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December 4, 2018

Motivational Interviewing enhances reentry programs

When individuals are released from prison, jail or are referred to community correctional programs, research states that positive reinforcement and positive role modeling is effective at beginning the change process to pro-social behavior. To that end, GEO Reentry uses evidence-based practices to ensure effective intervention for probationers and parolees transitioning […]
November 29, 2018

California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation selects GEO Reentry Services for 2 STOP centers

BOCA RATON, Fla. — The California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation (CDCR) and its Division of Adult Parole Operations (DAPO) has selected GEO Reentry Services to manage two unique STOP centers that will offer evidence-based programming and streamline services for parolees returning to the community after periods of incarceration. These […]
November 29, 2018

GEO Reentry recognizes Jacksonville inmates for recovery efforts

Several inmates at the Jacksonville Correctional Center, an all-male prison in Illinois, were named to GEO Reentry’s Outstanding Recovery Members program. The program was part of GEO Reentry’s in-prison treatment at the center and designed to celebrate National Recovery Month in September. In-prison treatment at the Jacksonville Correctional Center is […]
November 27, 2018

CSG Justice Center report: 11 states reduce recidivism using evidence-based practices

Nationwide, after trending upward for years, recidivism is showing signs of decreasing. A new report published by the Council of State Governments Justice Center and the National Reentry Resource Center, “Reducing Recidivism: States Deliver Results,” highlights 11 states that have experienced massive drops in recidivism rates. The report credits the […]