Nigel Eastman, Gwen Adshead, Simone Fox, Richard Latham and Seán Whyte

in Forensic Psychiatry

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2012 | ISBN: 9780199562824
Published online July 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191740800 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks


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Aims of treatment - Treatment settings in forensic psychiatry - Coercion and treatment - Therapeutic use of security - Seclusion and restraint - Physical treatments - Pharmacology - Physical health in secure settings - Psychotherapies in forensic psychiatry - Cognitive behavioural therapy - Dialectical behaviour therapy, mentalization-based treatment, and other psychotherapies - Arts psychotherapies - Individual psychodynamic (reflective) psychotherapy - Group therapy - Therapeutic communities - Systemic and family therapy - Offender treatment programmes - Nursing and the milieu - Social work - Occupational therapy - Vocational rehabilitation - Evaluation of treatment - Treatment of victims

Chapter.  17281 words. 

Subjects: Forensic Psychiatry

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