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Unformatted text preview: O bje c t 1 What role does staff play in effective rehabilitation? Hello all! I hope your day is going well. Thus far, we have examined assessment practices and types of programming that contribute to effective correctional and juvenile justice outcomes. What we have not yet talked about are the characteristics and behaviors of effective corrections and juvenile justice personnel or their role in effective rehabilitation. That will be the focus of this week’s lesson. We know that programs are only as good as the people who run them. As you may recall, Martinson’s early work revealed that the most effective programs were those with program integrity and well-trained, enthusiastic staff. The principles of effective intervention as outlined in Latessa et al suggest that professional credentials, beliefs that are supportive of rehabilitation, anti-criminal role modeling, therapeutic skills, and relationship styles are associated with effective rehabilitation. Although a lot of research has been skills, and relationship styles are associated with effective rehabilitation....
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This note was uploaded on 08/08/2010 for the course COR 850 taught by Professor Matthews,b during the Fall '08 term at E. Kentucky.
- Fall '08