I was finally told the outcome of my CATC exam. Drumroll please... I passed! My actual score was 84 out of 100. All of the studying paid off. Now I am a Certified Addiction Treatment Counselor (CATC). I will be going to work for a prison Substance Abuse Treatment Program full time.
Paul Pommells has been an inmate of the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation for more than twenty years, and has learned much about himself, his fellow inmates, and where one can find the hope and power to change.
Paul and other inmates & friends bare their souls in words here.