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5 Things You Need to Know to Provide the Right Care for Transgender Inmates and Avoid Litigation

In Correctional Safety, Updates by Beth

Meeting the needs of transgender people and protecting their rights can be challenging for correctional facilities as they present with unique vulnerabilities and needs related to housing, medical treatment and privacy, among other concerns. Here, we will review five essential skills to provide adequate care for transgender inmates and comply with current legal requirements. Know the basic terminology   Transgender …

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5 Skills New Correctional Mental Health Clinicians Must Know

In New to a Correctional Facility, Updates by Beth

Working in correctional mental health can be an enriching and fulfilling experience, you get to provide care for an underserved population that truly needs services and gain valuable clinical experience treating a wide range of mental disorders.  If you’re new to correctional healthcare, the idea of working in a jail or prison may sound intimidating. However, there are certain basic …

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