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Florida Department of Corrections, Secretary Michael D. Crews

Florida Department of Corrections
Michael D. Crews, Secretary

Executive Summary Intensive Outpatient Services (Modality 1)

Intensive Outpatient (Modality 1) services have a variable length of stay based on the individual's progress. The typical length of stay is four (4) months and may be extended up to six (6) months. A minimum of twelve (12) counselor-supervised hours of program activities occurs per week per inmate, a minimum of four (4) days per week.

Profiles of Intensive Outpatient Services (Modality 1) Program Facilities

Facility Population Provider Number of Program Slots
Madison CI Male Civigenics, INC. 70
Hernando CI Female Civigenics, INC. 70
Wakulla CI Male Florida Addictions and Corrections Treatment Services, Inc. (F.A.C.T.S.) 70
Walton WC Male Unlimited Path, Inc. 20
TOTAL 230

Workload

TABLE 2A: Intensive Outpatient Modality 1 Program Enrollment Data, By Fiscal Year
  • During the ten-year period covered by this report, 24,874 different inmates participated in Modality 1 programming.
  • On June 30, 2003, there were only 236 inmates enrolled in Modality 1 programming.
  • The significant decrease in the number of different inmates that enrolled in Modality 1 programming during FY 2002-03, reflects the full impact of reduced funding for institutional substance abuse programs that began during FY 2001-02.
TABLE 2B: FY 2002-03 Intensive Outpatient Modality 1 Program Enrollment Data, By Facility
  • In FY 2002-03, 871 different inmates participated in Modality 1 programming.
  • There was little difference between the three programs located at major institutions, in terms of the number of new enrollments. Walton Work Camp was the smallest program.

Outcomes

TABLE 2C(1): Intensive Outpatient (Modality 1) Program Outcomes By Fiscal Year Of First Enrollment, By Inmate (3-YEAR FOLLW-UP)
  • Based on a 3-year follow-up after initial program entry, there were 18,509 program exits.
  • During the 8-year period covered in this table, there were approximately three and one-half times as many successful exits as unsuccessful exits (54.8% vs. 14.9%).
TABLE 2C(2): Intensive Outpatient (Modality 1) Program Outcomes By Fiscal Year Of First Enrollment, By Inmate (2-YEAR FOLLOW-UP)
  • For FY 2000-01 (2-Year Follow-up), the success rate was 91.9%.
TABLE 2D: FY 2002-03 Intensive Outpatient Modality 1 Exit Data (Event-Based), By Facility
  • Of the three 70-slot programs, the program with the highest success rate (Wakulla CI) also had the highest percentage of administrative exits.
  • The smallest program, located at a work camp, had the lowest percentage (15%) of successful exits and the highest percentage of administrative exits (85%), but the highest success rate (100%).

Recommitment Rates*

TABLE 2E: FY 2000-01 (2-Year Follow-Up), Intensive Outpatient Modality 1 Recommitment Data, by Level of Participation
  • For a 2-year follow-up on participation for inmates released during FY 2000-01, program completers were less likely to be recommitted to prison or supervision than program non-completers (29.9% vs. 32.8%).
TABLE 2F: FY 1999-00 (3-Year Follow-Up), Intensive Outpatient Modality 1 Recommitment Data, By Level of Participation
  • For a 3-year follow-up on participation for inmates released during FY 1999-00, program completers were less likely to be recommitted to prison or supervision than program non-completers (41.3% vs. 46.5%).
TABLE 2G: FY 1998-99 (4-Year Follow-Up), Intensive Outpatient Modality 1 Recommitment Data, By Level Of Participation
  • For a 4-year follow-up on participation for inmates released during FY 1998-99, program completers were less likely to be recommitted to prison or supervision than program non-completers (48% vs. 50.4%).
TABLE 2H: FY 1997-98 (5-Year Follow-Up), Intensive Outpatient Modality 1 Recommitment Data, By Level Of Participation
  • For a 5-year follow-up on participation for inmates released during FY 1997-98, program completers were less likely to be recommitted to prison or supervision than program non-completers (55.8% vs. 59.7%).
TABLE 2I: FY 1996-97 (6-Year Follow-Up), Intensive Outpatient Modality 1 Recommitment Data, By Level of Participation
  • For a 6-year follow-up on participation for inmates released during FY 1996-97, program completers were less likely to be recommitted to prison or supervision than program non-completer (57.1% vs. 66.5%).

* Based on year released from prison. Program completion occurred sometime during the incarceration period.