Prison rehabilitation

"Society is not taking this issue seriously," Thad Tatum says of the mental health needs of formerly incarcerated people.
• A 2012 study by Oxford University found that prisoners who participated in a 10-week yoga program experienced less stress
This is an interview with Perri van Rossem, who began teaching yoga as a volunteer in 2005 at Collins Bay Medium Security Institution in Kingston, Ontario; she has been teaching there ever since. In addition, she coordinates yoga programs being offered in three other institutions.
The greatest challenge has been getting the word out about what I'm trying to accomplish, and obtaining funding to meet those
San Diego’s Richard J. Donovan Correctional Facility is building sites for its new Farm and Rehabilitation Meals (FARM) program
Scandinavian countries have a 33 percent lower recidivism rate than America and the prisons there are so low key that can
Day & Night, Embroidery on cotton, 2012, 13.5 x 13.5 x 2.3 cms, Courtesy of Gavin Turk / Live Stock Market / Ben Brown Fine
"I like to explain to them what a return on investment is," said Goldsmith. "And we tell them about the fact that we're going