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Unformatted text preview: center on a regular basis. There are Therapeutic communities; patients stay at a treatment facility for six months to twelve months, and are very structured. Addicts who stay at one of these types of facilities usually have a long history of drug abuse and have been involved in serious criminal activities. Short term residential programs involve a three to six week inpatient treatment, followed by an extensive out patient program including the twelve step program. The goal of all programs is to have a drug free and criminal free lifestyle....
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This note was uploaded on 01/25/2011 for the course SCI/162 AAGR0OHNS2 taught by Professor Helencole during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '10