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|Title: ||Working with the ex-offender’s family in an Asian context—Part I: The “impossible” task of engaging the family|
|Authors: ||Sim, Boon Wee Timothy|
|Issue Date: ||2011 |
|Publisher: ||Civic Research Institute|
|Citation: ||Journal of community corrections, Winter 2011, v. 20, no. 2, p. 7-19.|
|Abstract: ||Working with the family members of ex-offenders is a daunting and newly developing aspect of offender rehabilitation in Singapore. A practice research project carried out by three social work practitioners and two academics over a period of 22 months explored the pertinent issues and challenges in working with family members of ex-offenders. This two-part paper documents the process and lessons learned in working with the ex-offenders and their families from engagement to termination. The first part of this paper introduces the project and focuses on the issues pertinent to engaging ex-offenders and their family members.|
|Rights: ||© 2011 Civic Research Institute. The journal web site is located at http://www.civicresearchinstitute.com/jcc.html|
|Type: ||Journal/Magazine Article|
|ISSN: ||1043-500x (print)|
|Appears in Collections:||APSS Journal/Magazine Articles|
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