Management for released prisoners with severe and enduring mental illness - Trials Platform

Lead Research Organisation: University of Manchester
Department Name: Medical and Human Sciences

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Publications

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Description Bradley Review on Diversion of people with mental illness
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Participation in a national consultation
Impact We advised the Bradley Review on diversion from custody, influencing recommendations about mental health care engagement in the community for people in contact with the criminal justice system. Department of health offender health strategy (improving health for supporting Justice 2009
 
Description Department of Health Offender Health Strategy
Geographic Reach National 
Policy Influence Type Participation in a national consultation
Impact We advised the DH offender healthcare strategy influencing recommendations about mental health care engagement in the community for people in contact with the criminal justice system.
 
Description Service delivery and organisation program
Amount £894,224 (GBP)
Organisation National Institute for Health Research 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 01/2012 
End 01/2015
 
Description CTI Full RCT 
Organisation Columbia University
Department Mailman School of Public Health
Country United States 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Developing the successful bid for the CTI Full
Collaborator Contribution New research developmentsNew research developments
Impact -
Start Year 2009
 
Description CTI Full RCT 
Organisation King's College London
Department Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology & Neuroscience
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution Developing the successful bid for the CTI Full
Collaborator Contribution New research developmentsNew research developments
Impact -
Start Year 2009
 
Description Dr Steven Lane - Liverpool 
Organisation University of Liverpool
Department Centre for Health Evaluation and Medical Statistics
Country United Kingdom 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution NA
Collaborator Contribution Nature of collaboration: Scientific collaboration. To provide expertise on all statistical aspects of the study inc. design and analysis across the life of the project.
Impact NA
 
Description Professor Ezra Susser and Dr Dan Herman- Columbia 
Organisation Columbia University
Department Department of Epidemiology
Country United States 
Sector Academic/University 
PI Contribution NA
Collaborator Contribution Nature of collaboration: To advise on adaptation and implementation of Critical Time Intervention (Susser et al., 1997) for released prisoners; advise on training of Cl] managers; membership of steering group across the life of the project.
Impact NA
 
Title Critical Time Intervention for released prisoners with severe mental illness 
Description The intervention offers a structured, intensive method of supporting people with severe mental illness upon their release from prison. The MRC funding allowed us to complete a feasibility trial and we are now in the contracting stage with a branch of the NIHR for them to fund a full RCT. 
Type Therapeutic Intervention - Psychological/Behavioural
Current Stage Of Development Refinement. Non-clinical
Year Development Stage Completed 2010
Development Status Under active development/distribution
Impact The results of the trial should significant improvement in engagement with mental health services upon release from prison. This has implications for health and social outcomes, and upon criminal recidivism in a particularly hard to engage group. 
 
Description Conference presentation - BERLIN FORENSICS CONFERENCE 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? Yes
Primary Audience Health professionals
Results and Impact 100 health professionals attended for each event

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Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2011
 
Description Conference presentations VIENNA FORESNICS CONFERENCE 
Form Of Engagement Activity A formal working group, expert panel or dialogue
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Primary Audience Health professionals
Results and Impact we presented at the International Asociation of Forensic Mental Health Services Conference in Vienna, July 2008 as part of a 2 hour symposium about offender healthcare. Received very positive feedback

This had led to high level discussions at the DH and Ministry of Justice about the feasibility of the model.
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2008