Previous Chapter Chapter 19: Huikahi Restorative Circles: A Public Health Approach for Reentry Planning Next Chapter

Lorenn Walker & Rebecca Greening

In: Restorative Justice Today: Practical Applications

Chapter 19: Huikahi Restorative Circles: A Public Health Approach for Reentry Planning

  • Citations
  • Add to My List
  • Text Size

Huikahi Restorative Circles: A Public Health Approach for Reentry Planning
Huikahi restorative circles: A public health approach for reentry planning
LorennWalker and RebeccaGreening

Hawai'i has been experimentingwith a restorative reentry group planningmodel where incarcerated people apply to meet in a facilitated three-hour process that addresses an individual's needs for a successful reentry into the community. The process applies current learning theory principles in a self-directed group process that repairs relationships necessary for criminal desistance. The process addressees incarcerated people's need for reconciliation with their loved ones and unrelated victims—and themselves. Research of small samples out of prison two years or more shows promise for this restorative reentry intervention. Rebecca Greening, a young lawyer who graduated from the Boston Latin School and studied social work at New York ...

Looks like you do not have access to this content.

Login

Don’t know how to login?

Click here for free trial login.

Back to Top

Copy and paste the following HTML into your website