Hazelden Community Corrections Program
This program consists of three workbooks, each on a CD-ROM, and a DVD. The workbooks are titled Client Recovery, Client Life Skills, and Client Cognitive Skills. The accompanying DVD is titled The Turning Point: Breaking the Cycle of Addiction and Incarceration.
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Meditations for Individuals in Recovery - A Hot New Seller!
This terrific set of meditation books helps ex-offenders in recovery develop a spiritual program, relate the Twelve Steps to their everyday lives, and accomplish their treatment and after-care goals. Click here to read more about the set and to order. Just $135.95 for 10 books.
Unemployed But Moving On!
Written by Cheryl Butler Long, Unemployed But Moving On! is a WOW! book, a page-turner about unemployment and job hunting you won't be able to put down. A compelling must-read for anyone trying to get a job in a struggling economy, it tells it like it really is from the perspective of a street-smart employment expert who works with the unemployed and those with not-so-hot backgrounds. The book covers everything from writing resumes and letters, completing applications, and networking to conducting interviews, starting the job, and getting fired. A special chapter is included on ex-offenders and people facing discrimination (ex-offenders know discrimination is all too common) in the job market.
The Ex-Offender's Guide to a Responsible Life
Ex-Offender's Guide to a Responsible Life, a new book (January 2012) by Harvey Shrum, Ed.D., is an incredibly detailed and user-friendly resource for helping ex-offenders stay out for good. It identifies key support services and common sense tools for discovering new meaning and purpose in life after re-entry. Expert tips are given on every aspect of life on the outside, including anger management, positive parenting and relationships, health issues, parole, lifelong finance and budgeting, recovery and relapse prevention, education and training, and street survival. A 50% discount for purchasing 100+ copies.
The Ex-Offender's Job Hunting Guide - a Perennial Bestseller!
Written by two of America's leading career experts, Ron and Caryl Krannich, Ph.Ds, The
Ex-Offender's Job Hunting Guide: 10 Steps to a New Life in the Work World is not your typical re-entry guide or job search book. Syndicated careers columnist Joyce Lain Kennedy says this book "...holds the potential of becoming one of the decade's most significant books . . . a force for good in changing lives and conserving public resources." The book is available in
quantity discounts ranging from 10% to 50%.
The Ex-Offender's Business Start-Up Kit
Starting your own business may be the perfect way to turn your life around after leaving the correctional system. This special collection of books, The Ex-Offender's Business Start-Up Kit, has been brought together with the needs of ex-offenders in mind. Jam-packed with a wealth of ideas and practical advice, most of these resources are ideal for ex-offenders who may have limited workplace skills and resources for investing in a business. "Must have" resources for all correctional institutions, libraries, and career centers.
The Ex-Offender Re-Entry Success Kit
The Ex-Offender Re-Entry Success Kit brings together books, instruments, and videos selected to assist ex-offenders in their job search when they re-enter the outside world and must quickly find employment. These will be a great addition to your collection of resources for this unique population that needs to turn their lives around and get off to a good start.
An Employment Series Especially Created for Ex-Offenders
These great books are designed to give ex-offenders a leg up in their efforts to turn their lives around and create a successful future. Be sure to check them out.
Best Resumes and Letters for Ex-Offenders
Winning Letters That Overcome Barriers to Employment
Overcoming Barriers to Employment
Books, DVDs, Kits, Games, and Posters
Download or browse through today's most comprehensive collection of job-related ex-offender resources. It includes such popular books and videos as The Ex-Offender's Job Hunting Guide, No One Will Hire Me!, 9 to 5 Beats Ten to Life, Cage Your Rage, Re-Entry, Stop Recidivism Now!, Life After Prison, Making It On the Outside, Finding a Job When You Past Is Not So Hot, Meditations for Individuals in Recovery, and the
Relapse Video Series.
See also these latest DVDs of interest to ex-offenders as well as those still incarcerated:
Breaking and Entering...into a Better Life
Speak Up...and Rise Up on the Job!
Strictly Female: Developing Your Own Script for Success After Incarceration
Catalogs and Flyers
All items featured in our collection of catalogs and specialty flyers can be previewed and ordered through the Transition Bookstore. You can also download all catalogs and flyers by clicking on the titles you are interested in below. We welcome recommendations for additional resources.
Don't miss our latest catalogs:
Career, Life Skills, and Education Catalog 2014-2015
Re-Entry Solutions, 2014
Ex-Offender Re-Entry Solutions, 2013-2014
The following flyers, all in PDF format, are specifically for ex-offenders and those still incarcerated:
- Anger Management Pocket Guide (and more) (NEW)
- Bestselling Re-Entry Books (NEW)
- Bestselling Re-Entry DVDs (NEW)
- Employment/Re-Entry Success Guides for 2015! (NEW)
- Ex-Offenders and Re-Entry Success
- Ex-Offenders' Unique DVD Series, Kits, and Programs
- Faith-Based Re-Entry Solutions 2015 (NEW)
- Family and Parenting Skills, Education, and Other Resources
- Family, Parenting, and Manhood Skills, 2015 (NEW)
- The Female Offender: Prison Realities & Re-Entry Success
- From Addiction to Recovery, and Managing Anger & Rage
- Job Success Posters
- Life Skills for Ex-Offenders
- Posters, Wall Charts, and Educational Games
- Re-Entry Skills for Success
- Stop Recidivism, Now!
- Surviving the Corrections Experience (NEW)