Paperback: 288 pages
Publisher: PublishingWorks (February 28, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 9.1 x 6 x 0.7 inches
Amazon Rank: 12977794
Format: PDF ePub TXT ebook
The history of institution in the United States is a bleak one. War and the sagging economy mid century led to overcrowded and understaffed housing units where patients and juvenile delinquents alike were denied the fundamental right to a normal life. But at the Center for Human Development (CHD) in the early 1970s, a grassroots social serves center sought to redefine traditional institutional treatment, and apply a more humane approach to dealin...