Coastal Bend Regional Intermediate Sanction Facility
800 N. Vineyard
Sinton, Texas 78387
CURRENT STATUS: THREE TO FOUR WEEK WAITING PERIOD
IF YOU HAVE A DEFENDANT WHO WOULD BENEFIT FROM SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT, PLEASE CALL US TO SECURE A BED AND PROCEED BY FILLING OUT THE REFERRAL PACKET. PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT THE DEFENDANT'S CONDITIONS MUST CONTAIN THE APPROPIRATE CBRISF CONDITIONS.
6 - 9 Month Substance Abuse Track Condition
6 - 9 Month Cognitive Track Condition
90 Day Substance Abuse Relapse Track Condition
Substance Abuse Misdemeanor Treatment Track One (1) Condition
Substance Abuse Misdemeanor Treatment Track Two (2) Condition
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The Coastal Bend Regional Intermediate Sanction Facility offers a 6 to 9 month in-patient residential substance abuse treatment and Cognitive Track with reintegration/employment services utilizing evidence based cognitive and behavioral models by Kenneth Wanberg and Harvey Milkman Criminal Conduct and Substance Abuse Treatment focusing in strategies for self-improvement and change. Residents are introduced to the Alcoholics Anonymous and 12 Step Program philosophies, Narcotics Anonymous, and Moral Reconation Therapy designed for self-discovery and modifying deviant thinking and negative behavior fundamental to reducing recidivisim.
Treatment Phase is 3 months. Residents attend substance abuse educational classes, engage in group process, personal testimonials are shared; role-play situational scenarios to restructure atypical thinking and behavior. Homework is assigned and processed. Recreational activities and general housekeeping is enforced. Residents transition to the Reintegration/Employment Phase.
Reintegration/Employment Phase is 3 to 6 months. Residents work on resume writing, learn job interviewing skills, job search, and work through 5 levels. Each level earns privileges such as: telephone calls, TV privileges, visitation privileges, and can earn 24 to 48 hour furloughs with good behavior and with no infractions.
Continuing Care occurs concurrently in the Reintegration/Employment Phase. Aftercare classes are held weekly at the center upon residents return from work.
Residents are rewarded for good behavior. Residents can incur consequences for bad behavior which may extend or delay their program time. Minimum program is 6 months and Maximum program is 9 months. Upon completion of the program Residents are transferred to an Intensive Supervision Program (ISP) caseload.
Bed capacity 70: 58 Males 12 Females CURRENTLY NO WAITING PERIOD
Eligibility to CBRISF Program:
** Defendant must be 18 years of age
** Current offense and/or criminal history must reflect drug/alcohol abuse and/or addiction
** Felony or Misdemeanor level offenses
** 90 Day Substance Abuse/Employment Misdemeanor Track
** No 3G offenders
** No Title 5 offenders
** No MHMR offenders are not eligible for the program
** No Sex Offenders are not eligible for the program
Offenses involving bodily injury, death or the use of a deadly weapon are not eligible to the program if instant case.
Research shows that Substance Abuse Programs with an employment component have better results than programs without an employment component.