13 October Women in Corrections in Kentucky October 13, 2016 By ODRC Chillicothe Correctional Institution (CCI), Institutions Women in Corrections, Warden Jenkins, Director Mohr 0 Recently several staff from the ODRC were invited to participate in the “Women Working in Corrections & Juvenile Justice Conference” conducted in Louisville, Kentucky. Warden Charlotte Jenkins represented CCI at the conference this year. Keynote speakers for the conference were Elizabeth Smart, Maryum Ali, and Dean Strang. Warden Jenkins was able to gain valuable insight during the sessions ranging from “Trauma and Recovery”, “Staff Difference”, “Critical Conversations: PREA implications for Women in Corrections”, “Why Survivors of Trauma Feel and Act the Way They Do: Understanding the Neurobiology of Trauma” and DRC’s Director Gary Mohr and SW Regional Director, Michelle Miller conducted a session on “Restrictive Housing”. These were just a few of several of the sessions offered at the conference. Charlotte was invited to attend the “Knock Out Event” taking place at the Muhammad Ali Center, as well as enjoying dinner at the historic Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby. Related WCI Donates to Women Helping Women Marion Correctional Institution Sponsors Women in Corrections Event NCI’s Women in Corrections Gives Back to Local Community Women in Corrections Event at LorCI The PCI Women in Corrections Presented the Empowering Lives Richly Women in Corrections SCC Comments are closed.