This up-to-date collection begins with an account and analysis of the role of psychologists in prisons in relation to research. * Looks at the results of evidence based psychological approaches to working with prisoners * First half of the book has its primary focus on psychological evaluation research * Includes chapters on psychological research on suicide, bullying, life sentenced prisoners and staff sickness
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(230mm x 158mm x 18mm)
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Author Biography - Graham J. Towl
Professor Graham J. Towl, Chief Psychologist, National Offender Management Services, is the editor of Psychology in Prisons (BPS Blackwell, 2003), and a co-editor of Suicide in Prisons (BPS Blackwell, 2000), Applying Psychology to Forensic Practice (BPS Blackwell, 2003), and Psychology in Probation Services (BPS Blackwell, 2004).