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  1. Recommended core text for this module 4 items
    1. Handbook of forensic mental health - Soothill, K, Dolan, M, Rogers, P 2008

      Book Essential

    2. There are also hard copies of these texts available in the library.

       

      In addition to the recommended texts, you should also check the key reading given for each individual session and use the background readings noted below. You are also expected to make use of the full range of the University of Leicester Library facilities. 

  2. Background reading 17 items
    As well as the recommended texts noted above, and the readings associated with each week below, this section provides a list of related, but more general reading.
    1. The psychology of criminal conduct - Andrews, D, Bonta, J 2010

      Book Background

    2. Mad, bad and sad: a history of women and the mind doctors from 1800 to the present - Appignanesi, L 2008

      Book Background

    3. Faulk's basic forensic psychiatry - Faulk, M, Stone, J 2000

      Book Background

    4. Forensic psychiatry, race and culture - Fernando, S, Ndegwa, D, Wilson, M 1998

      Book Background

    5. The mentally disordered offender - Herbst, K, Gunn, J, Mental Health Foundation 1991

      Book Background

    6. Psychology and crime: an introduction to criminological psychology - Hollin, C 2013

      Book Background

    7. The essential handbook of offender assessment and treatment - Hollin, C 2004

      Book Background

    8. Forensic mental health - McMurran, M, Khalifa, N, Gibbon, S 2009

      Book Background

    9. Forensic psychology - Towl, G, Crighton, D 2010

      Book Background

    10. Forensic neuropsychology in practice: a guide to assessment and legal processes - Young, S, Kopelman, M, Gudjonsson, G 2009

      Book Background

  3. Week 1: Mental Disorder: Introduction and Context 13 items
    1. Mad, bad and sad: a history of women and the mind doctors from 1800 to the present - Lisa Appignanesi 2008

      Book Background

    2. Sociology of mental disorder - Cockerham, W 2011

      Book Background

    3. History of forensic psychiatry - Engstrom E 2009

      Article Background

    4. A sociology of the mentally disordered offender - Mason, Tom, Mercer, David 1999

      Book Background

    5. intelligent clinician's guide to the DSM-V - Joel Paris

      Book Background

    6. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book Background

    7. A history of psychiatry: from the era of the asylum to the age of Prozac - Shorter, E 1997

      Book Background

    8. The medicalization of everyday life: selected essays - Szasz, T 2007

      Book Background

  4. Week 2: Mental disorder, gender and crime 12 items
    1. Offender profiling and crime analysis - Peter B. Ainsworth 2001

      Book 

    2. Mental disorder is a cause of crime: The cornerstone of forensic psychiatry - Anckarsater H, Radovic S, Svennerlind C, Hoglund P 2009

      Article Background

    3. Mad, bad and sad: a history of women and the mind doctors from 1800 to the present - Appignanesi, L 2008

      Book 

    4. The Medicalization of Mental Disorder - Peter Conrad, Caitlin Slodden

      Chapter Essential On order at the library

    5. Women and psychiatric treatment: a comprehensive text and practical guide - C Henderson 2006

      Book Background

    6. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book 

  5. Week 3: Responsibility (capacity) for crime 12 items
    1. Protecting the public?: detention and release of mentally disordered offenders - Boyd-Caine, T 2012

      Book Background

    2. Mental health: the new law - Fennell, P 2007

      Book Background

    3. Mental condition defences in the criminal law - Mackay, R 1995

      Book Background

    4. Chapter 15: Mentally disordered offenders, mental health and crime - Peay, J 2012

      Chapter Background

    5. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book Recommended for Purchase

  6. Week 4: Working with mental disorder in the CJS: Achievements and Challenges 10 items
    1. Forensic mental health - McMurran, M, Khalifa, N, Gibbon, S 2009

      Book Background

    2. Chapter 15: Mentally disordered offenders, mental health and crime - Peay, J 2012

      Chapter Background

    3. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book Recommended for Purchase

  7. Week 5: Violence 9 items
    1. Clinical approaches to violence - Howells, K, Hollin, C 1993

      Book Background

    2. Sex differences in aggressive incidents towards staff in secure services - Knowles, S, Coyne, S, Brown, S 2008

      Article Background

    3. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book Recommended for Purchase

    4. Subtypes of partner violence perpetrators among male and female psychiatric patients. - Walsh, Z, Swogger, M, O'Connor, B, Schonbrun, Y 2010

      Article Background

  8. Week 6: Reading week 0 items
    Please use this week to conduct your own individual reading around the subject in preparation for your essay.
  9. Week 7: Personality disorders 16 items
    1. Personality disorder: the definitive reader - Gwen Adshead, Caroline Jacob 2009

      Book Background

    2. The assessment of dangerous and severe personality disorder: service use, cost, and consequences - Barbara Barrett, Sarah Byford, Helen Seivewright, Sylvia Cooper 02/2009

      Article Background

    3. Howard Journal Special Issue on Grendon Prison - Howard Journal Special Issue 2010

      Webpage Background All of the articles in this Special Issue on Grendon Prison are likely to be of interest

    4. The Development of Psychopathy - Lynam, D, Gudonis, L 2005

      Article Background

    5. Responsibility and psychopathy: interfacing law, psychiatry and philosophy - Malatesti, Luca, McMillan, J 2010

      Book Background

    6. Severe (Psychopathic) Personality Disorder: A review - Moss, K, Prins, H 2006

      Article Background

    7. Handbook of psychopathy - Patrick, Christopher J. 2008

      Book Background

    8. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book Background

    9. Changes in attitudes to personality disorder on a DSPD unit - Len Bowers, Paola Carr-Walker, Jo Paton, Henk Nijman 09/2005

      Article Background

  10. Week 8: Homicide 13 items
    1. Understanding homicide - Brookman, F 2005

      Book Essential

    2. Mental illness, gender and homicide: A population-based descriptive study - Flynn, S, Abel, K, While, D, Mehta, H 2011

      Article Background

    3. Homicide law reform: Coke v Bumble - revisited and reassessed - Hodgkinson, S, Prins, H 2011

      Article Essential

    4. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book Background

    5. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book Background

    6. Extreme killing: understanding serial and mass murder - Fox, James Alan, Levin, Jack 2012

      Book Background

  11. Week 9: Sex offending 14 items
    1. The law and sex offending - Galloway S, MacPhail S 2008

      Chapter Background

    2. Clinical approaches to working with mentally disordered and sexual offenders - Howells, K, Hollin, C, British Psychological Society 1990

      Book Background

    3. Violent and sexual offenders: assessment, treatment and management - Ireland, J, Ireland, C, Birch, Ph 2009

      Book Background

    4. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book Recommended for Purchase

    5. Innocence betrayed: paedophilia, the media, and society - Silverman, J, Wilson, D 2002

      Book Background

  12. Week 10: Risk assessment and management 10 items
    1. Forensic mental health assessment: a casebook - Heilbrun, K, Marczyk, G, DeMatteo, D 2002

      Book Background

    2. Managing Risk: Clinical Decision-Making in Mental Health Services - Muir-Cochrane, E, Gerace, A, Mosel, K, O'Kane, D 2011

      Article Background

    3. Handbook of public protection - Nash, M, Williams, A 2010

      Book Background

    4. Offenders, deviants or patients?: an introduction to clinical criminology - Herschel A. Prins 2016

      Book Background

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