
Course Material Author
This course is recommended for health care professionals, especially addiction counselors, psychologists, mental health counselors, social workers, and nurses who seek knowledge about residential and institutional services and visitation and cohabitation strategies for justice-involved women with co-occurring disorders and their children. It is appropriate for all levels of participants' knowledge.
After taking this course, you should be able to:
- Identify the ramifications of maternal incarceration.
- Explain the need for policy and system reform to support placement and care for children.
- Describe promising programs for incarcerated mothers and mothers-to-be.
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