Correctional Ministries and
Chaplains Association


Specific Topics

Recommended Reading

Gideon, Lior, and Hung-En Sung, eds. Rethinking Corrections: Rehabilitation, Reentry, and Reintegration. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications, 2011.

This book explores challenges experienced by offenders during rehabilitation and reintegration and relevant policy implications. Chapters include: “Corrections in the Era of Reentry” by Lior Gideon; “Public Attitudes Toward Rehabilitation and Reintegration: How Supportive Are People of Getting-Tough-on-Crime Policies and the Second Chance Act?” by Gideon and Natalie Loveland; “Treatment of Offender Populations: Implications for Risk Management and Community Reintegration” by Elizabeth L. Jeglic, Christian Maile, and Cynthia Calkins-Mercado; “Major Rehabilitative Approaches” by Hung-En Sung and Gideon; “Probation: An Untapped Resource in U.S. Corrections” by Doris Layton MacKenzie; “Diversion Programs” by Rachel Porter; “Prison-Based Substance Abuse Programs” by Wayne N. Welsh; “Prison-Based Educational and Vocational Training Programs” by Georgen Guerrero; “Community Reintegration of Violent and Sexual Offenders: Issues and Challenges for Community Risk Management” by Patrick Lussier, Melissa Dahabieh, Nadine Deslauriers-Varin, and Chris Thomson; “Seeking Medical and Psychiatric Attention” by Elizabeth Corzine McMullan; “Faith-Based Prisoner Reentry” by Beverly D. Frazier; “Parole: Moving the Field Forward Through a New Model of Behavioral Management” by Faye S. Taxman; “Employment Barriers to Reintegration” by Mindy S. Tarlow; “Barriers to Reintegration” by Andrea Leverentz; “Rehabilitation, Reentry, and Reintegration in Criminal Justice Education” by Gideon; and “Conclusion: Integrative Triple R Theory: Rehabilitation, Reentry, and Reintegration” by Gideon and Sung.