Catalogue 2014 - 2015

CJ 398 Treating the Offender in the Community

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

CJ 101 and any 200 level CJ course.

Course Description

This course will provide the student with various treatment options for offenders in the community. Topics include gender specific treatment, cognitive behavioral therapy, mental health programs, and substance abuse treatment programs. Students will review research on the effectiveness of the treatment programs used with offender populations.