The ongoing debate on motherhood in prison revolves around whether children should remain with their mothers or not. In some countries, women who give birth while serving time have the right to live with their children until they are three years old. The children born and raised in prison are not recognized as part of the population and therefore lack institutional protection. … [Read more...] about How to promote early childhood development in prison?
Paula Gaviria is a psychologist specialized in early childhood development and education from the Universidad Iberoamericana in Mexico City. She has a master’s degree in Public Policy from the University of Chicago as well as a master's degree in Psychoanalysis from the Mexican Psychoanalytic Society. Previously she worked in the design and implementation of Jugar y Criar, as a psychotherapist in her private practice, and as a professor in the psychology department at the Universidad Iberoamericana.