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September 2014

Training School 2014

10 September, 2014 - 12 September, 2014
Pompe Foundation,
Nijmegen, Netherlands
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Training School 2014 will focus on 'Active Management of Length of Stay: Forensic Triage and Recovery'  Rationale: The greatest risk on admission to a forensic hospital is prolonged length of stay. It is essential to admit patients to a level of therapeutic security that is proportionate to their need. It is then essential to ensure that detention in a secure hospital is for no longer than necessary. Length of stay can be actively managed by providing effective interventions and monitoring…

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July 2015

Training School 2015 – Quality of Life and Needs in a Forensic Psychiatric Context

14 July, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 17 July, 2015 @ 6:00 pm
University of Primorska,
Muzejski trg 2
Koper, 6000 Slovenia
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Training School 2015 will focus on 'Quality of Life and Needs in a Forensic Psychiatric Context'  Rationale: Treatment in forensic psychiatry is focused on improving mental health and reducing the risk of recidivism of mentally disordered offenders. In long-term forensic psychiatric care this focus shifts. Instead of aiming at re-entry into society, treatment is principally aimed at psychiatric and medical care and optimizing quality of life. In order to offer adequate psychiatric and medical care, the needs of service users residing in…

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September 2015

Training School – Long Stay in Forensic Psychiatric Services

2 September, 2015 - 4 September, 2015
University of Warwick,
Warwick, United Kingdom
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The next training school for the ISCH1302 COST will primarily focus on best practice within long-term forensic psychiatric care in Europe. Experts from the UK and other EU countries will share their experiences of working in long-stay units and the challenges associated with working in such units. The three day training school will be held between 2-4 September 2015 and participants can choose to soak into the varied culture over the following weekend. Day 1 of the school will comprise of…

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September 2016

Training School 2016 – Modern forensic in-patient facility design standards

21 September, 2016 - 23 September, 2016
Folkhälsan house,
Topeliuksenkatu 20
Helsinki, Finland
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The next upcoming training school for the IS1302 COST Action will primarily focus on how to develop modern forensic in-patient facilities. How society defines its basic ethical principles changes in time, and it is a matter of continual ethical, clinical and legal debate where the line between security and therapy is drawn at any given time. By entering into an open, international discussion with clinicians, architects, policy-makers and medico-legal authorities this training school aims to develop our services to a better…

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May 2017

Training School 2017 – Patient and Carer Involvement and Participation in Long Term Forensic Care

17 May, 2017 - 19 May, 2017
Departement Volksgezondheid – Federale Overheid,
Victor Hortaplein 40
Brussels, Belgium
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What is the training school about? The next upcoming training school for the IS1302 COST Action will primarily focus on patient and carer participation and involvement in long term forensic psychiatric care and how this can be realized without compromising risk factors. In almost every country, long term forensic care is a necessary pathway. It is well understood that rehabilitating forensic patients is a process that takes time. The danger on the other hand is that forensic patients can get stuck in the…

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