South Carolina Sexually Violent Predator Treatment Program

 

    4460 Broad River Road, Columbia, SC 29210
   (803) 545 0333
    200
   South Carolina Department of Mental Health

 

BACKGROUND:

Correct Care was awarded a contract from the South Carolina Department of Mental Health through a competitive solicitation process and took over operations of the SC SVPTP in December 2016.

 

SERVICES:

The SVPTP provides sex offender treatment to individuals civilly committed pursuant to Sexually Violent Predator Act (SVPA). In addition to evidence-based, sex offender specific treatment, SVPTP also provides comprehensive psychological, psychiatric, medical, dental, recreational, and educational services. The South Carolina Department of Corrections provides support services at the current facility, while a free-standing, state-of-the-art replacement facility is built on the campus.  This new facility is scheduled to open in 2018.

 

PHILOSOPHY:

The SVPTP provides evidence-based, sex offender specific treatment programs using the Risk-Needs-Responsivity and Good Lives Model.

 

SIGNIFICANT ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • Interviewed, hired, and oriented 120+ new staff within 60 days of contract award
  • Implemented the Correct Care Sex Offender Treatment Program model on day one of operations
  • Designed a therapeutic, state-of-the-art replacement facility (currently under construction)

 

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