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Helping Women Recover

Helping Women Recover is a gender-responsive 12 step program developed by Stephanie Covington who is a pioneer in the development and implementation of gender-responsive services. The curriculum is designed to address the issues underlying female criminality and addiction, incorporating women’s psycho-social development and experiences into their treatment. Small class size allows for women to bond as they discuss personal experiences based on the program’s four modules: the self, relationships, sexuality and spirituality.

Program Population

Women with histories of substance abuse.

Program Capacity

8-12 women at any given time.

Start Date Year
Curriculum Published

South Boise Women's Correctional Center
13200 S. Pleasant Valley Road
Kuna, ID 83634
United States