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Title Dangerous patients : a psychodynamic approach to risk assessment and management / edited by Ronald Doctor ; editorial assistance by Sarah Nettleton ; foreword by Pamela Taylor
Published London ; New York : Karnac, 2003


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 140 pages)
Series Forensic psychotherapy monograph series
Forensic psychotherapy monograph series.
Contents Introduction / Ronald Doctor -- Pathways of risk: the past, the present, and the unconscious / Daniel Antebi -- Assessment of violence in medium-secure units / Ian Treasaden -- Risk assessment in general psychiatry: a psychoanalytic perspective / Richard Lucas -- The psychodynamic assessment of violence in the general medical hospital, or, taking the "non-body" seriously / John Lowe -- Psychoanalytic aspects to the risk containment of dangerous patients treated in high-security hospital / Carine Minne -- Containment and countertransference issues in a violent borderline patient / Mary Brownescombe Heller -- Risk-taking in the assessment of maternal abilities / Estela V. Welldon -- The role of violence in perverse psychopathology / Ronald Doctor -- Envy and violence in confused sexuality / Kristian Aleman
Summary Bringing together a well-respected group of clinicians, this text explores the controversial and very topical subject of risk assessment with violent patients
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 127-134) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Violence -- Psychological aspects
Violence in psychiatric hospitals.
Aggressiveness -- Treatment
Forensic Psychiatry -- methods
Risk Assessment -- methods
Dangerous Behavior
Mentally Ill Persons
Violence -- psychology
PSYCHOLOGY -- Psychotherapy -- General.
Violence in psychiatric hospitals.
Violence -- Psychological aspects.
Psychiatrische patiënten.
Psychoanalytische interpretatie.
Hôpital psychiatrique.
Comportement agressif.
Analyse comportementale.
Gestion des risques.
Évaluation des risques.
Form Electronic book
Author Doctor, Ronald M. (Ronald Manual)
ISBN 9781849403825