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Social Workers and Public Criminal Defense

The Documentaries & the Law Program at Pennsylvania Law School produced two videos about two public criminal defense organizations that make extensive use of social work services in their representation of clients. 

This video focuses on the Adult Social Services Unit of the Defender Association of Philadelphia.
“Blended Practices: Public Defenders, Innovative Social Services & Clients Struggling with Addiction”

This video focuses on the holistic defense approach of the nationally recognized Bronx Defenders.
“Fewer Stays, Fewer Days: The Bronx Defenders and How Holistic Defense Reduces Mass Incarceration”

Resource Added: 10/26/2020 12:00:00 AM