The Worst Place to Have a Mental Health Diagnosis: Prison

depressed person in cell

Often I receive questions from readers on Quora related to criminal justice, prison and psychology. Early this month I received the question below and felt that my comment was worthy of sharing here as well.  What are the psychological effects of incarceration on prisoners, specifically those with diagnosed mental disorders?How can this be treated or […]

Redefining The Thin Line Between Victims and Offenders

During the initial launch period of the book “How Would You Survive? The Incident, The Arrest, and Jail,” as anticipated, we noted several observations of public opinions including a strong audience that was extremely unsympathetic about the welfare of any individual that chose to commit a criminal offense. Certainly, it is not unreasonable to hold […]