Prison-based treatment for drug-dependent women offenders: treatment versus no treatment.

@article{Messina2006PrisonbasedTF,
  title={Prison-based treatment for drug-dependent women offenders: treatment versus no treatment.},
  author={N. Messina and William M. Burdon and Michael Prendergast},
  journal={Journal of psychoactive drugs},
  year={2006},
  volume={Suppl 3},
  pages={333-43}
}
This outcome study compared six- and 12-month return-to-custody data for 171 treatment participants and 145 nontreated general population inmates at the Central California Women's Facility (implementing a traditional TC program). Findings showed that there were no differences between the TC treatment group and the no treatment comparison group with regard… CONTINUE READING