what works

October 2, 2018

‘What Works’ in Corrections: What drives GEO Reentry programming

“What Works” is a term used nationally by correctional agencies in reference to researched principles and practices common to effective public safety and offender programming. What Works research has also identified the offender attributes, “Criminogenic Risks and Needs,” that successful correctional programs must target (Gendreau, P. & Andrews, D.A. 1990). […]
February 21, 2012

Latessa talk highlights what does and doesn’t work in corrections

BI Incorporated’s programs are cognitive behavioral treatment programs operating under evidence-based principles. These programs include elements of a “What Works” system, including leadership models competent in data driven services; evidence-based practice; availability of a full continuum of services from assessment through discharge; community partnerships; and balanced decision-making. BI looks to […]