Gwen Adshead

Summary

Affiliation: West London Mental Health NHS Trust
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine and medicine-based evidence: the expert witness in cases of factitious disorder by proxy
    Gwen Adshead
    Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks RG45 7EG, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:99-105. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Three degrees of security: attachment and forensic institutions
    Gwen Adshead
    Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks and Traumatic Stress Clinic, London, UK
    Crim Behav Ment Health 12:S31-45. 2002
  3. pmc Ethical dilemmas in forensic psychiatry: two illustrative cases
    Piyal Sen
    Priory Secure Services, Department of Forensic Psychiatry, Chadwick Lodge, Milton Keynes, UK
    J Med Ethics 33:337-41. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Becoming a caregiver: attachment theory and poorly performing doctors
    Gwen Adshead
    West London Mental Health Trust, Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berkshire, UK
    Med Educ 44:125-31. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Thereby hangs a tale--the creation of tragic narratives in forensic psychiatry
    Gwen Adshead
    Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7EG, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 39:364-9. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Locks, keys, and security of mind: psychodynamic approaches to forensic psychiatry
    Jessica Yakeley
    Portman Clinic, London, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 41:38-45. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Justice and welfare: two ethical paradigms in forensic psychiatry
    Gwen Adshead
    Broadmoor Hospital St George s Hospital Medical School, Crowthorne, UK
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:1011-7. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Attachment representations in mothers with abnormal illness behaviour by proxy
    Gwen Adshead
    Dadd Centre, Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks RG45 7EG, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 187:328-33. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Commentary: till we have faces--on humiliation
    Gwen Adshead
    London Directorate Psychotherapy Service, Administration Building, Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks, RG45 7EG UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 38:205-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Medical evidence-based law?
    Gwen Adshead
    Dadd Centre, Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 31:333-5. 2003

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine and medicine-based evidence: the expert witness in cases of factitious disorder by proxy
    Gwen Adshead
    Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks RG45 7EG, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:99-105. 2005
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  2. ncbi request reprint Three degrees of security: attachment and forensic institutions
    Gwen Adshead
    Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks and Traumatic Stress Clinic, London, UK
    Crim Behav Ment Health 12:S31-45. 2002
    ..The author discusses the relationship between security and violence, and how the forensic institution needs to become a ' secure base'...
  3. pmc Ethical dilemmas in forensic psychiatry: two illustrative cases
    Piyal Sen
    Priory Secure Services, Department of Forensic Psychiatry, Chadwick Lodge, Milton Keynes, UK
    J Med Ethics 33:337-41. 2007
    ..This code should specify that in cases of conflict between different principles, justice should gain precedence over the other principles...
  4. doi request reprint Becoming a caregiver: attachment theory and poorly performing doctors
    Gwen Adshead
    West London Mental Health Trust, Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berkshire, UK
    Med Educ 44:125-31. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Thereby hangs a tale--the creation of tragic narratives in forensic psychiatry
    Gwen Adshead
    Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7EG, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 39:364-9. 2011
    ..I close by suggesting that we continue to need rich and subtle exploration of these topics, as exemplified by the work of Griffith and Baranoski...
  6. ncbi request reprint Locks, keys, and security of mind: psychodynamic approaches to forensic psychiatry
    Jessica Yakeley
    Portman Clinic, London, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 41:38-45. 2013
    ..We argue that a psychodynamic approach can improve the quality of assessments of both psychopathology and risk and inform effective therapeutic interventions in hard-to-treat patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Justice and welfare: two ethical paradigms in forensic psychiatry
    Gwen Adshead
    Broadmoor Hospital St George s Hospital Medical School, Crowthorne, UK
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:1011-7. 2005
    ..We discuss these competing principles and offer some thoughts about what this means for the ethics and values of forensic psychiatry...
  8. ncbi request reprint Attachment representations in mothers with abnormal illness behaviour by proxy
    Gwen Adshead
    Dadd Centre, Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks RG45 7EG, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 187:328-33. 2005
    ..Abnormal illness behaviour by proxy (also known as factitious illness by proxy or Munchhausen syndrome by proxy) is a type of child maltreatment, the origins of which are poorly understood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Commentary: till we have faces--on humiliation
    Gwen Adshead
    London Directorate Psychotherapy Service, Administration Building, Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks, RG45 7EG UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 38:205-8. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Commentary: Medical evidence-based law?
    Gwen Adshead
    Dadd Centre, Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berks, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 31:333-5. 2003
  11. ncbi request reprint Commentary: on walking and talking
    Gwen Adshead
    Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berkshire RG45 7EG, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:572-6. 2008
    ..Kapoor's fine writing, will inspire other forensic practitioners to practice psychodynamic forensic psychiatry and to utilize psychodynamic ideas in both their formulations and their conversations with patients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Whose DNA is it anyway? European court, junk DNA, and the problem with prediction
    Sameer P Sarkar
    PO Box 3544, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 9FA, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 38:247-50. 2010
    ..New proposals in response, however, raise more questions than they sought to answer, ranging from unfettered data mining to the pitfalls in risk prediction...
  13. ncbi request reprint What price security?--A review of Steven Spielberg's Minority report
    Sameer P Sarkar
    Broadmoor Hospital, Crowthorne, Berkshire, UK
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 30:568-70. 2002
  14. pmc Violence and gun crime
    Gwen Adshead
    BMJ 335:837. 2007
  15. ncbi request reprint We welcome a chance to expand on Professor Gunn's exposition of the Royal College of Psychiatrists' statement on the death penalty
    Sameer P Sarkar
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:465-6. 2004
  16. ncbi request reprint Black robes and white coats: who will win the new mental health tribunals?
    Sameer P Sarkar
    Br J Psychiatry 186:96-8. 2005
  17. ncbi request reprint Protecting altruism: a call for a code of ethics in British psychiatry
    Sameer P Sarkar
    Br J Psychiatry 183:95-7. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Prison medicine: ethics and equivalence
    Luke Birmingham
    Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychiatry, University of Southampton, Ravenswood House, Knowle, Fareham, Hampshire PO17 5NA, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 188:4-6. 2006
    ..Perhaps the best a doctor working in prison can do is realise that there are ethical dilemmas everywhere, try to recognise them and feel the tension...