The Effectiveness of Drug Treatment Programming:  What Works for Florida’s Female Inmates?

Presentation Outline

Why Study Female Inmates?

Evaluations of Offender Treatment:  History

Risk, Need, and Responsivity of Offenders

Overview of Substance Abuse Treatment Evaluations

Influences On the Effectiveness of Substance Abuse Treatment

The Risk and Needs of Inmates with Substance Abuse Histories

What Works In the Treatment of  Females?

Evaluations of Female Offender Substance Abuse Programs

Proposed Research

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