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Psychiatry in prisons
a comprehensive handbook
edited by Simon Wilson and Ian Cumming.

Published 2010 by Jessica Kingsley in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction: The history of prison psychiatry / Simon Wilson & Ian Cumming
The current structure of the prison service / John Podmore
Delivering mental health services in prison / Janet Parrott
Health screening in prisons / Don Grubin
Mentally ill prisoners and mental health issues in prison / Ian Cumming & Simon Wilson
Suicide, attempted suicide and self-injury in prison / David Crighton
Managing substance misuse in prison / James Tighe
The young offender / Julie Withecomb
Women in prison / Richard Taylor & Jessica Yakeley
Elderly prisoners / Seena Fazel & Preeti Chhabra
People with intellectual disabilities in prison / Kiriakos Xenitidis, Maria Fotiadou, Glynis Murphy
Black and minority ethnic prisoners / David Ndegwa & Dominic Johnson
Sex offenders and vulnerable prisoners / Rebecca Milner
Consent to treatment, the mental health act, and the mental capacity act / Simon Wilson & Raj Dhar
Hunger strike and food refusal / Danny Sullivan & Crystal Romilly
Psychiatric reports / Huw Stone
The lifer system in england and wales / Natalie Pyszora
Psychology in prisons / Graham Towl
Prison therapeutic regimes / Mark Morris
Death in custody / Andrew Forrester
Prisons inspection / Tish Laing-Morton & Colin Allen
International perspectives i : an overview of us correctional mental health / Charles Scott & Barbara McDermott
International perspectives ii : delivery of mental health services in new zealand prisons : context and approaches / Ceri Evans & Phil Brinded
Inside-outside : ethical dilemmas in prison psychiatry / Gwen Adshead
Prison language as an organisational defence against anxiety / Gabrielle Brown & Julian Walker.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.


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Library of Congress
RC451.4.P68 P743 2010

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p. cm.

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