UofL's Kent School of Social Work Partners with the KY Dept. of Corrections on a Study of Older Prison Inmates

Stephanie Prost, Assistant Professor, kent School


U of L Today show host, Mark Hebert, featured a story on “Great Day Live” about a study conducted by the Kent School of Social Work in partnership with the Kentucky Department of Corrections. The study is comprised of older prison inmates and an assessment of their medical and mental health experiences while incarcerated.  Kent School faculty, Stephanie Prost is featured in the news segment. Dr. Prost explains the intention of the study is to “understand the lived experience while also identifying opportunities for growth and support among the population.”  The news segment can be viewed on the University of Louisville YouTube channelhttps://youtu.be/JCwPlGlcbro  The story can also be read on the U of L news website.