22 Nov PSY 623 Offender Rehabilitation and ReintegrationW
PSY 623 Offender Rehabilitation and ReintegrationWeek 3 DiscussionDQ1 Should prisoners with a history of opiate dependence be offered opiate replacement therapy while incarcerated? Why or why not?DQ2 What are the ethical considerations of prescribing psychotropic medications for psychotic individuals? What are the risks of inmates taking these medications? How can prison officials reduce these risks when it appears that an inmate could benefit from psychotropic medications? How might prison officials encourage an atmosphere of compliance with such a program?