Institutional staff training procedures

Criminology Research Council grant ; (20/73)

Seven separate reports have been prepared as a result of this research, and many of these have been submitted for publication in academic journals. The titles of these papers are:

  • Manual for coding of delinquent behaviour
  • The validity of a behavioural rating scale, application of a psycho-physical technique
  • Mutual contingencies between staff and inmates within a maximum security institution for female delinquents
  • A teaching manual for use by paraprofessionals in corrective institutions and group homes
  • Behaviour therapy: new tactics for occupational therapists
  • The need for accountability and techniques of evaluation
  • Necessary steps in designing a successful contract