4 black & white illustrations, 2 black & white tables, 4 black & white line drawings
Adrian Needs, Claire Bainbridge, Geraldine Akerman
Table Of Contents
Foreword (Rex Haigh) Introduction (Geraldine Akerman, Adrian Needs and Claire Bainbridge) 1. Steps to an Ecology of Human Functioning for Forensic Psychology (Alethea Adair-Stantiall and Adrian Needs) 2. The Social Context of Transition and Rehabilitation (Adrian Needs and Alethea Adair-Stantiall) 3. Only Connect: Implications of Social Processes and Contexts for Understanding Trauma (Adrian Needs) 4. Trauma Informed Care and Good Lives in Confinement: Acknowledging and Offsetting Adverse Impacts of Chronic Trauma and Loss of Liberty (Lawrence Jones) 5. A Campaign for Climate Change: The Role of Therapeutic Relationships Within a Climate of Control (Sarah Lewis) 6. The Importance of Personal Safety to Therapeutic Outcome in the Prison Setting (Andrew Day and James Vess) 7. Rehabilitating Offenders: The Enabling Environment of Forensic Therapeutic Communities (Michael Brookes) 8. Creating a Therapeutic Community from Scratch: Where Do We Start? (Geraldine Akerman and Patrick Mandikate) 9. Psychologically Informed Planned Environments - A New Optimism for Criminal Justice Provision? (Nick Benefield, Kirk Turner, Lucinda Bolger and Claire Bainbridge) 10. Democratisation, Disability and Defence Mechanisms: Reality Confrontation in Rampton (Jon Taylor) 11. Relationships, Social Context and Personal Change: The Role of Therapeutic Communities (Richard Shuker) 12. Wearing Two Hats: Working Therapeutically as a Discipline Prison Officer (Emma Guthrie, Laura Smillie, Annette McKeown and Claire Bainbridge) 13. The Enabling Environments Award as a Transformative Process (Sarah Paget and Roland Woodward) 14. Creating an Enabling Environment in High Security Prison Conditions: An Impossible Task or the Start of a Revolution? (Alice Bennett and Jenny Tew) 15. Establishing Enabling Environment Principles with Young Adult Males in a Custodial Setting (Rachel O'Rourke, Annie Taylor and Kevin Leggett) 16. The Heart and Soul of the Transforming Environment: How a Values-Driven Ethos Sustains a Therapeutic Community for Sexual Offenders (Andrew Frost and Jason Ware) 17. The Role of Environmental Factors in Effective Gender-Responsive Programming for Women in the United States: Current Status and Future Directions (Dana Hubbard and Betsy Matthews) 18. Contextual Influences in Prison Based Psychological Risk Assessment: Problems and Solutions (Jo Shingler and Adrian Needs) 19. The Importance of Organisational Factors in Transferring the Principles of Effective Intervention to Offender Rehabilitation in the Real-World (Dominic Pearson) 20. Nidotherapy: A Systematic Environmental Therapy (Peter Tyrer)
Geraldine Akerman is a chartered and HCPC registered forensic psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society and Europsych. She currently works as a Therapy Manager at HMP Grendon and is a Visiting Lecturer at the University of Birmingham and Cardiff Metropolitan University. Adrian Needs is a forensic psychologist by background, qualified as a practitioner with experience including 14 years in HM Prison Service. He runs the MSc Forensic Psychology course at the University of Portsmouth and through the BPS played a prominent role in steering the formulation of national standards for postgraduate training in this field. Current research interests include transition and offending in former members of the armed forces. Claire Bainbridge is a chartered and HCPC registered Forensic Psychologist and Associate Fellow of the British Psychological Society. She has over twenty years' experience of working with offenders in a variety of settings, including prison, health, police and probation services and is currently a Consultant Forensic Psychologist within the Offender Health and Forensic Community Service at Tees, Esk & Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust.