Date & Time
Tuesday, July 20, 2021, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
314 - RT Shifting "Correctional Culture" When Setting Up a Prison-Based Trauma Program (Roundtable)

The moderators will share how they reduced the gap between the overwhelming differences between treatment and security cultures in a correctional treatment facility. They share their experiences of implementing a trauma treatment program in a prison using evidence-based guidelines, and will engage group participants to explore how to best connect these two opposing worlds.

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the challenges in implementing a trauma-informed treatment program in a correctional facility
  • Describe conflicts between DOC trainings and trauma-informed treatment standards
  • Explore methods that support both a secure and safe environment while providing effective treatment



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