DECARCERATION By N., Sam M.S. - 4 Where offenders are removed from a correctional facility to a community facility. See de-institutionalisation. DECARCERATION: "Joe underwent decarcerisation and was taken to a half way house." Related Psychology Terms SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) HALFWAY HOUSE A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide COMMUNITY PSYCHIATRY LEGAL PSYCHOLOGY (Forensic Psychology) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY REHABILITATION (Psychiatric) Discrimination and Mental Illness in the LGBT Population RAPE COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTERS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DECARCERATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/decarceration/ (accessed February 4, 2023).