The longer term view: Working with Arnie

 Whilst working in a community drug project I remember walking into work one Monday morning and seeing Arnie’s (not his real name) referral paperwork on my desk.

I had not worked long at...

Gavin Wilkinson
12 October 2018

Mental health in prison a growing problem

The border between prison and the outside community appears to be particularly open to people with mental health problems.

In 1997, the Office of National Statistics (ONS) published a...

Professor Paul Bebbington
16 December 2016

Death at the hands of the law

Earlier this month The Times ran a series of pieces about the mounting pressures on the police.

At the serious end, the police faced a...

Richard Garside
31 March 2016

Institutional care and poverty: evidence and policy review

This review, sponsored by the Joseph Rowntree Foundation, examined international evidence about the links between institutional care and poverty in order to identify strategies for reducing the risks in the four countries of the UK.
Dr Roger Grimshaw, Rebecca Roberts, Paul Bebbington, Monica Dowling, Dr Courtney Hougham
26 August 2014