Child Welfare League of America

Reducing the Use of Restraint and Seclusion: Promising Practices and Successful Strategies

By:
Lloyd Bullard
Darren Fulmore
Katherine Johnson


Reducing the Use of Restraint and Seclusion: Promising Practices and Successful Strategies Fifty to 150 people die every year as a result of being physically restrained or put in seclusion in institutional settings.
Restraint and seclusion are dehumanizing, humiliating, and dangerous. This issue brief is a collection of promising practices and successful strategies for limiting the use of physical restraint and seclusion, in the hopes of helping facilities eventually eliminate this practice altogether.

Related Titles:
CWLA Best Practice Guidelines for Behavior Support and Intervention Training
CWLA Best Practice Guidelines for Behavior Management

Price: $6.95
CWLA Stock Number: 0081
Publication Date: 2003
ISBN-13: 9781587600081