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Title: ODYSSEY HOUSE MODEL AND CIVIL COMMITMENT
Journal: FEDERAL PROBATION  Volume:37  Issue:1  Dated:(MARCH 1973)  Pages:31-34
Author(s): D J HELMS; R RUSSELL
Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice
Federal Bureau of Prisons
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 4
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20534
Publication Number: U
Publisher: https://www.uscourts.gov 
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: EXPLANATION OF THE PHILOSOPHY AND STRUCTURE OF A RESIDENTIAL DRUG TREATMENT PROGRAM IN NEW YORK CITY AND THE RATIONALE FOR CIVIL COMMITMENT.
Abstract: ODYSSEY HOUSE UTILIZES EX-ADDICT COUNSELORS COMBINED WITH INTENSIVE PSYCHIATRIC INTERVENTION AND TREATMENT. THE AUTHOR SUGGESTS THAT CIVIL COMMITMENT TO DRUG TREATMENT PROGRAMS WILL AFFORD MORE INDIVIDUALIZED TREATMENT.
Index Term(s): Civil commitment; Drug treatment; Drug treatment programs; Involuntary treatment; Milieu therapy; New York; Psychiatric services
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