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Guidance for those individuals "seeking to more effectively respond to the behavior and circumstances of the female offender" is offered (p. iv).
Research, practice, and guiding principles related to gender-responsive strategies and utilized in jail settings are exchanged.
Reviews information on gender-specific policies, programs, and services in corrections.
“The Gender-Responsive Program Assessment tool is an instrument by which program administrators, program evaluators, agency monitors and staff can
"Because fewer women are convicted of crimes and incarcerated compared to men, they can be overlooked for what may be ideal approaches to reduce cr