Oregon prison tackles solitary confinement with Blue Room experiment

Oregon prison officials reached out to an unlikely ally in their search to bring peace to prisoners locked in solitary confinement 23 hours, 20 minutes a day.

Source: www.oregonlive.com

Narrative description and highlight of a project exposing super max adult prisoners in the Snake River IMU prison, preliminary results suggest that exposing prisoners to self selected nature picture/video/sound, in the “blue room” may have helped reduce disciplinary infractions.

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