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Female Trauma Recovery Program - Bedford

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.

Program Population

Incarcerated women (voluntary).

Program Capacity

16 women at any given time.

Program Funding Source

New York State Department of Correctional Services

Start Date Year
Curriculum Published

Taconic Correctional Facility
250 Harris Road
Bedford Hills, NY 10507
United States