Chapter 12. Management of Offenders with Intellectual Disabilities

  1. Angela Hassiotis Senior Lecturer1,
  2. Diana Andrea Barron Clinical Research Fellow1 and
  3. Ian Hall Consultant Psychiatrist2
  1. Evan Yacoub and
  2. Ian Hall Consultant Psychiatrist

Published Online: 16 OCT 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470682968.ch12

Intellectual Disability Psychiatry: A Practical Handbook

Intellectual Disability Psychiatry: A Practical Handbook

How to Cite

Yacoub, E. and Hall, I. (2009) Management of Offenders with Intellectual Disabilities, in Intellectual Disability Psychiatry: A Practical Handbook (eds A. Hassiotis, D. A. Barron and I. Hall), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470682968.ch12

Editor Information

  1. 1

    UCL Department of Mental Health Sciences, London W1W 7EJ, UK

  2. 2

    East London NHS Foundation Trust, London E1 4DG, UK

Author Information

  1. East London NHS Foundation Trust, London E1 4DG, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 OCT 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 DEC 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470742518

Online ISBN: 9780470682968

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Keywords:

  • management of offenders with intellectual disabilities;
  • people with intellectual disabilities - sometimes committing criminal offences;
  • ‘criminal offending’ - in relation to people with intellectual disabilities;
  • prevalence of offending in people with intellectual disabilities;
  • female offenders with intellectual disabilities;
  • forensic psychiatry in intellectually disabled populations;
  • secure intellectual disability services for offenders with intellectual disabilities;
  • assessing offenders with intellectual disabilities;
  • local community learning disability service (CLDS);
  • mental health legislation - as part of managing risk and therapeutic intervention

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • Assessment

  • Management

  • Conclusion

  • References