in-prison treatment

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 […]
July 17, 2018

GEO Reentry Services programming meets participants’ needs across a variety of services

GEO Reentry Services programming is designed to meet the needs of a variety of participants from evidence-based treatment for adult probationers and parolees in residential and non-residential reentry centers to in-custody programming for individuals in prison and jail settings. Treatment is based in cognitive-behavioral therapy, designed to help program participants […]
February 6, 2018

Using the LSI-R to identify predictors of criminal conduct

The ability to predict criminal conduct is an important piece in providing reentry programming that is individualized and effective. As we’ve discussed previously, a majority of GEO Reentry Services reentry programs use the LSI-R to assess participants’ criminogenic needs and recidivism risks. This risk/needs assessment tool, completed by trained professionals, […]
January 9, 2018

Structured skill-building a core component in GEO Reentry programs

To help participants develop the pro-social behaviors they need to make positive, healthy decisions in their everyday lives and meet their individual goals, GEO Reentry staff work with participants on structured skill-building. Building behavioral and practical skills through concrete steps ensures that participants not only learn, but retain necessary skills […]