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Section 1: Setting the scene

(1.1) Section 1: Setting the scene

(1.2) Interactive exercise: international comparisons: annual homicide rate per 100,000 population

(1.3) International comparisons

(1.4) Circumstances

(1.5) Victims (England and Wales)

(1.6) Interactive exercise: categorisation of intra-familial homicides

(1.7) Clinical vignette

(1.8) Reflection: suggested answers

(1.9) The offender pathway (I): pre-arrest to trial (with audio)

(1.10) Investigating the relationship between mental disorder and homicide

(1.11) What proportion of homicides are perpetrated by people with mental disorder?

(1.12) Characteristics of mentally ill perpetrators

(1.13) Section 1: Recap

(1.14) Section 1: Summary

 

Section 2: Homicide and mental disorder

(2.1) Section 2: Homicide and mental disorder

(2.2) Schizophrenia and related psychotic disorders

(2.3) The association between schizophrenia and homicide

(2.4) The association between schizophrenia and homicide

(2.5) The association between schizophrenia and homicide

(2.6) Clinical vignette: excerpt from the clinical interview

(2.7) Suggested answers

(2.8) Affective disorder

(2.9) Homicide followed by suicide

(2.10) Homicide followed by suicide: suspects and victims

(2.11) Infant homicides and filicide

(2.12) Personality disorders

(2.13) Substance use disorders

(2.14) Other mental disorders

(2.15) Psychiatric consequences in offenders and survivors of homicide

(2.16) Section 2: Recap

(2.17) Section 2: Summary

 

Section 3: Legal considerations

(3.1) Section 3: Legal considerations

(3.2) Legal definitions

(3.3) Defences to murder

(3.4) The offender pathway (II): trial to sentencing (with audio)

(3.5) Reflection

(3.6) Suggested answers

(3.7) Diminished responsibility (England & Wales)

(3.8) Diminished responsibility in practice

(3.9) Is the rate of mentally abnormal homicides changing?

(3.10) Is the rate of mentally abnormal homicides changing?

(3.11) Suicide pacts

(3.12) Infanticide

(3.13) Legal defences in Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland

(3.14) Intoxication and diminished responsibility

(3.15) The offender pathway (III): psychiatric interventions after sentencing (with audio)

(3.16) Recidivism and recall

(3.17) Homicide inquiries

(3.18) Are mentally abnormal homicides predictable?

(3.19) Preventing mentally abnormal homicides: recommendations from the literature

(3.20) Section 3: Recap

(3.21) Section 3: Summary

 

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