Comment: The Milieu of Modified Group Homes: Experiences in Residential Treatment of Adolescent Girls

By Jack Adler

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), National Conference of Jewish Communal Service, Winter 1959

In this piece, Jack Adler of the Hawthorne Cedar Knolls School of the Jewish Board of Guardians comments on the residential treatment units programs in Chicago for disturbed adolescent girls. Adler provides critiques and analyses of the program while suggesting that research be done into the social structure of the group that exist among the girls who reside in the residential units.

Topic: Methodology, Youth, Institutional Care, Social Work, Mental Health, Program Evaluation, Study

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Editor: Sherman, Sanford N.

Volume/Issue: Vol. 36/No. 2

Page Number(s): 156-160

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Genre: Article

Coverage: Chicago, Illinois , United States

Language: English

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Adler, Jack. Comment: The Milieu of Modified Group Homes: Experiences in Residential Treatment of Adolescent Girls. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA),National Conference of Jewish Communal Service. Winter 1959: 156-160. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=5163


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