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Prison-based correctional offender rehabilitation programs: The 2009 national picture in Australia

Research and public policy series no. 112

Karen Heseltine, Andrew Day, Rick Sarre
ISBN 978 1 921532 79 5 ISSN 1836-2079
Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology, May 2011

Abstract

Correctional administrators both in Australia and overseas have invested significant resources in the development and delivery of offender rehabilitation programs. This report provides an updated account of the nature and scope of custodial-based offender rehabilitation programs in Australia.

About the authors

Karen Heseltine is the Director of ForenPsych Pty Ltd.

Andrew Day is Professor of Psychology at Deakin University, Victoria.

Rick Sarre is Professor of Law and Criminal Justice at the University of South Australia.