Reid M. Helford



Intensive Management Unit

Washington State Penitentiary

M.A., Ph.D.  Loyola University Chicago

B.S.  University of Kentucky

I’m the cell front educator in the Intensive Management Unit, solitary confinement, at Washington State Penitentiary.  I also teach social science courses for the college program in minimum custody. You can learn more about me by clicking here.

“Education is a social process; education is growth; education is not preparation for life, but is life itself.”
– attrib. John Dewey