Chapter 5. Towards a Social Analytical Therapy

  1. Richard Shuker Chartered Forensic Psychologist Head of Psychology lead clinician2 and
  2. Elizabeth Sullivan psychology, PhD, doctoral Senior Research Officer Senior Research Fellow Senior Lecturer non-executive director3
  1. John Shine Consultant Forensic Psychologist former member

Published Online: 29 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470661444.ch5

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

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

How to Cite

Shine, J. (2010) Towards a Social Analytical Therapy, in Grendon and the Emergence of Forensic Therapeutic Communities: Developments in Research and Practice (eds R. Shuker and E. Sullivan), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470661444.ch5

Editor Information

  1. 2

    HMP Grendon, UK

  2. 3

    University of Bedfordshire, UK

Author Information

  1. City Mental Health NHS Trust, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 29 MAR 2010
  2. Published Print: 16 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470990551

Online ISBN: 9780470661444

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Keywords:

  • social analytical therapy - Millfields Unit development, patients with severe personality disorder;
  • dangerous and severe personality disorder (DSPD) programme - development background;
  • Millfields Unit - aims and treatment models;
  • Millfields personality disorder unit - addressing forensic issues, assessing individual treatment suitability;
  • integrated approach to personality disorder (PD) treatment - principles;
  • Millfields adapted forensic therapeutic community;
  • social analysis - creating social environment for maximum social interaction

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background to Dangerous and Severe Personality Disorder (DSPD) Programme

  • The Millfields Unit

  • Forensic Context of the Millfields Personality Disorder Unit

  • An Adapted Forensic Therapeutic Community

  • Synthesis – a Neglected Concept in the Treatment of Personality Disorder

  • Appendix 1 – Structured Assessments Used in the Common Dataset

  • References