Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Residential Treatment Programs: Concerns Regarding Abuse and Death in Certain Programs for Troubled Youth: Congressional Testimony
Gregory D. Kutz (au); Andy O’Connell (au)
Residential treatment programs (RTP) provide a range of services, including drug & alcohol treatment, confidence building, military-style discipline, & psychological counseling for troubled boys & girls with a variety of addiction, behavioral, & emotional problems. This testimony concerns RTP referring to themselves as wilderness therapy programs, boot camps, & academies, among other names. Many cite positive outcomes assoc. with specific types of RTP. There are also allegations regarding the abuse & death of youth enrolled in RTP. This report: verifies whether allegations of abuse & death at RTP are widespread; & examines the facts & circumstances surrounding selected closed cases where a teenager died while enrolled in a private program.
American Short Story, 1945-1980: A Critical History
How to Spec Type
Guide to Metal Toys
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.