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NCJ Number: 40688 Find in a Library
Title: PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES IN CORRECTIONS - A PRELIMINARY REPORT ON AN EMPIRICAL MODEL
Journal: ONTARIO PSYCHOLOGIST  Volume:8  Issue:1  Dated:(1976)  Pages:16-21
Author(s): P GENDREAU
Corporate Author: Ontario Psychology Assoc
Canada
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 6
Sponsoring Agency: Ontario Psychology Assoc
Toronto, M6C 2H5, Canada
Type: Program Description (Model)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: Canada
Annotation: THIS PAPER DESCRIBES AN ONGOING EXPERIMENT IN DEVELOPING AN EMPIRICAL CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY DEPARTMENT WITHIN THE FIELD OF CORRECTIONS AND REPRESENTS A PRELIMINARY ASSESSMENT OF ITS ADMINISTRATIVE STYLE.
Abstract: THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES THE PROGRAM ADVANTAGES OF THE RESEARCH ORIENTED EMPIRICAL DEPARTMENT, INCLUDING BETTER UTILIZATION OF STAFF AND ATTRACTIVENESS TO GRANTING AGENCIES. GUIDELINES AND PROSPECTS FOR, AND THE VIABILITY OF, EMPIRICAL SERVICES ARE ALSO DISCUSSED....MSP
Index Term(s): Behavioral science research; Evaluation; Inmate treatment; Model programs; Psychology
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