Grendon and the Emergence of Forensic Therapeutic Communities: Developments in Research and Practice / Edition 1

Grendon and the Emergence of Forensic Therapeutic Communities: Developments in Research and Practice / Edition 1

by Richard Shuker
     
 

ISBN-10: 0470990570

ISBN-13: 9780470990575

Pub. Date: 06/15/2010

Publisher: Wiley

This unique collection of research and practice papers highlight HMP Grendon's groundbreaking and sustained contribution to our understanding of the role therapeutic communities have in effective interventions with offenders.
• Reveals the history and research behind HMP Grendon, one of the first prisons to develop therapeutic communities

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Overview

This unique collection of research and practice papers highlight HMP Grendon's groundbreaking and sustained contribution to our understanding of the role therapeutic communities have in effective interventions with offenders.
• Reveals the history and research behind HMP Grendon, one of the first prisons to develop therapeutic communities
• Combines a mixture of quantitative and qualitative research papers, coupled with historical, theoretical and practice commentary
• Features quantitative research based on unusually complete and extensive records, collected over an extended period and stored in Grendon's database
• Provides an international perspective with prominent figures from America and Holland

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780470990575
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
06/15/2010
Pages:
358
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

About the Editors ix

Contributing Authors xi

Foreword xix

Acknowledgements xxv

Part I Developments in Therapeutic Communities 1

Introduction Peter Bennett 3

1 Introducing Forensic Democratic Therapeutic Communities Alisa Stevens 7

2 Dovegate Therapeutic Community: Bid, Birth, Growth and Survival Eric Cullen Alan Miller 25

3 The Van der Hoeven Clinic: a Flexible and Innovative Forensic Psychiatric Hospital Based on Therapeutic Community Principles Judith de Boer-van Schaik Frans Derks 45

4 A Therapeutic Distinction with a Difference: Comparing American Concept-Based Therapeutic Communities and British Democratic Therapeutic Community Treatment for Prison Inmates Douglas S. Lipton 61

5 Towards a Social Analytical Therapy John Shine 79

Part II Practice 97

6 Putting Principles into Practice: The Therapeutic Community Regime at HMP Grendon and its Relationship with the 'Good Lives' Model Michael Brookes 99

7 Personality Disorder: Using Therapeutic Communities as an Integrative Approach to Address Risk Richard Shuker 115

8 Psychodrama as Part of Core Therapy at HMP Grendon Jinnie Jefferies 137

9 Self and Social Function: Art Therapy and Readiness for Treatment in a Therapeutic Community Prison Bill Wylie 153

10 Undertaking Therapy at HMP Grendon with Men Who Have Committed Sexual Offences Geraldine Akerman 171

Part III Research and Outcomes 183

11 Reflections on Grendon: Interviews with Men Who Are About to Leave Elizabeth Sullivan 185

12 'This can't be real': Continuity at HMP Grendon Lorna A. Rhodes 203

13 The Experience of Officers in a Therapeutic Prison: an Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis James McManus 217

14 Emotional Influence and Empathy in Prison-Based Therapeutic Communities Karen Niven David Holman Peter Totterdell 233

15 The Quality of Life of Prisoners and Staff at HMP Grendon Guy Shefer 247

16 Suicide and Self-injurious Behaviours at HMP Grendon Adrienne Rivlin 265

17 Changes in Prison Offending Among Residents of a Prison-Based Therapeutic Community Margaret Newton 281

18 Changes in Interpersonal Relating Following Therapeutic Community Treatment at HMP Grendon Richard Shuker Michelle Newberry 293

19 The Experiences of Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) Prisoners in a Therapeutic Community Prison Michelle Newberry 305

20 Research in Prison Martin J. Fisher Carol Ireland Elizabeth Sullivan 317

Index 327

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