Number of chances before drug offenders go to prison instead of rehab>>what's your opinion?
You could argue pedophilia, sociopathy and psychopathy are also diseases of the brain. Whether due to chemical imbalance, psychological or social issues, really depends on which side of the fence you come down on. Treatable or curable? I don’t think so...
Radicalization and Intelligence Gathering In Correctional Institutions: Part OneWilliam Sturgeon
One of the most important things a leader can do is to train his or her replacement. To that end, ensuring that up-and-coming leaders receive training in a set of vital competencies, whether through mentorship or the creation of formal training programs within a department or agency—is vital. Here we will briefly explore—briefly, by necessity—the competencies that the corrections leaders of tomorrow will need...
Also this week:
Director Clinical Services
Responsible for maximizing customer retention by effectively assessing and meeting customer service needs relating to the contracted onsite medical department operations. Ensures continued growth and financial success of the company by maintaining current clients through offering clinical consultation and recommendations relating to medical department operations. Leads the implementation of new contracts to include developing a customer specific implementation plan based on the customer contract specifications, MEDIKO procedures and customer input to assure an effective and efficient start up...
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- Sep 25-27, 2014 – Midwestern Criminal Justice Association (MCJA) 2014 Annual Meeting
- Sep 28-Oct 01, 2014 – The 2014 Women Working in Corrections and Juvenile Justice National Conference
- Oct 05-08, 2014 – International Association of Correctional Training Personnel Annual Trainers' Conference
- Oct 09-10, 2014 – Breakthrough Strategies to Teach and Counsel Troubled and Incarcerated Youth
- Portland, OR
- Oct 13-15, 2014 – International Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Annual Conference
- Oct 18, 2014 – Building Unity: Saving Lives Restorative Justice Conference
- Oct 18-22, 2014 – National Conference on Correctional Health Care - Las Vegas, NV
- Nov 19-22, 2014 – American Society of Criminology (ASC) Annual Meeting
quote of the week
"Convincing yourself does not win an argument."
– Robert Half