Genomes and Genes
Summary: Psychiatry in its legal aspects. This includes criminology, penology, commitment of mentally ill, the psychiatrist's role in compensation cases, the problems of releasing information to the court, and of expert testimony.
Publications256 found, 100 shown here
- Forensic mental illness and other policy misadventures. Commentary on "extending assertive community treatment to criminal justice settings: origins, current evidence, and future directions"William H Fisher
Public Sector Research, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA, USA
Community Ment Health J 43:545-8. 2007
- Lifetime criminality among boys with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder: a prospective follow-up study into adulthood using official arrest recordsSalvatore Mannuzza
New York University Child Study Center, Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY 10016, USA
Psychiatry Res 160:237-46. 2008....
- A multi-site randomized controlled trial of a cognitive skills programme for male mentally disordered offenders: social-cognitive outcomesA E Cullen
Department of Forensic and Neurodevelopmental Sciences, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
Psychol Med 42:557-69. 2012..In the first RCT of a cognitive skills programme with MDOs we aimed to determine if participation in the Reasoning and Rehabilitation (R&R) programme was associated with improvements in social-cognitive skills and thinking styles...
- Courts' misplaced confidence in psychiatric diagnosesGraham W Mellsop
Waikato Clinical School of the University of Auckland, New Zealand
Int J Law Psychiatry 34:331-5. 2011..It follows that the Courts' faith in the present categorical classifications (e.g., DSMIV and ICD10) is misplaced and may be ultimately unhelpful to the administration of justice...
- Should a personality disorder qualify as a mental disease in insanity adjudication?Richard J Bonnie
University of Virginia, USA
J Law Med Ethics 38:760-3. 2010..The best way of accomplishing this is to limit the definition of mental disease to severe disorders characterized by gross disturbances of the person's capacity to understand reality...
- Patients discharged from medium secure forensic psychiatry services: reconvictions and risk factorsJeremy Coid
Forensic Psychiatry Research Unit, St Bartholomew s Hospital, William Harvey House, 61 Bartholomew Close, London EC1A 77BE, UK
Br J Psychiatry 190:223-9. 2007Treatment within medium secure forensic psychiatry services is expected to reduce risk to the public.
- Predicting admission rates to secure forensic psychiatry servicesJ Coid
Academic Section of Forensic Psychiatry, St Bartholomew's and the Royal London School of Medicine and Dentistry
Psychol Med 31:531-9. 2001BACKGROUND: The planning and development of secure forensic psychiatry services for mentally disordered offenders in England and Wales has proceeded independently within different regional areas...
- Psychopathy--an approach to neuroscientific research in forensic psychiatryJürgen L Müller
Dep of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, University of Gottingen, Rosdorfer Weg 70, D 37070 Gottingen, Germany
Behav Sci Law 28:129-47. 2010..Research on psychopathy has become of major importance for empirical research in forensic psychiatry. An overview on the development of the concept of psychopathy is given; the heterogeneity of the diagnostic ..
- Higher-order dimensions of personality disorder: hierarchical structure and relationships with the five-factor model, the interpersonal circle, and psychopathyRonald Blackburn
Division of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, UK
J Pers Disord 19:597-623. 2005..Possible substrates underlying two superordinate dimensions common to normal and abnormal personality were identified in the theoretical literature...
- Psychopathic personality traits and delinquent careers: an empirical examinationMichael G Vaughn
Saint Louis University, United States
Int J Law Psychiatry 31:407-16. 2008..The current study examined the role that psychopathy might play in facilitating research on the small subset of youth at risk for persistent antisocial behavior...
- The impact of mental health evidence on support for capital punishment: are defendants labeled psychopathic considered more deserving of death?John F Edens
Department of Psychology, Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX 75275, USA
Behav Sci Law 23:603-25. 2005..Given the limited probative value of the PCL-R in capital cases and the prejudicial nature of the effects noted in this study, we recommend that forensic examiners avoid using it in these trials...
- Implications of fMRI and genetics for the law and the routine practice of forensic psychiatryHarald Dressing
Zentralinstitut fur Seelische Gesundheit Mannheim, Universitat Heidelberg, Mannheim, Germany
Neurocase 14:7-14. 2008This review outlines recent neurobiological findings in humans relevant for the practice of law and forensic psychiatry. We focus on offenders with antisocial personality disorder and on sex offenders...
- The reliability and validity of the forensic Camberwell Assessment of Need (CANFOR): a needs assessment for forensic mental health service usersStuart D M Thomas
Centre for Forensic Behavioural Science, Monash University, Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health, Victoria 3078, Australia
Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 17:111-20. 2008..813 and 0.699, respectively). The average interview time was 23 minutes. CANFOR has good validity and reliability, and is suitable for further testing with other service user groups...
- Commentary: The forensic relevance of personality disorderStephen D Hart
Department of Psychology, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 30:510-2. 2002
- Proposition: a personality disorder may nullify responsibility for a criminal actRobert Kinscherff
Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology, USA
J Law Med Ethics 38:745-59. 2010....
