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Description

Report is a response to a request from the New York State Legislature to provide a reliable estimate of the number of persons with developmental disabilities in the state prison system, to evaluates current practices for identifying such inmates, and to suggest actions that can be taken to better meet their needs.

Citation

Sundram, C., Platt, I., & Cashen, J. (1991). Inmates with developmental disabilities in New York State correctional facilities. New York: New York State Commission on Quality of Care for the Mentally Disabled.

Publication Year

1991

Audiences

Attorneys
Law Enforcement
Psychologists

Populations

Adults

Topics

Assessment/Diagnosis
Developmental Disabilities
Incarceration/Offender Programs