CRJ 208 Managing Delinquents in Detention (3 credits)
A presentation of methods of modifying and controlling surface behavior of aggressive youth in detention. Students will learn how to communicate with disturbed and confused individuals. The course will also enhance student's awareness of the complex aggressions which block the channels of communication when a human being is frightened or frustrated. Students will explore methods of controlling the acting out behavior of an incarcerated individual so as to maintain personal dignity and to develop a sense of rapport with the person incarcerated. Prerequisite: ENG and RDG placement must be at college level or Permission of Instructor.