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Examination of the screening properties of the personality diagnostic questionnaire 4+ (PDQ-4+) in a prison population.
There is a high prevalence of personality disorder in most prison populations. Many pass through the system undiagnosed. A screening instrument would improve identification. This study examined theExpand
Young male prisoners in a Young Offenders' Institution: their contact with suicidal behaviour by others.
Prison suicide rates are increasing. The impact of witnessing a suicide or how many people do so is unknown. The aim of this study was to find how many young people detained in a Young Offenders'Expand
The efficacy of a nursing challenge to patients: testing a new intervention to decrease self-harm behaviour in severe personality disorder.
This paper describes the study of a new intervention, which was intended to increase therapeutic engagement with patients and to decrease self-harm behaviour. As a result of nursing observations in aExpand
Route of discharge for special (high-security) hospital patients with personality disorder. Relationship with re-conviction.
BACKGROUND A considerable proportion of patients with personality disorder are discharged directly to the community from special (high-security) hospitals. AIMS To examine whether patients withExpand
A survey of groups within a psychiatric hospital
Summary The findings of a survey of the involvement of staff in group activities within a large psychiatric hospital are presented. Over two hundred regular group meetings were being held, excludingExpand
Does protected time improve psychotherapy training in psychiatry
AIMS AND METHOD We surveyed all our senior house officers (SHOs) in 1998 to ascertain the nature and quality of their psychotherapy training. Following the introduction of a structuredExpand
Observations of staff-support groups with time-limited external facilitation in a psychiatric institution
Summary It has become customary in many mental health teams to hold regular ‘staff-support groups’. Often the rationale for such groups is unclear, and they are ambivalently regarded. They can beExpand
Comprar Psychiatry Prn: Principles, Reality, Next Steps | Sarah Stringer | 9780199561988 | OXFORD USA
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