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Sickle
09-18-14, 07:10 AM
This study suggests that there is some hope with treating antisocial personality disorder among those in prison to help them not reoffend by techniques of compassion and mindfulness from the Center for Nonviolent Communication:


http://www.cnvc.org/sites/default/files/research/Freedom_Project_Study_Sage_Open_2014.pdf

Ananas
09-18-14, 08:34 AM
Extrapolating, if 37% of returnees are expected to reoffend, but only 21% of Freedom Project trainees did so, and if the cost of keeping a man in prison is U.S. $98 per day, train - ing by Freedom Project has saved the state of Washington US$5,065,320.00 per year (Table 3).

Very cool.