- Predicting violent reconvictions using the HCR-20Nicola S Gray
School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Br J Psychiatry 192:384-7. 2008..Risk assessment of future violent acts is of great importance for both public protection and care planning. Structured clinical assessments offer a method by which accurate assessments could be achieved...
- Personality disorder and violence: understand violence risk: an introduction to the special section personality disorder and violenceDavid J Cooke
Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland
J Pers Disord 24:539-50. 2010..The "why?" question is particularly germane in the forensic arena where expert testimony must endeavor to provide a causal explanation of risk processes at the level of the individual...
- Dangerous severe personality disorder: the controversy continuesJames C Beck
Law and Psychiatry Service, Massachusetts General Hospital 34 Bates St, Cambridge, MA 02140, USA
Behav Sci Law 28:277-88. 2010..The program was initially opposed by a majority of the forensic psychiatrists in England, but consistently supported by a minority...
- Prospective in-patient cohort study of moves between levels of therapeutic security: the DUNDRUM-1 triage security, DUNDRUM-3 programme completion and DUNDRUM-4 recovery scales and the HCR-20Mary Davoren
National Forensic Mental Health Service, Central Mental Hospital, Dundrum, Dublin 14, Ireland
BMC Psychiatry 12:80. 2012....
- Long-term suicide risk in forensic psychiatric patientsMartin Clarke
Derbyshire Mental Health Services NHS Trust, Kingsway, Derby
Arch Suicide Res 15:16-28. 2011..The risks of mortality in this population are high from any cause, particularly from suicide...
- The Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START): a prospective validation study in a forensic psychiatric sampleTonia L Nicholls
British Columbia Mental Health and Addictions, Simon Fraser University, Canada
Assessment 13:313-27. 2006..Results revealed high rates of generally low-level adverse events. With some exceptions, START scores were meaningfully associated with outcomes measured by a modified Overt Aggression Scale...
- Differences between homicide and filicide offenders; results of a nationwide register-based case-control studyHanna Putkonen
Vanha Vaasa Hospital, PO Box 13, 65381 Vaasa, Finland
BMC Psychiatry 9:27. 2009..In the research on filicide, nationwide studies with comparison groups, specific perpetrator subgroups, and assessment of possible risk factors have been called for. The purpose of the current study was to provide all that...
- Convergent and discriminative validity of interview and questionnaire measures of personality disorder in mentally disordered offenders: a multitrait-multimethod analysis using confirmatory factor analysisRonald Blackburn
Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, The Whelan Bldg, Quadrangle, Brownlow Hill, Liverpool L69 3GB, United Kingdom
J Pers Disord 18:129-50. 2004..However, assessment methods may be differentially sensitive to different kinds of personality disorder problems...
- Doctor-patient relationships in chronic illness: insights from forensic psychiatryColin Campbell
St George s Hospital Medical School, London, SW17 0RE
BMJ 330:667-70. 2005
- Psychopathy in women: structural modeling and comorbidityJanet I Warren
Institute of Law, Psychiatry and Public Policy, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22907 0660, USA
Int J Law Psychiatry 26:223-42. 2003
- Forensic psychiatry in some Balkan countriesNicoleta Tataru
Forensic Psychiatry Hospital Stei, Romania
Curr Opin Psychiatry 23:472-80. 2010In Balkan countries, as in all Europe, forensic psychiatry as a subspecialty between psychiatry and legal medicine, an interface between mental health and the law, is focused on assessment and treatment of people with mental disorder who ..
- Future directions for treatment in forensic psychiatryJ Gunn
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London
Br J Psychiatry 176:332-8. 2000..As the availability of mental hospital beds has fallen, so the number of people in prison has risen...
- Practising forensic psychiatry: creating awareness amongst psychiatry residentsMausumi Sinha
RG Kar Medical College, Kolkata 700004
J Indian Med Assoc 108:687-90. 2010b>Forensic psychiatry is still obscure a discipline amongst the practising psychiatrists; so awareness should be created in the young residents pursuing this stream...
- A closer look at depression in mothers who kill their children: is it unipolar or bipolar depression?Jeong Hyun Kim
Department of Psychiatry, Seoul National University Bundang Hospital, 300 Gumi dong, Bundang gu, Seongnam si, Gyeonggi Do, 463 707, Seoul, Korea
J Clin Psychiatry 69:1625-31. 2008..The purpose of this retrospective study was to investigate the prevalence of bipolar depression and differentiate the factors that could predict bipolar disorder among filicidal depressive mothers...
- Medium secure forensic psychiatry services: comparison of seven English health regionsJ Coid
Forensic Psychiatry Research Unit, St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, UK
Br J Psychiatry 178:55-61. 2001..New standards are required for service specification and resource allocation to redress inequality. Traditional performance measures were of limited usefulness in comparing services...
- Electroconvulsive therapy in forensic psychiatry--ethical problems in daily practiceJoachim Witzel
Central State Forensic Psychiatric Hospital of Saxony Anhalt, Uchtspringe, Germany, USA
J ECT 25:129-32. 2009There is a widespread similarity between diagnoses in general psychiatry compared with those found in forensic psychiatry. Consequently, forensic psychiatrists face serious cases that need to undergo treatment by electroconvulsive ..
