Solitary Confinement Tied to Greater Risk of Death After Prison Release

Prisoners who are held in restrictive housing (i.e., solitary confinement) face an increased risk of death after their release, according to a new study led by researchers from the University…

Study Tests Cost-Effective Approach for Treating Major Depression in Prison

Around 4 million prisoners are released each year, and 23 percent of these have suffered from major depressive disorder (MDD). Due to a general lack of funding for mental health…