Lorenn Walker

Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa

Social scientist working with public health interventions to improve legal system

P.O. Box 489

Waialua, HI 96791

United States

http://www.lorennwalker.com

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Ideas:
“  What are the similarities and differences between the traditional Hawaiian peacemaking practice ho‘oponopono and modern restorative justice?  ”

Scholarly Papers (47)

1.

Restorative Justice Reentry Planning for the Imprisoned: An Evidence-Based Approach to Recidivism Reduction

Walker, L. & Davidson, J., 2018. Restorative justice reentry planning for the imprisoned: An evidence-based approach to recidivism reduction. In Gavrielides, T., (Ed.) The Routledge International Handbook of Restorative Justice, New York, NY: Routledge.
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 03 Dec 2018
Lorenn Walker and Janet Davidson
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and Chaminade University of Honolulu
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restorative justice, reentry planning, recidivism, desistance, public health

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What Is Restorative About Teen Court?

Internet Journal of Restorative Justice, Special Issue Restorative Justice and Complex Crimes
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 03 Dec 2018
Lorenn Walker, Keyria Rodgers and Mark Umbreit
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Macon County Teen Justice Program and University of Minnesota - St. Paul, School of Social Work, Center for Restorative Justice and Peacemaking
Downloads 350 (163,726)
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restorative justice, teen court, youth court, student court, peer court, juveniles, Albert Eglash, Nils Christie, Howard Zehr

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Restorative Justice and Violence Against Women: An Effort to Decrease the Victim-Offender Overlap and Increase Healing

In D. Halder & K. Jaishankar (Eds.)Therapeutic Jurisprudence and Overcoming Violence against Women. Hershey, PA, USA: IGI Global, 2017, 63-84.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Dec 2018
Lorenn Walker and Cheri Tarutani
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and Independent
Downloads 306 (188,832)
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victim-offender overlap, reentry circle, public health approaches to violence, restorative justice, prison nation, family group conferencing, gender justice, informal social control, Florynce Kennedy, Beth Richie, Dorothy Roberts, Howard Zehr

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Restorative and Therapeutic Reentry Rituals

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Dec 2015 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2018
Lorenn Walker and Leslie Kobayashi
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and Government of the United States of America - District of Hawai'i
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rituals, restorative justice, therapeutic jurisprudence, parole, desistance, interaction ritual theory, circles, group process

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Benefits of Restorative Reentry Circles for Children of Incarcerated Parents in Hawai'i

Walker, Tarutani & McKibben, International Perspectives and Empirical Findings on Child Participation: From Social Exclusion to Child-Inclusive Policies, (Eds. Gal & Duramy), Oxford University Press, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2017
Lorenn Walker, Cheri Tarutani and Diana McKibben
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Independent and Independent
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reentry circles, restorative justice, public health, solution-focused brief therapy, healing, trauma, forgiveness, optimism, therapeutic jurisprudence, integrative law

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How Reentry Planning Circles Help Loved Ones Heal and Benefit Incarcerated People

Walker & De Reu, (2021), How Reentry Planning Circles Help Loves Ones Heal and Benefit Incarcerated People, In Auer Verlag, C., (Ed.) The “The Power of We” Community-based Interventions in Counseling and Therapy, Heidelberg, Germany.
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 15 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2021
Lorenn Walker and Anouck De Reu
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 183 (310,395)
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reentry planning circles, restorative justice, solution-focused, group process, making amends, victim healing, rehabilitation

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Re-entry Circles for the Innocent: The Psychological Benefits of Restorative Justice and Taking Responsibility in Response to Injustice

Walker, Re-entry Circles for the Innocent: The Psychological Benefits of Restorative Justice and Taking Responsibility in Response to Injustice, pp. 139-157, The Psychology of Restorative Justice: Managing the Power Within, Ed. Theo Gavrielides, Ashgate: Surrey, England 2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 30 Jun 2016 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2017
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Downloads 164 (341,868)
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restorative justice, solution focused, solution-focused brief therapy, accountabiity, responsibility, reentry, reentry planning, circles, therapeutic jurisprudence, integrative law

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Huikahi Restorative Circles: A Public Health Approach for Reentry Planning

Federal Probation, Vol. 74, No. 1, June 2010
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 05 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Downloads 147 (374,463)
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Restorative Justice Without Offender Participation: A Pilot Program for Victims

Restorative Practices E-Forum, February 2004
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Brazil's Restorative Prisons

Brazil's Restorative Prisons, (In press 2012) Walker, Johnson & van Wormer, In van Wormer & Walker's, Restorative Justice Today: Practical Applications, Sage, p. 151-161.
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 29 Mar 2021
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Curtin University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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APAC, Association for the Protection of the Condemned, restorative justice, Mario Ottoboni, faith-based, recouperando

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Conferencing: Western Application of Indigenous Peoples’ Conflict Resolution Practices

Fifth National Conference on Family and Community Violence Prevention, Los Angels, California, April 9, 2001
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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indigenous conferencing, lorenn Walker, conferencing, conflict resolution, restorative justice, indigenous people, family group conferencing, community conferencing, restorative conferencing, real Justice conferencing, violence prevention

12.