- Female homicide offenders have greatly increased mortality from unnatural deathsH Putkonen
National Public Health Institute, Department of Mental Health and Alcohol Research, Mannerheimintie 166, FIN 00300, Helsinki, Finland
Forensic Sci Int 119:221-4. 2001..In conclusion, homicidal women have an over 200-fold risk of unnatural death, rising to over 400-fold for suicide. This should be taken into consideration in planning discharge programmes for homicidal offenders...
- Reliability and construct validity of the psychopathy checklist - revised for Latino, European American, and African American male inmatesElizabeth A Sullivan
Department of Psychology, Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science, 3333 Green Bay Road, North Chicago, IL 60064, USA
Psychol Assess 18:382-92. 2006....
- The non-problem of free will in forensic psychiatry and psychologyStephen J Morse
University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Behav Sci Law 25:203-20. 2007This article demonstrates that there is no free will problem in forensic psychiatry by showing that free will or its lack is not a criterion for any legal doctrine and it is not an underlying general foundation for legal responsibility ..
- Risk of repeat offending among violent female offenders with psychotic and personality disordersHanna Putkonen
Vanha Vaasa Hospital, PO Box 13, FIN 65381 Vaasa, Finland
Am J Psychiatry 160:947-51. 2003....
- Cost of schizophrenia in EnglandRoshni Mangalore
PSSRU, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London WC2A 2AE, UK
J Ment Health Policy Econ 10:23-41. 2007..Despite the wide-ranging financial and social burdens associated with schizophrenia, there have been few cost-of-illness studies of this illness in the UK...
- Adolescent homicides in Finland: offence and offender characteristicsCamilla Hagelstam
Department of Psychology, Criminal and Forensic Psychology Research Group, University of Helsinki, Finland
Forensic Sci Int 164:110-5. 2006....
- Extending Assertive Community Treatment to criminal justice settings: origins, current evidence, and future directionsJoseph Morrissey
Cecil G Sheps Center for Health Services Research, Department of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, USA
Community Ment Health J 43:527-44. 2007..We conclude with several suggestions for how the clinical model of FACT needs to be expanded to incorporate interventions aimed at reducing criminal behavior and recidivism...
- Refining the construct of psychopathy: towards a hierarchical modelD J Cooke
Department of Psychology, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland
Psychol Assess 13:171-88. 2001..American Psychiatric Association, 1994) antisocial personality disorder field trial...
- Is there a case for a specialist forensic psychiatry service for the elderly?R Tomar
Gossom s End Elderly Care Unit, Berkhamsted, Herts HP4 1DL, UK
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:51-6. 2005..There is, therefore, a concern that their needs may not be met by existing forensic services. However, there is a paucity of information on elderly patients referred to existing forensic psychiatric units...
- The ethical boundaries of forensic psychiatry: a view from the ivory tower. Bull Am Acad Psychiatry Law 12:209-19, 1984Alan A Stone
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:167-74. 2008
- Mothers who kill: cross-cultural patterns in and perspectives on contemporary maternal filicideMichelle Oberman
DePaul University College of Law, 25 East Jackson Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60604, USA
Int J Law Psychiatry 26:493-514. 2003
- Delusion in general and forensic psychiatry--historical and contemporary aspectsPaul Hoff
University of Zurich, Department of General and Social Psychiatry, Lenggstrasse 31, P O Box 1931, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
Behav Sci Law 24:241-55. 2006..Due to the complex features of delusions, research in this area may well become paradigmatic for many other complicated psycho(patho)logical phenomena, e.g. consciousness, hallucinations and psychotic depression...
- PCL-R psychopathy and its relation to DSM-IV Axis I and II disorders in a sample of male forensic psychiatric patients in The NetherlandsMartin Hildebrand
Dr Henri van der Hoeven Kliniek, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Int J Law Psychiatry 27:233-48. 2004
- The utility of the Historical Clinical Risk-20 Scale as a predictor of outcomes in decisions to transfer patients from high to lower levels of security--a UK perspectiveMairead Dolan
Centre for Forensic Behavioural Science, Monash University and the Victorian Institute for Forensic Mental Health, 505 Hoddle Street, Clifton Hill, Victoria, 3068, Australia
BMC Psychiatry 10:76. 2010..The aim of this study was to examine the predictive validity of the Historical Clinical Risk -20 (HCR-20) violence risk assessment scale for outcome following transfers from high to medium security in a United Kingdom setting...
- Free will: reconciling German civil law with Libet's neurophysiological studies on the readiness potentialWolfram Kawohl
Psychiatric University Hospital, Lenggstrasse 31, 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
Behav Sci Law 25:309-20. 2007..Therefore, advice for the psychiatrist as an expert witness is offered on the basis of a psychopathological approach that takes into account cognitive and motivational preconditions and the structure of values and personality...
- Dual diagnosis in an Australian forensic psychiatric hospital: prevalence and implications for servicesJames R P Ogloff
Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
Behav Sci Law 22:543-62. 2004..The implications for the development and delivery of effective forensic mental health services that address both co-occurring disorders are also discussed...
