The Issues in Forensic Psychology series has two central aspirations. The first is to promote novel, innovative and relevant ideas within forensic psychology into a wider academic and professional domain. The second aspiration of the series is to identify areas where gaps in resesarch and practice are becoming apparent and for books within the series to identify and respond to areas of emerging need and interest. Issues in Forensic Psychology also aims to approach traditional themes in the field from fresh perspectives as developments in the field take new directions.
Transforming Environments and Rehabilitation A Guide for Practitioners in Forensic Settings and Criminal Justice
Supervision for Forensic Practitioners
Forensic Practice in the Community
Handbook on the Study of Multiple Perpetrator Rape A multidisciplinary response to an international problem.
Research in Practice for Forensic Professionals
Edited By Andy Griffiths, Rebecca Milne
December 18, 2020
The contribution of psychological research to the prevention of miscarriages of justice and the development of effective investigative techniques is now established to a point where law enforcement agencies in numerous countries either employ psychologists as part of their staff, or work in ...
Edited By Geraldine Akerman, Derek Perkins, Ross Bartels
July 20, 2020
Assessing and Managing Problematic Sexual Interests: A Practitioner’s Guide provides a thorough review of atypical sexual interests and offers various ways through which they can be measured and controlled, including compassion-focused and psychoanalytic approaches. This unique guide presents a ...
Edited By Geraldine Akerman, Adrian Needs, Claire Bainbridge
September 20, 2017
How can environments play a role in assisting and sustaining personal change in individuals incarcerated within the criminal justice system? Can a failure to address contextual issues reduce or undermine the effectiveness of clinical intervention? Bringing together a range of leading forensic ...
By Jason Davies
November 07, 2016
Forensic practitioners work in a diverse range of settings, with a wide variety of groups and with a large number of agencies. Their work, whilst rewarding, is challenging, demanding and often undertaken in highly stressful situations. Ensuring that the workforce is trained and supported is ...
Edited By Zoë Ashmore, Richard Shuker
June 22, 2014
Forensic practice in the community is a neglected subject. There are many books looking at forensic work in secure settings, such as prisons or hospitals, but very little has been written about forensic practice in the community. This book describes the current and exciting developments in this ...
Edited By Miranda A.H Horvath, Jessica Woodhams
April 14, 2014
Whilst there is considerable literature on rape from various perspectives, there is very little that focuses on rape committed by multiple perpetrators (also referred to as group or gang rape). For the first time, this handbook brings together international multi-disciplinary perspectives on ...
Edited By Gerard Drennan, Deborah Alred
June 07, 2012
Secure Recovery is the first text to tackle the challenge of recovery-oriented mental health care in forensic services and prison-based therapeutic communities in the UK. Recovery as an emergent paradigm in the field of mental health presents a challenge to all services to embrace a new clinical ...
Edited By Caroline Logan, Lorraine Johnstone
August 09, 2012
Violence directed towards others and violence directed towards oneself cause an immense amount of physical and psychological damage – to the harmed and the harmful person alike, to their families, and to the public at large. Managing clinical risk is an authoritative manual for practitioners ...
Edited By Kerry Sheldon, Jason Davies, Kevin Howells
October 06, 2011
This book explores applied research methods used in forensic settings – prisons, the probation service, courts and forensic mental health establishments – and provides a comprehensive 'how-to' guide for forensic practitioners and researchers.It provides practitioners and researchers with grounding ...