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Title Forensic mental health / Mary McMurran, Najat Khalifa and Simon Gibbon.
Imprint Cullompton, UK ; Portland, Or. : Willan Publishing, 2009.


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Description 1 online resource (xx, 224 pages)
Series Criminal justice series
Criminal justice series (Cullompton, England)
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 190-210) and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Forensic psychiatry -- Great Britain.
Forensic psychology -- Great Britain.
Mentally ill offenders -- Services for -- Great Britain.
Forensic Psychiatry -- methods.
Mental Disorders -- therapy.
Mentally Ill Persons -- legislation & jurisprudence.
Forensic Psychiatry -- legislation & jurisprudence.
Criminal Psychology.
Great Britain.
Contents Forensic Mental Health; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; List of abbreviations; About the authors; Chapter 1 Introduction: the criminal justice system and mental health legislation; Chapter 2 Mental disorder and offending; Chapter 3 Entering the forensic mental health system; Chapter 4 Forensic mental health services; Chapter 5 The multidisciplinary team; Chapter 6 Risk assessment; Chapter 7 Treatments in prison and probation services; Chapter 8 Treatments in mental health settings; Chapter 9 Leaving the system, patients' rights and advocacy; Afterword; References; Index.
Summary This title provides an introduction to the increasingly important field of forensic mental health.
Other Author Khalifa, Najat.
Gibbon, Simon.
Other Title Print version: McMurran, Mary. Forensic mental health. Cullompton, UK ; Portland, Or. : Willan Publishing, 2009 9781843923909