What does it take to work in Corrections>>what's your opinion?
My definition of a true Corrections Professional is quite vast. I believe you have to have honor, integrity, courage and respect. You have to respect authority and be disciplined. There are many times in a person’s career that they will find out what a certain Inmate did to get incarcerated...
Corrections Leadership – Change Is Not OptionalA. Allen-Jones
Traditionally Law Enforcement has placed significant weight on organizational loyalty when considering leadership advancements. Essentially, loyalty equated respect and respect equated recognition. Such a pattern continues to exist within the walls of the most dominating correctional institutions. At face value, promotion through loyalty allegiance appears acceptable. However, the passing time has not been kind to traditional corrections promotion practices. No longer does loyalty and experience alone meet the demands of leadership...
Also this week:
- December – Ethics & Heroes – Coverage of Ethics issues and stories of heroes in corrections firstname.lastname@example.org]
The Minnesota Sex Offender Program (MSOP) is seeking talented psychologists to work on the leading edge of the comprehensive evaluation, treatment, and management of civilly committed sexual offenders. We are committed to being a leader in the industry, implementing the latest research throughout all aspects of our program...
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quote of the week
"Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom."
– Thomas Jefferson