The burgeoning population of women, particularly pregnant women, being incarcerated increases the need for psychosocial and maternal-child nurses employed in prisons.
The potential paradox of incarcerated women receiving better care in prisons than when free suggests the need for public sector psychosocial nurses to address issues of social justice.
The great majority of informants enthusiastically responded to the idea of a mother-infant corrections residential program.
They suggested that more attention be given to prenatal care and preparation for labor and delivery than pregnant women historically received in prisons.
Mots-clés Pascal : Mère, Milieu carcéral, Service santé, Santé mentale, Consultation psychiatrique, Conseil psychologique, Psychiatrie médicolégale, Secteur public, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Adulte, Homme, Femelle
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mother, Carceral environment, Health service, Mental health, Psychiatric consultation, Psychological counseling, Forensic psychiatry, Public sector, United States, North America, America, Adult, Human, Female
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0480213
Code Inist : 002B18G. Création : 01/03/1996.