You can’t redeem someone who is unwilling to acknowledge guilt, repent (turn away from the wrong…
Sandra Lee Smith

Nothing you have said do I disagree with. Nothing you have said makes today’s prison system exemplary when it comes to stimulating the awareness you rightly say is needed. You lead a “horse” to prison and the chances of repentance and so forth diminish. Clarity as to how to extricate oneself from captivity is a good starting point. Such system as I have assumes that confession and repentance precede any action of expression.