Prison-Based Family Treatment Program Law and Legal Definition

According to 42 USCS § 3797s-6 [Title 42. The Public Health and Welfare; Chapter 46. Justice System Improvement; Grants for Family-Based Substance Abuse Treatment], the term "prison-based family treatment program" means a program for incarcerated parents in a correctional facility that provides a comprehensive response to offender needs, including substance abuse treatment, child early intervention services, family counseling, legal services, medical care, mental health services, nursery and preschool, parenting skills training, pediatric care, physical therapy, prenatal care, sexual abuse therapy, relapse prevention, transportation, and vocational or GED training.