Providing prisoners autonomy and privacy doesn’t have to compromise safety. Read how correctional design can foster rehabilitation.
When rehabilitation is the ultimate goal, overall prison size needs to shrink. Experts suggest no more than 1,000 inmates for effective reform.
Prisons are beginning to adopt healthcare evidence-based design concepts that have been shown to positively impact mental health and social behavior.
In this article we highlight five current design trends we’re seeing in correctional facilities around the world which foster rehabilitation and reflection.