Chapter 1. Applied Psychological Services in the National Probation Service for England and Wales

  1. David Crighton and
  2. Graham Towl
  1. Graham Towl and
  2. David Crighton

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773956.ch1

Psychology in Probation Services

Psychology in Probation Services

How to Cite

Towl, G. and Crighton, D. (2005) Applied Psychological Services in the National Probation Service for England and Wales, in Psychology in Probation Services (eds D. Crighton and G. Towl), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773956.ch1

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405124690

Online ISBN: 9780470773956

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Keywords:

  • psychological services;
  • prison service;
  • probation service;
  • government;
  • risk management

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Background

  • A Strategic Framework for Psychological Services

  • Standards and Accountability

  • Flexibility

  • Expanding Choice

  • Principles for Effective Service Delivery

  • What Do Applied Psychologists Have to Offer?

  • Conclusions