Psychiatric services to Scottish penal establishments
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Psychiatric services to Scottish penal establishments report of a working group by Scottish Prison Service.

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Published by The Service in [Edinburgh] .
Written in English


  • Scottish Prison Service.

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StatementScottish Prison Service.
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Paginationvii, 55 leaves ;
Number of Pages55
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Open LibraryOL20539833M

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  Timbury was a supporter from within the Scottish psychiatric establishment who recognized that ‘psychiatric patients are particularly vulnerable in periods of unemployment and economic recession. Summary A growing psychiatric service aiming at prevention of future instability, for children in L.C.C. residential establishments, is described. As yet no direct evidence of prophylaxis has emerged, or could be expected to have emerged, but arguments are adduced that the service adds to the happiness and welfare of the children and thus. The mental health services are to be integrated into general health services and are to be made available in each district. Half-way homes, sheltered accommodations, supported accommodations, rehabilitation establishments and services, services to support family of PMI, child and old-age mental health services etc. are also to be established.   Mental health services for the 40% of inmates who have psychological or psychiatric problems are particularly weak. This contributes to self-harming and suicides among prisoners, according to the.