In the News

Sawyer, L. (June, 2019). Shakopee women’s prison to discontinue ‘no-touch’ policy. Star Tribune. Minneapolis, MN.

Roth, A. (June, 2019). Mental illness affects most women behind bars. Minnesota Public Radio. St. Paul, MN.

Rosenblum, G. (September, 2017). Minnesota inmates crochet way to redemption in Project Teddy Bear. Star Tribune. Minneapolis, MN.

Collins, F. (August, 2017). NIH family members giving back: Rebecca Shlafer. NIH Director’s Blog. 

Zand, S. & Kremer, W. (June, 2017). Podcast – How to be a better mum in jail. World Hacks, BBC World Service. London, UK.

Shlafer, R. (June, 2017). Opinion: Most prisoners are parents too. It’s unconscionable to keep their children from visiting them. Los Angeles Times. Los Angeles, CA.

Weber, T. (April, 2017). What happens to kids whose parents are incarcerated? MPR News. St. Paul, MN.