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Reentry Discussion: Overcoming Challenges When Leaving Incarceration

Speakers
Alix McLearen, Ph.D., acting assistant director, Reentry Services Division, Federal Bureau of Prisons ; John Wetzel, secretary of corrections, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections

Alix McLearen, Ph.D., acting assistant director, Reentry Services Division, Federal Bureau of Prisons and John Wetzel, secretary of corrections, Pennsylvania Department of Corrections discuss programs and services that their agencies offer to help individuals overcome the challenges encountered when leaving incarceration. These various programs and services address the individuals’ needs in areas such as physical and mental health, addiction, education, vocation, and life skills. 

Date Created: August 29, 2019