PSY 623 Offender Rehabilitation and Reintegration
Week 4 Discussion
DQ1 Critics argue that some types of prison labor take away from free market enterprise. Should we be concerned with prison labor being a form of low cost labor that does not assist offenders in vocational rehabilitation but rather hinders capitalist markets?
DQ2 How does vocational rehabilitation promote change in inmate behavior? How can mental health treatment be incorporated into a vocational rehabilitation setting?
PSY 623 Reintegration and Rehabilitation of Offenders
Discussion in Week 4
DQ1 Some critics say that prison work detracts from free market enterprise. Should we be concerned that jail labor is a low-wage job that does not help offenders reintegrate into society but instead impedes capitalist markets?
DQ2 How does vocational rehabilitation help inmates modify their habits? What is the best way to incorporate mental health care into a vocational rehabilitation setting?