The fields of corrections and human services have evolved to intersect with one another in order to assist in the rehabilitation of individuals involved with the correctional system. Using evidence-based practices has helped in the rehabilitation and treatment of these individuals. In this assignment, you will explore these evidence-based practices to enhance your knowledge of how your chosen career will utilize these practices. My chosen career is probation officer or corrections officer
Write a 350- to 700-word paper on evidence-based practices and emerging trends in the intersection between the corrections and human services fields, and how these trends affect employment opportunities. Include the following:
- Describe how careers related to supporting individuals involved with the correctional system have evolved over time.
- Describe how the fields of human services and corrections intersect.
- Identify evidence-based practices for working with individuals involved in the correctional system.
- Explain how knowledge of these practices will assist you in obtaining the career you chose in Week 1.