Correctional Nursing Today – Radio Talk Show via The History of Correctional Nursing.
Help! My Patient is a Psychopath!
Unfortunately, your psychopathic correctional patient is not as easy to identify as the fellow in the pix. He or she will be quite charming and attentive. If you aren’t careful, you will be drawn right into his current scam. Nurses working medical are not always savvy about the ways of the criminally insane. Always be on the alert for the…
Responding to Inmate Sexual Assault and Prison Rape
The statistics on prison rape are shocking. According to the 2013 Department of Justice study, 4% of all state and federal inmates experienced at least one incident of sexual victimization. That is nearly 1 in 20 inmates. My first reaction to the information was to assume this was inmate on inmate victimization, but this is only part of it. More…