Comparison of Native Hawaiian Traditional Ho‘oponopono and Modern Restorative Justice Practices

(2021). Comparative Restorative Justice. Ed. T. Gavrielides: New York: Springer, 305-323
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Apr 2022
C. Malina Kaulukukui and Lorenn Walker
Independent and Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Restorative Circles -- A Reentry Planning Process for Hawaii Inmates

Federal Probation, Volume 70, Number 1, pp. 33-37, June 2006
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker, Ted Sakai and Kat Brady
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Young and Homeless in Waikiki: What Do They Need?

Here, p. 64, 2006
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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A Cohort Study of 'Ohana Conferencing in Child Abuse and Neglect Cases

Protecting Children. 19(4): 36-46, 2005
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Conferencing: A Restorative Approach to Conflict Resolution

Walker, L. (2000). Conferencing: A Restorative Approach to Conflict Resolution. Journal of Housing & Community Development, Nov/Dec.
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Hawaii Federal Court Restorative Reentry Circle Pilot Project

Federal Probation, Volume 84 Number 1, June 2020
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 17 Jul 2020
Lorenn Walker and Leslie Kobayashi
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and Government of the United States of America - District of Hawai'i
Downloads 87 (546,800)
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reentry, reentry planning, restorative justice, solution-focused

Hawai‘i's Multicultural Contexts and Victim Participants' Information Shuttled for Restorative Reentry Planning Circles

Global Perspectives on Victimization Analysis and Prevention (2019)
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 14 Apr 2020
Lorenn Walker and Leela Bilmes Goldstein
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Restorative Justice, Solution-Focused, Reentry Circle, Incarceration, Victimization, Healing, High-Context Culture, Low-Context Culture, Communication Styles, Howard Zehr

Hawai‘i's Multicultural Contexts and Victim Participants' Information Shuttled for Restorative Reentry Planning Circles

Global Perspectives on Victimization Analysis and Prevention, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 05 May 2020
Lorenn Walker and Leela Bilmes Goldstein
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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reentry, restorative justice, reconciliation, solution focused, high context culture, low context cultures, shuttled information, group process, rehabilitation, communication

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Restorative Practices for Juveniles in Hawai'i, United States

Walker, L. (2017). Restorative Practices for Juveniles in Hawai’i, United States. In K. Jaishankar (Ed.), Interpersonal Criminology: Revisiting Interpersonal Crimes and Victimization, (pp. 87-96). Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 24 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 15 Apr 2017
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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juvenile justice, restorative justice, the rule of law, restorative practices, solution-focused brief therapy, restorative reentry planning circles, ‘ohana conferencing, therapeutic jurisprudence, integrative law

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Pono Kaulike: A Pilot Restorative Justice Program

Hawaii Bar Journal, p. 4, May 2004
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker and Leslie Hayashi
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Restorative Dialogue, Restorative Conference, reconciliation, criminal justice, conflict resolution, Hawaii Judiciary

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Restorative Justice is a Mandated Component of Hawai'i's Reentry System

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 05 Sep 2012
Kat Brady and Lorenn Walker
affiliation not provided to SSRN and Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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restorative justice, Lorenn Walker, Linda Lingle, criminal justice, reentry, community reintegration, Hawaii, Hawai'i, Senate Bill 932, HI SB 932

22.

A Gift of Listening for Hawaii’s Inmates

Corrections Today, December 2006
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker and Ted Sakai
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Pono Kaulike: Reducing Violence with Restorative Justice and Solution - Focused Approaches

Federal Probation Journal, June 2009, Vol. 73, No. 1, 23-27
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker and Leslie Hayashi
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Italy's Inspiring Growth Mindset: How the Juvenile Detention Centre 'Ferranti Aporti' Teaches Compassion and Kindness

Number of pages: 4 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Huikahi Restorative Circles: Group Process for Self-Directed Reentry Planning and Family Healing

European Journal of Probation, Vol. 2, No. 2, 2010, pp 76-95
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Violence Prevention through Cooperative Learning

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Feb 2013
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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self-efficacy, cooperative education, youth violence prevention, literacy development, cross age tutoring

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Modified Restorative Circles: A Reintegration Group Planning Process that Promotes Desistance

Contemporary Justice Review, Vol. 12, No. 4, December 2009, 419-431
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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incarceration, group process, restorative justice, desistance, solution focused brief therapy, reintegration, enactive learning

