The University of Southampton
University of Southampton Institutional Repository

Prison reform in Serbia: a case for mental health

Prison reform in Serbia: a case for mental health
Prison reform in Serbia: a case for mental health
This article outlines the findings of the recent research in the field of prison mental health care in Serbia, in light of the recent developments in the Serbian criminal justice system and the development of community mental health care services. The article notes paucity of research in this area, which is a reflection of the unfavorable position of offender care on the Serbian prison agenda. The authors emphasize the need for dedicated mental health legislation as well as the development of mental health services in prisons, which would mirror the developments in the community. Other suggestions for the development of prison mental health care are discussed in the text
0020-7411
64-70
Gojkovic, Dina
fcdfd55b-a2f9-4632-bd8a-847f98c49669
Brooker, Charlie
e0024993-9935-4af8-8409-031aabcd590c
Owen, Sara
028a1f48-f69f-4a7d-ba86-d8be3b86c58c
Gojkovic, Dina
fcdfd55b-a2f9-4632-bd8a-847f98c49669
Brooker, Charlie
e0024993-9935-4af8-8409-031aabcd590c
Owen, Sara
028a1f48-f69f-4a7d-ba86-d8be3b86c58c

Gojkovic, Dina, Brooker, Charlie and Owen, Sara (2010) Prison reform in Serbia: a case for mental health. International Journal of Mental Health, 39 (3), 64-70. (doi:10.2753/IMH0020-7411390304).

Record type: Article

Abstract

This article outlines the findings of the recent research in the field of prison mental health care in Serbia, in light of the recent developments in the Serbian criminal justice system and the development of community mental health care services. The article notes paucity of research in this area, which is a reflection of the unfavorable position of offender care on the Serbian prison agenda. The authors emphasize the need for dedicated mental health legislation as well as the development of mental health services in prisons, which would mirror the developments in the community. Other suggestions for the development of prison mental health care are discussed in the text

Full text not available from this repository.

More information

Published date: 2010
Organisations: Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology

Identifiers

Local EPrints ID: 346232
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/346232
ISSN: 0020-7411
PURE UUID: ba4d3586-b357-4204-87ab-1ae83596a0b1

Catalogue record

Date deposited: 20 Dec 2012 11:19
Last modified: 16 Jul 2019 21:48

Export record

Altmetrics

Contributors

Author: Dina Gojkovic
Author: Charlie Brooker
Author: Sara Owen

University divisions

Download statistics

Downloads from ePrints over the past year. Other digital versions may also be available to download e.g. from the publisher's website.

View more statistics

Atom RSS 1.0 RSS 2.0

Contact ePrints Soton: eprints@soton.ac.uk

ePrints Soton supports OAI 2.0 with a base URL of http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/cgi/oai2

This repository has been built using EPrints software, developed at the University of Southampton, but available to everyone to use.

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. If you continue without changing your settings, we will assume that you are happy to receive cookies on the University of Southampton website.

×