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Edited by the Head of Psychology for HM Prison Service and theNational Probation Service, and fully updated to take account ofstructural changes within these Services, Psychology inPrisons takes an in-depth look at the work of psychologists inprisons strengthened by in-depth consideration of diversity issuessuch as age, gender, socio-economic group, sexuality andethnicity.
Focuses exclusively on the prison environment and prioritisespractical information for practitioners working in prisons
Contextualises psychological work in prisons, and coversevidence based practice in key areas such as drug misuse and sexoffending
Focused on the needs of the client group
Features a section on the practicalities of psychologicalassessment and interventions