American Jails: Correctional Career Survival Skills, Part 2

American Jails: Correctional Career Survival Skills, Part 2

Staff turnover is a major concern for corrections leadership in both prisons and jails. If it is to be reduced, the work culture needs to become less toxic and the effects of unhealed trauma and chronic stress must be healed in individual staff. In addition, the leadership needs to provide their staff with the resilience tools that can enable them to remain on the job until retirement.