Drug Treatment Programs for Inmates

NOTE: This piece contains several instances of profanity. Scott visits two drug treatment programs for prison inmates in California. The programs are operated by Phoenix House, a nonprofit organization that has provided substance abuse treatment for three decades. As prisons fill up with criminals convicted of drug-related crimes, state governments are beginning to recognize the importance of treating drug addictions. More information on Phoenix House can be on the web at http://www.phoenixhouse.org. More information on the California Department of Corrections can be found at http://www.cdc.state.ca.us.



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