Pages tagged with Rehabilitation

There are different organizations such as the Innocent Project and John Howard Society which help prisoners return home through education and other kinds of support.
This is an article that raises questions on the state of the women, girls and children rescued from boko haram and what their future entails.
Charity is one of the finest virtues of human beings .It makes the downtrodden ,destitute life easier . Without charity these life of fellow human beings become difficult to survive. There are different types of charities in the society. All ...
The easiest guide to use the parallel bars for the people with disability.
Dummy can be therapeutic to the people inflicted with impairments or disabilities.
The moment the word “rehab” comes to mind, images of drug-dependent patients come to mind participating in group sessions that tried to explain why they became “junkies”. But the word, an abbreviation for “rehabilitation” is basically about helping patients with special ne...
America has two death sentences. One of them is specifically designed to end life. The other death sentence is invisible and almost unknown to the public. It, too, ends life, but slowly over years and decades.
To break free from the clutches of heroin, specialist help in the form of rehab centers stands you in the best stead. But how do you find them? And more importantly, the right one for you - or your loved one...
Giving someone a turkey dinner at Thanksgiving and Christmas, but ignoring them the rest of the time, is borderline insulting.While I do believe people mean well, what about the other 363 days of the year? A handful of change is only a handful of change. Matching people who have a tal...
'A Million Little Pieces' by James Frey is an excellent book that I recommend to anyone who enjoys feeling something real.
This poem is one of my earliest. I attempt to portray an imagery where the "old school" seeks to pass on the wisdom it acquired, tragically at a high price, to the young. Now as a "new man" past mistakes provide the momentum and driving force toward making amends with society, hopin...
My brother was an alcoholic. Read this to understand what alcohol can do to you and how it can ruin your life and your health.
This is a short paper I presented as part of my research project many years ago. It provides an in-depth look at the historical, ethical, social, and economic issues surrounding the establishment and maintenance of nineteenth century American correctional institutions.
Prison is meant to act as a safety net for society, keeping those who've done monstrous crimes away from the general public. But, a prison isn’t meant to house an inmate indefinitely and when an inmate’s sentence is up and they are released, most of them will be tossed into societ...
She should have gone to “Rehab”, but she wouldn’t conform for anyone. The untimely passing of Amy Winehouse is unfortunate, but her memory will live on.
The prison has evolved into a place of rehabilitation. Correctional officers take on a challenge which the world has refused but in the end they are punished for it
Ace was flopping around like a fish out of water, attempting to recover himself. Blacky was winking and blinking, squinting as fast as he could and Mister Leary was blubbering and blabbering worse than ever when Maury reached them. The girls had recovered from the shock of the sight...
Blacky came next. He looked more the part of the wild Indian than Joaquin but insisted it was all just a bunch of racist bullshit. He held that the races had all disappeared in the last hundred years and humans were just too damned stupid, egotistical, and ignorant to realize it. H...
It is like that is where his own music was meant to take him but he had never quite gotten there with it. Maury began to make words he never knew and wouldn’t remember once he left the parking lot. Ace took off his hair tie and sneakers and danced Tina Turner barefoot in the dirt....
He laughs harder than everyone else even though he doesn’t understand the jokes because deaf people laugh so good it is infectious and better than any joke he ever heard. Like watching a blind man dance or a one-legged lady play the violin.
He loves Tina and, come to think of it (in Maury’s opinion), looks just like her. Anyway, hands high above his head, with his butt all wiggly and slinky in his black silk dress with the silver fishes swimming all over it, he goes twirling into his first pirouette.
Behind the flashing lights, pyrotechnics, oiled muscle men and large breasted swimsuit models of professional wrestling; that so many people love enough to spend many hours a week and hundreds of pounds/dollars to follow; lies the sad fact that this industry is broken and needs rather...
Drug addicts need help to take the necessary steps to recovery. Often, they might turn to friends for support in embarking upon this process but the friend also needs to know what that support entails.
Article about becoming and being a Certified Nurses Aide. The opportunities for Nurses Aides that are now out there.
A radical revision of the American prison system and rehabilitation while addressing various ethical questions. Just because you may not like it, doesn't mean it won't work better than the existing system.
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