- Howard Zonana and the subspecialty maturation of forensic psychiatryKenneth L Appelbaum
University of Massachusetts Medical School, Center for Health Policy and Research, Shrewsbury, MA 01545, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 38:559-69. 2010..Although forensic psychiatry has long held a central place within organized psychiatry, it was not officially recognized as a ..
- Adult psychopathic personality with childhood-onset hyperactivity and conduct disorder: a central problem constellation in forensic psychiatryHenrik Soderstrom
Department of Forensic Psychiatry and Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
Psychiatry Res 121:271-80. 2004....
- Accountability and psychiatric disorders: how do forensic psychiatric professionals think?Pontus Höglund
Forensic Psychiatry, Institute of Clinical Science, Malmo, Lund University, Sweden
Int J Law Psychiatry 32:355-61. 2009..To investigate how professionals in forensic psychiatry would assess degree of accountability based on psychiatric diagnoses and case vignettes, 30 psychiatrists, ..
- Social factors and forensic psychiatry in IndiaRoy Abraham Kallivayalil
Department of Psychiatry, Cooperative Medical College, Cochin, Kerela, India
Curr Opin Psychiatry 22:482-7. 2009b>Forensic psychiatry is a psychiatric specialty yet to be recognized in many countries. This review evaluates the current status and practice of forensic psychiatry in India and the impact of social factors as they relate to this area...
- Position and role of forensic psychiatry in integrative psychiatryVera Folnegović Smalc
Clinic for General and Forensic Psychiatry and Clinical Psychophysiology, Psychiatric Hospital Vrapce, Bolnicka 32, 10090 Zagreb, Croatia
Psychiatr Danub 20:429-32. 2008..to which we are looking for answers, but in this paper we shall underline the necessity of enrolling forensic psychiatry into integrative, modern psychiatry...
- Forensic psychiatry fellowship training: developmental stages as an educational frameworkDebra A Pinals
University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:317-23. 2005As an official subspecialty of psychiatry, forensic psychiatry residency training must meet the requirements established by the Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education...
- Commentary: Mapping a changing landscape in the ethics of forensic psychiatryDon Grubin
Department of Forensic Psychiatry, St Nicholas Hospital, Bamburgh Clinic, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 36:185-90. 2008..Put starkly, his conclusion was that the practice of forensic psychiatry is fundamentally unethical...
- Examining the role of static and dynamic risk factors in the prediction of inpatient violence: variable- and person-focused analysesBarbara E McDermott
Department of Psychiatry, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Law Hum Behav 32:325-38. 2008..These data suggest that factors other than psychopathy, including dynamic risk factors, may be most useful in identifying forensic patients at higher risk for exhibiting aggression...
- A five-factor model perspective on psychopathy and comorbid Axis-II disorders in a forensic-psychiatric sampleMieke Decuyper
Ghent University, Belgium
Int J Law Psychiatry 31:394-406. 2008..Around 55% met the diagnostic threshold of psychopathy, and Antisocial PD was the most prevalent disorder in the psychopathic group, consistent with previous research. Sizeable personality comorbidity was also observed...
- [Forensic psychiatry in Germany. Comparison of different trends of expansion in the different states of Germany]H J Traub
ZfP Weissenau, Universitat Ulm, Weingartshofer Strasse 2, Ravensburg, Deutschland
Nervenarzt 79:594-603. 2008..It has not yet been studied whether and to what extent this increase varies between individual states of the German republic. Variability would indicate possibilities of regulation...
- Adolescent development and the measurement of juvenile psychopathyDaniel Seagrave
University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
Law Hum Behav 26:219-39. 2002..We provide the basis for our concern, as well as standards regarding the types of research evidence that should be provided before psychopathy measures are accepted for use in juvenile forensic assessments...
- The matter of forensic psychiatry: a historical enquirySvein Atle Skålevåg
Stein Rokkan Senter, Nygårdsgaten 5, N 5015 Bergen, Norway
Med Hist 50:49-68. 2006
- Ethics and forensic psychiatryRobert M Wettstein
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 401 Shady Avenue, Suite B103, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 25:623-33. 2002..Much of forensic psychiatry is practiced by general psychiatrists without specific forensic training who must thereby familiarize ..
- [On the relationship between psychiatry and criminal law from a legal standpoint]H Schoch
Juristische Fakultät der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München
Nervenarzt 76:1382-8. 2005....
- Psychiatry and the death penaltyCharles L Scott
University of California, Davis Medical Center, 2230 Stockton Boulevard, 2nd Floor, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:791-804. 2006..To weather such storms, the mental health evaluator must base their opinion on objective evidence rather than letting any personal bias guide their assessment...
- Asperger's disorder and murderDonna M Schwartz-Watts
University of South Carolina School of Medicine, 15 Medical Park, Suite 102, Columbia, SC, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 33:390-3. 2005..Three cases are presented in which defendants with diagnosed Asperger's disorder were charged with murder. Specific symptoms in this disorder are discussed as they relate to issues of diminished capacity and criminal responsibility...
