* Council of Juvenile Correctional
Administrators, All Directors Leadership Conference, Sept.
ACA champions correctional
effectiveness by using the latest research to set correctional
standards which are then audited with fidelity.
Of the 47 new correctional
officers, three will go to institutions in the Northern region, 15 will go to the Western region, 13 to the Eastern region and 16 to the Central region.
A significant and growing number of inmates have co-occurring mental and substance use disorders (CODs) which presents numerous challenges to correctional
While there is great need for correctional
nurses, there remains concern that those who choose to work in a correctional
setting are "less than" real nurses or inadequate to work in traditional settings.
* Personal stressors--personal issues or personal characteristics of correctional
Sapers says that it is well documented that Aboriginal people are over represented in Canada's prisons but the "disparities between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal offenders are not as well known and should be addressed on an urgent basis." The higher rate of recidivism for Aboriginal offenders is in part due to the Correctional
Service's failure to manage Aboriginal inmates in a culturally responsive and non-discriminatory manner, he added.
On December 31, 2003, this patient came to the correctional
facility's medical clinic with perianal and rectal discomfort; perianal condylomata were present.
Chapter 3, "From Turnkey to Officer," chronicles the gradual professionalization of correctional
Technological advances have begun to revolutionize the ways in which correctional
facilities are operated.
Eastern Oregon Correctional
Institution, Pendleton - 80 inmates employed at Prison Blues garment factory and at laundry.
Slowly but surely, the nation's correctional
facilities are responding to this abuse.