Can Successful Clients Become Successful Staff in Addiction Treatment Programs?

  • Jay M. Jackman


It has long been recognized that medical and mental health professionals have been limited in what they have had to offer in the field of substance abuse. The treatment of medical complications and of gross psychiatric disorders are those areas they most frequently addressed. Until the late 1950’s, little else was offered or available to addicts seeking or forced into treatment for non-federal drug related offenses.


Staff Member Therapeutic Community Staff Position Heroin Addict Drug Issue 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jay M. Jackman
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  1. 1.Salvation Army Addiction Treatment FacilityHonoluluUSA

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