The Correctional Management Institute of Texas is expanding its research capacity with the additions of its first research associate and a cadre of faculty and graduate students that specialize in the field.
Dr. Jeff Bouffard The Research Division of CMIT, a continuing education program for professionals in corrections in Texas and across the country, will be led by Dr. Jeffrey Bouffard of Sam Houston State University. Dr. Bouffard specializes in community corrections, offender rehabilitation and specialty courts. He is currently working with Montgomery County on an evaluation of their new mental health court and managed assigned counsel for offenders with mental health issues.
“We are expanding our capacity for research, and we want to let agencies know that we are available to assist them with their projects and programs,” said Dr. Bouffard. . . . Read more . . .