- Children and adolescentsSue Bailey
Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
Crim Behav Ment Health 14:S51-2. 2004
- Specialist forensic mental health servicesSophie Davison
South London and Maudsley NHS Trust, London, UK
Crim Behav Ment Health 14:S19-24. 2004
- [Complex expertise on the psychiatric health of a criminal]Józef Krzysztof Gierowski
Instytut Ekspertyz Sadowych w Krakowie, Zakład Psychologii Lekarskiej Katedry Psychiatrii Collegium Medicum UJ
Psychiatr Pol 40:5-17. 2006..The advancing psychiatric and psychological knowledge has a difficulty in findings its way to forensic psychiatry and psychology...
- [Depression and legal capacity to stand trial]Filip Bolechała
Z Katedry i Zakładu Medycyny Sadowej Collegium Medicum UJ
Arch Med Sadowej Kryminol 56:48-55. 2006..The report emphasizes that in such cases, a thorough analysis, based on medical and legal premises and the experience of the involved court experts are necessary...
- A retrospective examination of outpatient commitment in New YorkSteven K Erickson
Department of Psychiatry Strong Ties Community Support Program, University of Rochester Medical Center, 1650 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
Behav Sci Law 23:627-45. 2005..Results indicate that OC can be an effective means of increasing treatment compliance and reducing hospitalization and encounters with the criminal justice system...
- Older peopleGraeme Yorston
St Andrews Hospital, Northampton, UK
Crim Behav Ment Health 14:S56-7. 2004
- An introduction to law relevant to mentally disordered offendersBridget Dolan
Serjeants Inn, London and St George s Hospital Medical School, London, UK
Crim Behav Ment Health 14:S12-8. 2004
- Psychopathy: a clinical and forensic overviewRobert D Hare
Department of Psychology, University of British Columbia, 2136 West Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4, Canada
Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:709-24. 2006....
- An overview of correctional psychiatryJeffrey Metzner
University of Colorado School of Medicine, 3300 East First Avenue, Denver, CO 80206, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:761-72. 2006..Though there is a role for advocacy from those supporting or opposed to such environments, there is also a need for objective, scientifically rigorous study of these units and the people who live there...
- Treating incarcerated women: gender mattersCatherine Lewis
Department of Psychiatry, University of Connecticut Health Center, 263 Farmington Avenue, Farmington, CT 06030 2103, USA
Psychiatr Clin North Am 29:773-89. 2006..We are on new ground. It is a promising and exciting time to be involved with treatment of female offenders...
- Best practices: Utilizing risk-of-violence findings for continuity of careJames Ignelzi
Integrated Behavioral Healthcare System, Ohio Department of Mental Health, USA
Psychiatr Serv 58:452-4. 2007....
- Actuarial prediction of violent recidivism in mentally disordered offendersRobert J Snowden
School of Psychology, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Psychol Med 37:1539-49. 2007..We compared two instruments that differ in terms of what they are designed to predict (general versus violent recividism) and the inclusion of stable mental health variables...
- Scandinavian forensic psychiatric practices--an overview and evaluationPål Grøndahl
Centre for Research and Education in Forensic Psychiatry, Ullevaal University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Nord J Psychiatry 59:92-102. 2005..More use of standardized actuarial-based methods and more attention to knowledge about clinical judgmental processes is recommended...
- Examining Harry Thaw's "brain-storm" defense: APA and ANA presidents as expert witnesses in a 1907 trialEmil R Pinta
Department of Psychiatry, The Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Psychiatr Q 79:83-9. 2008..In spite of a strict test for mental nonresponsibility, the jury did not return a murder verdict...
- The Violence Risk Scale Second Edition (VRS-2) as a predictor of institutional violence in a British forensic inpatient sampleMairead Dolan
Edenfield Centre, Bolton Salford Trafford Mental Health NHS Trust, Manchester, UK M25
Psychiatry Res 158:55-65. 2008..Further studies validating this instrument are required before it is adopted into routine clinical practice...
- [Comparison of sexual murderers in forensic psychiatric hospitals and in prison]M Ujeyl
Institut für Sexualforschung und Forensische Psychiatrie, Zentrum fur Psychosoziale Medizin, Universitatsklinikum Hamburg Eppendorf, Martinistrasse 52, Hamburg, Germany
Nervenarzt 79:587-93. 2008..They were released from incarceration less often than the prison inmates but did not show higher sexual or nonsexual violence recidivism rates than those from the prison group...
- Autism spectrum disorders in institutionalized subjectsHenrik Anckarsater
The Forensic Psychiatric Clinic, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
Nord J Psychiatry 62:160-7. 2008..know about the prevalence and the specific features of autism spectrum disorders (ASDs) among subjects in forensic psychiatry and special youth centres? A clinical case series consisting of 42 subjects with ASD, recruited from three ..
- Prevalence and treatment of personality disorders in Dutch forensic mental health servicesCorine De Ruiter
Department of Psychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:92-7. 2007..Current treatment modalities are described. Research initiatives and future directions for the system are presented...
- Hindsight bias among psychiatristsH W LeBourgeois
Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1440 Canal Street, TB 53, 10th Floor, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 35:67-73. 2007....
