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The psychologist is an expert in prisoner psychology and behavior. He is an essential administrator as he reveals the needs of all your prisoners (and staff members, given that staff needs have been enabled).

This is a necessity as this information can potentially help to prevent violent outbreaks, riots or in the case of staff members: a strike. These consequences are all a possibility if needs are not being met.

Like all administrative staff, the psychologist needs an office. You can also hire more than one psychologist, so long as each one has their own office.

Reform Program(s)[]

A psychologist is able to teach three different Reform Programs:

As aforementioned, you can hire multiple psychologists in order to schedule simultaneous sessions of these programs.