offender rehabilitation

January 9, 2014

Report on the importance of reentry released at Second Chance Reauthorization Event

At the recent Second Chance Act Reauthorization event, the Council of State Governments Justice Center released the report, “Reentry Matters: Strategies and Successes of Second Chance Act Grantees Across the United States.” The publication features snapshots of grant programs around the country that illustrate the positive impact these initiatives can […]
July 25, 2013

Save the date! Upcoming GEO workshop at APPA conference

Mark your calendars for an upcoming workshop sponsored by GEO Reentry and its parent GEO Community Services.  The 90-minute workshop, “Using technology to implement cognitive behavioral treatment with offenders,” will be held on Monday, July 29 and Tuesday, July 30 at the American Probation and Parole Association’s 38th Annual Training Institute […]
April 25, 2013

NIC releases publication on evidence-based practices

The National Institute of Corrections, an agency within the U.S. Department of Justice’s Federal Bureau of Prisons, recently released a publication on evidence-based practices called “Evidence-based practices in the criminal justice system: An annotated bibliography.” Coinciding with the NIC’s mission to advance effective correctional practice and public policy, this publication […]