- Background factors related to and/or influencing occupation in mentally disordered offendersHelena Lindstedt
Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
Scand J Caring Sci 20:331-8. 2006..Knowledge of background and occupational related factors of mentally disordered offenders are missing. It is essential to understand these issues when planning discharge from forensic psychiatric hospital care to enable community dwelling...
- Understanding the relationship between mental disorder and violence: the need for a criminological perspectiveEric Silver
The Pennsylvania State University, 211 Oswald Tower, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
Law Hum Behav 30:685-706. 2006....
- Incidents in a psychiatric forensic setting: association with patient and staff characteristicsMichael W Decaire
Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
Can J Nurs Res 38:68-80. 2006..These results highlight the need for further research into the incidents that occur in situations where patient attributes, nurse attributes, and environmental factors produce complex interactions...
- [Alcohol, drugs and crime]Miguel Chalub
Hospital de Custódia e Tratamento Psiquiátrico Heitor Carrilho, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brasil
Rev Bras Psiquiatr 28:S69-73. 2006..These problems are the psychoactive substance use disorder and crime. The form will be told as diverse researchers associate them, as well as the situation of the exam of users and alcohol dependents and drugs...
- Limitations of study on violent crime and mental illnessEmil R Pinta
Am J Psychiatry 163:2193; author reply 2194. 2006
- Outcome of patients rehabilitated through a New Zealand forensic psychiatry service: A 7.5 year retrospective studyAlexander I F Simpson
Auckland Regional Forensic Psychiatry Service, University of Auckland
Behav Sci Law 24:833-43. 2006..from inpatient forensic services to forensic community team (FCT) follow-up from the Auckland Regional Forensic Psychiatry Service...
- Can high-risk offenders be reliably identified? A follow-up study on dangerous offenders in Switzerland released from prison for legal reasonsFrank Urbaniok
Psychiatrie Psychological Service, Office of Penal Corrections, Canton Zurich, Switzerland
Swiss Med Wkly 136:761-8. 2006..Furthermore, the results also illustrate the necessity of post-sentence preventive detention of a small number of high-risk offenders as an important measure for the protection of potential victims...
- Videoconferencing and forensic mental health in AustraliaDanny H Sullivan
Department of Psychology, Psychiatry and Psychological Medicine, Victoria 3078, Australia
Behav Sci Law 26:323-31. 2008..Videoconferencing technologies are critical to effective forensic mental health services in Australia...
- [Forensic psychiatry]Jean Pierre Olie
L Académie nationale de médecine, Service de Santé mentale et de thérapeutique, Hopital Sainte Anne, 1, rue Cabanis 75014 Paris
Bull Acad Natl Med 192:381-9; discussion 389-91. 2008..For example, training in forensic psychiatry should be obligatory before accreditation before a Court, and psychiatric diagnoses should be based ..
- [Crime and insanity. 1932]Helgi Tomasson
Laeknabladid 91:23-8. 2005
- [Study of affecting factors of mentally prisoner's competency to serve a sentence]Fu Yin Huang
Institute of Forensic Science, Ministry of Justice, PR China, Shanghai 200063, China
Fa Yi Xue Za Zhi 20:218-20. 2004..Explore the affecting factors of mentally prisoner's competency to serve a sentence (CSS), establish the base of quantitative study of CSS...
- Reducing staff injuries and violence in a forensic psychiatric settingEileen Morrison
Central State Hospital, Petersburg, VA, USA
Arch Psychiatr Nurs 16:108-17. 2002..Evaluation data include measures of aggression and violence, seclusion and restraint data, staff injuries, and incident report data...
- [Legislative problems concerning prediction of criminal and violent recidivism among mentally disordered offenders]Ryuichi Yoshioka
Seishin Shinkeigaku Zasshi 105:1403-7. 2003
- [False forensic expertise--analysis of occurrences]Janusz Heitzman
Psychiatr Pol 38:385-94. 2004Main problems that await the modern Polish forensic psychiatry are presented. The most common mistakes made in forensic expertise are discussed and their causes are shown...
- [Relevance of "psychopathy"-- concepts from the Hare measure for preventive detention]Elmar Habermeyer
Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Zentrum für Nervenheilkunde der Universität Rostock
Arch Kriminol 213:65-75. 2004..On the basis of a retrospective investigation of the author's own expert opinions the paper discusses the relevance of Hare's psychopathy concept for opinions on criminal disposition...
- What determines compulsory community treatment? A logistic regression analysis using linked mental health and offender databasesJianguo Xiao
Mental Health Directorate, Fremantle Hospital and Health Service, Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia
Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:613-8. 2004....
- Beyond specialist programmes: a study of the needs of offenders with intellectual disability requiring psychiatric attentionW Glaser
Victorian Institute of Forensic Mental Health, 34 Queens Road, Cnr Hanna Street, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
J Intellect Disabil Res 48:591-602. 2004..Despite the increased prevalence of psychiatric disorder amongst offenders with an intellectual disability (ID), there is very little known about the characteristics and needs of those with dual disability...
