Mental Health Nursing within Secure Conditions

  • Stephan D. Kirby
  • Denis A. Hart


This chapter seeks to explain the:
  • current part played by mental health nurses in secure or forensic settings;

  • ethical dilemmas mental health nurses face when balancing care, control and custody; and

  • implications for training and professional development.


Mental Health Mental Health Problem Social Care Therapeutic Alliance Secure Condition 
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