Prison-Based Correctional Rehabilitation: An Overview of Intensive Interventions for Moderate to High-Risk Offenders
By Heseltine, Karen; Sarre, Rick; Day, Andrew.
Australian Institute of Criminology (Canberra, ACT).
While this publication is from Australia, it is quite informative and contains strategies that can be applied to rehabilitation efforts in the United States. This report “highlights the trend towards the delivery of high intensity (greater than 100 hour face-to-face contact) programs in Australia and notes some of the differences that exist between the various jurisdictional approaches to offender rehabilitation” (p. 1). Programs covered are those for motivation, cognitive skills, sexual offende... Read More