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2021-2022 Catalog
CJC 5425: Methods of Offender Treatment

Course Description for Methods of Offender Treatment

CJC5425: Methods of Offender Treatment

Description: This course examines “what works” and what “doesn’t work” in treating offenders. Special attention is given to the principles of effective intervention, offender assessment, theory, and evidence-based practices. Institutional and community-based treatment, programs appropriate for use with special populations, and the importance of rehabilitation to the correctional system and to society will be discussed.