This module includes:
Mental disorder and offending behaviour with reference to diagnostic groups and offence patterns
Offending and mental disorder with reference to specific categories of offence and associated mental state characteristics and disorder
Developments of associated concepts, practical considerations, prevention
Limitations and pitfalls
Module Attendance Required
Tuesdays 1.30 - 4.30pm
MONDAY AFTERNOONS 13:30 to 16:30
6th, 13th, 20th, 27th January
3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th February
3rd, 10th March 2014
An essay relating to the assessment of risk and its management among a particular group of mentally disordered offenders or similar patients, within an institutional or community setting.
Academics involved in the delivery of this module
Dr Sharon Riordan, Programme Leader and Lecturer in Forensic Mental Health Care, University of Birmingham
Mr Stuart Wix, Programme Director (Secure and Complex Care), Birmingham and Solihull Mental Health Foundation Trust and Honorary Lecturer, University of Birmingham
Guest lecturers – all specialists in the field of Forensic Mental Health
Stand Alone Course
This module can be taken as a stand alone course if required. To apply, please contact Programme Administrator, tel 0121 415 4515 email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fee if taken as a stand alone course
For further information on fees please contact the Programme Administrator
Entry requirements if taken as a stand alone course
All applications will be considered individually.