- [Result of urgent investigation into the actual condition of serious criminal patients hospitalized after psychiatric evaluation in conformity with the mental health welfare law]Ichiro Tsukue
Seishin Shinkeigaku Zasshi 104:86-97. 2002
- Ethnicity, race, and forensic psychiatry: are we color-blind?James W Hicks
Clinical Services at Kirby Forensic Psychiatric Center, Wards Island, New York, NY 10035 6095, USA
J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 32:21-33. 2004..Forensic evaluators are encouraged to develop specific skills related to competency in dealing with cultural matters...
- Neuro-Cognitive Aspects of Opiate Abuse & Antisocial BehaviorJasmin Vassileva; Fiscal Year: 2004..In the proposed project the PI, her colleagues the University of Illinois-Chicago, and at the Clinic of Forensic Psychiatry and Psychology at the State University Hospital of Neurology and Psychiatry in Sofia, Bulgaria, will ..
- Capacity Building for Lifespan Focused Substance Use Disorder Research in UkraineROBERT ALPERT ZUCKER; Fiscal Year: 2013..of Psychiatry (Addiction Research Center), at the Ukrainian Scientific Research Institute of Social, Forensic Psychiatry and Narcology (USRISFPN), and at the National University of Kyiv- Mohyla Academy (NUKMA)...
- Psychiatric Treatment and Violence Risk ManagementJeffrey Swanson; Fiscal Year: 2008..Through additional R01-fundable projects to be developed, this work will lead eventually to better-targeted interventions and policies for reducing violence risk and improving quality of life for persons with SMI. ..
- Modeling CJ Involvemment Among PMIWilliam Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- Effectively Implementing Psychiatric Advance DirectivesJeffrey Swanson; Fiscal Year: 2006..The proposed study will provide information about a state's experience with PADs so that policymakers may be guided in implementing PADs elsewhere. ..
- Multiple Factors Affecting Placebo Response in PDChristopher Goetz; Fiscal Year: 2004..Defining these determinant influences will help enhance placebo responses in clinical practice and control them in clinical trials. ..
- Sex-Specific Pathways Linking Stress and Drug AbuseRajita Sinha; Fiscal Year: 2008..Such an understanding will have important implications for the development of gender-specific treatments for cocaine dependence that will ultimately improve the health of cocaine-addicted women and their families. ..
- Lofexidine to Prevent Stress-Related Opiate RelapseRajita Sinha; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Medicaid Capitation: Cost Shifting & Multisystem UseJoseph Morrissey; Fiscal Year: 2005..Findings will be targeted to a variety of local and national audiences concerned about improving care for the various population groups involved. ..
- Antepartum Interpersonal Psychotherapy at 3 NYC SitesMargaret Spinelli; Fiscal Year: 2009..Co-investigators are maternal fetal medicine faculty from respective sites who will be primary liaison to the respective departments of obstetrics and provide clinical obstetrical needs of the study. ..
- Structure, Use & Expenditures for Autism ServicesJoseph Morrissey; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- IMPACTS OF MANAGED CARE ON SA SERVICE LINKAGESJoseph Morrissey; Fiscal Year: 2002..Findings will be related and communicated to program managers and directors who are engaged in providing appropriate and responsive care to this vulnerable population. ..
- Effectiveness of Suicide Hotline TrainingMadelyn S Gould; Fiscal Year: 2010..Few such opportunities arise for research studies to have such policy relevance, in other words, to have a direct impact on existing and future policy decisions. ..
- FELLOWSHIP IN IV DRUG ABUSE TREATMENT RESEARCHCHARLES O BRIEN; Fiscal Year: 2006..The primary facilities are the University of Pennsylvania Addiction Research Center and our clinical affiliates, including the VA Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program. ..
- EPIDEMIOLOGY OF PUBERTAL HORMONAL CHANGES AND DEPRESSIONAdrian Angold; Fiscal Year: 2002..Funding is sought for two years of support for assay completion and data analysis. ..
- CENTER FOR INTERVENTION RESEARCH ON ADULTS WITH SMIPhyllis Solomon; Fiscal Year: 2002..To increase externally funded research in the School of Social Work on clinical service interventions and service system interventions for adults with SMI. ..
- RESEARCH ETHICS IN SCHIZOPHRENIAWilliam Carpenter; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Outcomes of Preschool Mental Health ProblemsAdrian Angold; Fiscal Year: 2009..g., from depressive to conduct symptoms - heterotypie continuity). ..
- Reducing HIV/AIDS and Drug Abuse: Linking Compulsory Rehabilitation to Methadone Yih Ing Hser; Fiscal Year: 2008..If proven effective, the program can be widely applied in China and in other parts of the world to reduce heroin use and related HIV risk behaviors. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Clinical Trial of Short Course vs. INH for LTBI in JailMary White; Fiscal Year: 2008..Analysis of completion of therapy and cost-effectiveness of this regimen will provide important information for policy change in the way LTBI is managed in jail. ..
- Assessing Preschool Comorbidity: A Test-Retest StudyAdrian Angold; Fiscal Year: 2002..Interviewers will be blind to the screen status of the subjects. Each of the two PAPA interviews for each subject will be conducted by different interviewers. ..
