Rehabilitating Offenders Research Paper

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The corrections system is effective in rehabilitating offenders with the program that are at their dispense. There are programs such as pro-social life skills, life without a crutch, adult basic education to name a few to prepare them when released from prison. However, this just cover the surface of some of the issue that needs some major overhaul. In my counselor years, many offenders are not ready for the free world due to inadequately work skills. Instead of giving offender behavioral credit to reduce their sentence, give them credit for attaining their GED or completing a work skill job. Provide the offender with a skill that will give them a salary within the prison that is durable. After all the purpose of being in prison is to be rehabilitated
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