Female Trauma Recovery Program
The Female Trauma Recovery (FTR) Program is a specialized treatment program to assist female inmates who have experienced the trauma of sexual abuse. The program utilizes the Trauma Recovery Empowerment Model, which is an evidence-based approach to treatment of trauma issues in women. Other issues addressed are substance use, parenting, health issues, and building interpersonal and resource networks. Upon completion of the program, assigned staff will evaluate, assess, and develop an aftercare plan for participants with ongoing treatment needs.
Incarcerated women (voluntary).
16 women at any given time.
New York State Department of Correctional Services