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Conferencing: A New Approach for Juvenile Justice in Honolulu

Federal Probation Journal, Volume 66, No. 1, June 2002
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Conferencing: A Group Process that Promotes Resiliency

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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E Makua Ana Youth Circles: A Transition Planning Process for Youth Exiting Foster Care

VOMA Connections, Vol. 21, No. 5, 12-13, Fall 2005
Number of pages: 3 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Kapilipono: A U.S. District of Hawai‘i Specialty Court Pilot Project

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Apr 2022
Lorenn Walker, Leslie Kobayashi and Jeannie Lum
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Government of the United States of America - District of Hawai'i and Webster University
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An Exercise for Learning and Practicing Mindful Listening

Walker, L. (2021), An Exercise for Learning & Practicing Mindful Listening, Mindful Hawai‘i, 2:4, 1-4.
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Jun 2021 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2021
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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mindful listening, mindfulness, listening

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You’re Gonna Make It: Reentry Planning at a Hawai'i Women's Prison

Working with Female Offenders: A Gender-Sensitive Approach, p. 178, K. Van Wormer, ed., Wiley, 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Waikiki Youth Circles: Homeless Youth Learn Goal Setting Skills

Journal of Family Psychotherapy, Vol. 19(1) 2008
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Solution-focused brief therapy, restorative justice, homeless youth, disconnected youth, group process, juvenile justice, corrections, resiliency, strength-based

35.

Passing on the Legacy of Insoo Kim Berg

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Implementation of Solution-Focused Skills in a Hawai'i Prison

INTERVIEWING FOR SOLUTIONS, P. De Jong & I. Kim Berg, eds., Thompson/Brooks Cole, Belmont, CA, 2008
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
Downloads 45 (761,587)
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The 'Drug Baby' Myth and Its Consequences on Children

Journal of Child and Youth Care, Volume 13, Number 4, 1999
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Restorative Circles: Helping Imprisoned People & Loved Ones Meet Their Needs

Number of pages: 1 Posted: 05 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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restorative justice, lorenn walker, restorative circle, indigenous circle, ho'oponopono, Native Hawaiians

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Pono Kaulike: A Hawai'i Criminal Court Provides Restorative Justice Practices for Healing Relationships

Federal Probation Journal, December 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 04 May 2015
Lorenn Walker and Leslie Hayashi
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Reading Stories to Change the World

Principal Leadership, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 42-47, October 2005
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Beyond Policy: Conferencing on Student Misbehavior

Restorative Justice Today: Practical Applications, Van Wormer & Walker, 2013, Sage Publications.
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 11 Feb 2020
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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restorative justice, conferencing, circles, public health, juvenile justice

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Applied Positive Criminology: Reentry and Transition Planning Circles for Incarcerated People and Their Loved Ones

Walker, 2015, Applied positive criminology: Reentry and transition planning circles for incarcerated people and their loved ones, In Positive Criminology: The Good Can Overcome the Bad, Ronel & Segev, (Eds.), London: Routledge Books, 128-139.
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Dec 2022
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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reentry circles, positive criminology, restorative justice, public health, solution-focused brief therapy, healing, trauma, forgiveness, optimism

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Childhood Adversities Don’t Have to be Traumatizing

Women and the Criminal Justice System: Gender, Race and Class, fifth edition, (Eds. K. van Wormer & C. Bartollas), Taylor & Francis, 2021 p. 86-87.
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 27 Apr 2022
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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trauma, ACE, resilience

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Incarceration System Needs Overhaul

Star Advertiser, August 2012
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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A Conferencing Approach to Student Discipline Not Only Addresses the Infraction but Also Decreases Repeat Offenses

Principal Leadership, Vol. 1 (7) March 2001
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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conferencing, youth, discipline, repeat offense

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Apology is Justice for Many

The Honolulu Advertiser, May 2001
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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The Power of Restorative Apologies (Real and Imagined) for Victims and Offenders

TEMIDA 2017, vol. 20, br. 3, str. 435-458; DOI: https://doi.org/10.2298/TEM1703435W
Posted: 27 Feb 2024
Lorenn Walker, Cheri Tarutani and Ben Furman MD
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, Independent and Helsinki Brief Therapy Institute

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apology, shame, victim­offender overlap, restorative apology, solution­ focused brief therapy, forgiveness

Other Papers (3)

Total Downloads: 99
1.

Rehabilitation Saves Lives, Money

Honolulu Advertiser, January 2010
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 19 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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Prison for Graffiti Will Make Matters Worse

The Honolulu Advertiser, August 2005
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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State Must Support Programs to Cut Recidivism

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 12 Sep 2012
Lorenn Walker
Hawai'i Friends of Restorative Justice & University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa
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