- Persisting Effects of Prenatal Anxiety on Child OutcomesTHOMAS G O CONNOR; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- A Long-term Follow-up Study of Drug-Dependent Mothers and ChildrenYih Ing Hser; Fiscal Year: 2010..The study will also lay the foundation for future in-depth investigation of the children of these mothers with histories of substance abuse. ..
- Preschool Anxiety Disorders in Primary CareADRIAN C ANGOLD; Fiscal Year: 2010..It will also indicate that "prevention" efforts for anxiety disorders will need to be started much earlier than is usually supposed. ..
- Improving the Ethics of Consent in Drug Abuse ResearchDavid S Festinger; Fiscal Year: 2010..Importantly, this study will also assist in achieving ARRA aims by stimulating economic growth through the hiring and continued funding of entry and upper level personnel in Philadelphia, PA and Wilmington, DE. ..
- Image Theory in Disseminating Evidence-Based PracticesPaul Falzer; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- CADPRC IN DEVELOPMENTAL EPIDEMIOLOGYAdrian Angold; Fiscal Year: 2003..Each will be responsible for fostering junior researchers, particularly minority researchers, of all disciplines. ..
- Social Reactions, PTSD & Drinking in Sex Assault VictimsSARAH ULLMAN; Fiscal Year: 2005....
- DRUG ABUSE: EPIDEMIOLOGY, TREATMENT PROCESS, & OUTCOMESYih Ing Hser; Fiscal Year: 2003..The applicant also expects to grow professionally as Associate Director of the UCLA Drug Abuse Research Center. ..
- A 12 YEAR FOLLOW UP OF A COCAINE DEPENDENT SAMPLEYih Ing Hser; Fiscal Year: 2003..abstract_text> ..
- Personality Features in Social DeviancyNorman Poythress; Fiscal Year: 2004..The psychometric properties, reliability, and construct validity of Levenson's Psychopathy Scales (LPS) and Lilienfeld's Psychopathic Personality Inventory (PPI) will be evaluated in this research. ..
- TREATMENT OF NEGATIVE SYMPTOMS & COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENTSWilliam Carpenter; Fiscal Year: 2003..The study will provide new information on the efficacy of d- cyclosporine and glycine for both persistent primary and secondary negative symptoms and its effect on cognitive functioning. ..
- Readiness for Implementation of Research to PracticeYih Ing Hser; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- ADULT ANTISOCIAL OUTCOMES OF PSYCHOPATHIC CHILDRENDonald Lynam; Fiscal Year: 2003..5) what factors account for and mediate the stability in psychopathy across time; 6) if subclinical or so-called "successful" psychopaths can be identified and what factors distinguish them from unsuccessful psychopaths. ..
- Sex Differences in Mood DisordersRosalind Cartwright; Fiscal Year: 2002..Findings will contribute to an understanding of REM sleep and dream function, and the sex difference in rates of depression. This study will also have implications for the treatment of depression. ..
- DEVELOPING PRIME TIME PROJECT FOR DOUBLE JEOPARDY YOUTHEric Trupin; Fiscal Year: 2002....
- A New Measure of Adaptive Strategies and its Relation to Late-Life DepressionJennifer Morse; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Ethics of Participant Payment in Drug Abuse ResearchDAVID FESTINGER; Fiscal Year: 2006..g., contingency management protocols; employment, public assistance), and to determine whether higher magnitudes of payments contribute to higher follow-up rates. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Treatment System Impact & Outcomes of Proposition 36Yih Ing Hser; Fiscal Year: 2006..The project will produce recommendations to improve treatment strategies and inform future policy and practice at the national, state, and local levels. ..
- Fordham Resident Alcohol Prevention ProgramCelia Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Contextual Influences in Prisoner ResearchJOHN EDENS; Fiscal Year: 2010..These data will be the first of their kind and will inform policy makers and IRB boards about offender groups'views of potential threats to voluntary research participation in these settings. ..
- Treatments for Psychogenic Nonepileptic Seizures (NES)W LaFrance; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Participant Perspectives on Drug Use/HIV Research EthicsCelia Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Therapy Approach for Subst. Abuse & Domestic ViolenceCaroline Easton; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- CONSENT CAPACITY OF ADULTS WITH MENTAL RETARDATIONCelia Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2002..A significant other is also chosen by the subjects to aid in them during the three format presentations. ..
- Investigating Neurocircuitry of Geriatric DepressionFRANK KOZEL; Fiscal Year: 2008..The numerous clinical trials of mood disorders presently ongoing at UTSW provide a wealth of subjects for which different imaging hypotheses can be developed and tested...
- Mentoring the Responsible Conduct of ResearchCelia Fisher; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- EPIDEMIOLOGIC SEQUELAE OF SUICIDE IN SCHOOLSMadelyn Gould; Fiscal Year: 2001..Our ultimate goal is to utilize the information generated from the present study to develop a school based suicide postvention program and to prepare a controlled clinical trial to examine the efficacy of the postvention. ..
- Evaluating Iatrogenic Risk of Suicide Screening ProgramMadelyn Gould; Fiscal Year: 2004..This information will be used to guide the development of more safe and effective school-based suicide prevention/intervention programs. ..
- Help Seeking by At-Risk Youth After Suicide ScreeningsMadelyn Gould; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..