Second Chance Act>>what's your opinion?
I believe that we don’t put juveniles in isolation anymore. What you might have to consider is if in fact your son is getting rec but telling you he’s not. We have that a lot of that in the correctional setting, having parents, spouses or attorneys, complaining that their son, husband or client is being withheld privileges when in fact they are not...
As Outside, So Inside: America’s Aging Prison PopulationBy Robert Winters
Raise the question of healthcare in the U.S. corrections system, and typically the issue at the forefront is mental health. To be sure, mental health is a significant, expensive, and ongoing challenge for correctional systems at all levels. But a quieter yet steadily growing problem has crested the horizon and creeps inexorably closer...
Also this week:
Deputy Medical Director
Multnomah County is seeking a highly qualified Deputy Medical Director. This full-time administrator will direct, manage and evaluate the activities of the Corrections Health unit of the Multnomah County Health Department....
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quote of the week
"Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time."
– Thomas A. Edison