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The influence of admission characteristics on outcome: Evidence from a medium secure forensic cohort
Objective: Outcomes for any mental health service will vary with the characteristics of those admitted as well as with the clinical provision of the service itself. This study aims to explore, for a medium secure forensic ...
Forensic psychiatric expert witnessing within the criminal justice system in Germany
In recent years, the number of occupied beds in German forensic–psychiatric hospitals has continued to rise. Diversion refers to the removal of offenders from the criminal justice system at any stage of the procedure and ...
Substance misuse paralleling behaviour in detained offenders
This chapter introduces the concept of parallel substance misuse behaviour and seeks to use theoretical constructs from the addiction literature to develop clinicians, understanding of how they can improve their knowledge ...