Incarceration can be costly, disruptive to families, and appears to do little to deter future drug use. And though people do change while incarcerated, it isn’t always for the better.
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The behavior of antisocial persons is a challenge to traditional substance abuse counseling. Offender populations are packed with antisocial clients. It helps to address these behaviors directly, beginning with the treatment plan.Read More
I like to say that most of the conflicts are a tempest in a teapot — the problem being that you are in the teapot along with the tempest.Read More
Having a judge or a parole officer holding the big stick on them may be enough to get them into treatment, but it’s usually not enough motivation to get them beyond the minimum of compliance.Read More
Some members are talkative enough, but others participate minimally and a couple are openly hostile and challenging.Read More