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Title: Correction Today, Volume 73, Issue 6, January 2012
Journal: Corrections Today  Volume:73  Issue:6  Dated:January 2012  Pages:1-80
Editor(s): Susan L. Clayton, M.S.
Date Published: January 2012
Page Count: 80
Publisher: http://www.aca.org 
Type: Overview Text
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This January 2012 issue on "Training and Technology" contains feature articles, News and Views, and departments.
Abstract: This edition includes six feature articles: 1) Director of Communications and Publications Touched Many Live is an obituary on American Correction Association (ACA) Director of the Communications and Publications Department, Gabriella M. Daley Klatt who died of lung cancer on June 14, 2011; 2) ACA Congratulates Newly Certified and Recertified Professionals lists all newly certified, dual certified, recertified, and recertified and dual certified corrections professionals; 3)Members Celebrate Milestone Anniversaries recognizes members for their extended commitment to the association; 4) Meeting Future Workforce Needs discusses how correctional programs across the country are facing challenges in meeting their workforce needs; 5) Can a Faith-Based Program Reduce Recidivism? - explores whether faith-based prison programs aid in reducing recidivism; and 6) Corrections Today Index 2011 lists major articles published in the magazine from December 2010 through December 2011. Regular department topics include: Guest Editorial; Commentary; News Briefs; A View From the Line; Certification Spotlight; Corrections Calendar; Job Bank; Juvenile Justice News; Welcome New Members; NIC Update; Research Notes; NIJ Update; Bookshelf; Reader Service Information/Index to Advertisers; and Product Index.
Main Term(s): Corrections; Science and Technology
Index Term(s): Computer training; Correctional interview training; Correctional officer legal training; Correctional officer training; Professional organizations; Professionalization
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