Forensic Psychiatric Nursing Resources

Journal Articles

Web Site Resources


  • Aiyegbusi, A., & Clarke-Moore (eds.) (2008). Therapeutic relationships with offenders: an introduction to the psychodynamics of forensic mental health nursing. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.
  • Collins, M., Woods, P., & Kettles, A. (2001) Therapeutic interventions for forensic mental health nurses. London: Jessica Kingsley Publishers.
  • Greenfield, D. P., & Gottschalk, J. A. (2008) Writing forensic reports: a guide for mental health professionals. New York: Springer Publishing Company.
  • Rogers, R., & Shulman, D. (2010) Fundamentals of forensic practice: mental health and criminal law. New York: Springer Publishing Company


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