N'STEP Gangology

Changing Gang Behavior From The Inside Out®

N'STEP & Washington D.O.C.

N'STEP included in Violence Reduction Plan of Washington State Department of Corrections

Security Threat Groups in Washington State Prisons: 
An Exploratory Search for Best Practices
Washington State Department of Corrections December 2008 

A Study Commisssioned by the Washington State Department of Corrections Douglas A. Orr, Ph. D. and Tasha Kunzi

 
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               ... N' Step program to work within the gang structure to transform the values into constructive changes. 

                   i. Developed by a gang member who is published. 
                   ii. Emphasizes transforming values and is not designed to leave gang affiliation.