Ben Forman, MassINC, Rappaport Institute Advisory Board Member and Former Rappaport Policy Fellow
Massachusetts Department of Correction
Rhiana Kohl, Executive Director, Department of Strategic Planning and Research
Description of Fellowship
Dr. Henry recommendations for preventive and rehabilitative policies. Dr. Henry planned and implemented a study on the associations between trauma, mental health/substance use disorders and incarceration. The study shed new light on the recursive relationships between these factors and made recomendations for how policies might be implemented to disrupt pathways to incarceration. The study was published in the Journal of Community Psychology.