Suicide in Prisons (Paperback)

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Suicide in Prisons By Graham J. Towl (Editor), Louisa Snow (Editor), Martin McHugh (Editor) Cover Image
By Graham J. Towl (Editor), Louisa Snow (Editor), Martin McHugh (Editor)
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An up-to-date review of recent research into suicide and self-injury in prisons, making links between the research, the prison context, and related practise-based issues. It covers all the key issues for those working in the Prison Service.

About the Author

Graham Towl is Head of Psychology for the Prison Service and the National Probation Service. He is the Co-founder and Editor of The British Journal of Forensic Practice. His recent publications include 'The Handbook of Psychology for Forensic Practitioners' (1996) and journal articles on suicide and self-injury in prisons and risk assessment with offenders. Louisa Snow is conducting doctoral research at University of Kent, Canterbury. Martin McHugh is Head of the Management Selection and Succession Unit within the Prison Service.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781854333292
ISBN-10: 1854333291
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: June 1st, 2002
Pages: 200
Language: English