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Crime and mental disorder

John Monahan

Crime and mental disorder

by John Monahan

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, National Institute of Justice in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • People with mental disabilities and crime -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Monahan and Henry J. Steadman
    SeriesResearch in brief
    ContributionsSteadman, Henry J, National Institute of Justice (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 folded sheet (6 p.) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15577203M

    Fear of crime is associated with poorer mental health and greater limitations in physical functioning. Participants reporting high levels of fear (i.e., those in the top tertile) were 50% more likely to exhibit symptoms of common mental disorder and more than 90% more likely to exhibit symptoms of depression than were those with the lowest levels.   The largest crime-reducing benefit of helping persons with mental illness would be in reducing crimes against the mentally ill. Some types of severe mental illness .

    Juvenile Justice Guide Book for Legislators. Without treatment, the child may continue on a path of delinquency and eventually adult crime. Effective assessments of and comprehensive responses to court-involved juveniles with mental health needs to a mental disorder or developmental disability.   This Reporter Took a Deep Look Into the Science of Smoking Pot. What He Found Is Scary. Alex Berenson’s new book delves into research linking heavy use with violent crime and mental illness.

      The vast majority of our discussions about crime, police encounters that go wrong, treatment failures and recidivism may be explained by the fact that offenders we encounter can be very troubled people with brain injuries, PTSD, and mental health . The Role of Mental Disorder and Substance Abuse in Predicting Violent Crime Among Released Offenders / Linda A. Teplin, Gary M. McClelland and Karen M. Abram Psychopathy, Mental Disorder, and Crime / Robert D. Hare and Stephen D. Hart --pt. II. Risk Factors for Violent Behavior


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