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Section 1: The association between mental illness and violence

(1.1) Section 1: The association between mental illness and violence

(1.2) Most violence is unrelated to mental illness

(1.3) Evidence demonstrating an association between mental illness and an increased risk of violence

(1.4) Video: mental illness and violence

(1.5) National Confidential Inquiry into Suicide and Homicide by People with Mental Illness (NCISH)

(1.6) NCISH: diagnosis in homicide in England

(1.7) Association between mental illness and being a victim of violence

(1.8) How much does mental illness contribute to overall rates of violence within the community?

(1.9) Video: contribution of mental illness to overall rates of violence

(1.10) Describing violence

(1.11) Section 1: Recap

(1.12) Section 1: Summary

 

Section 2: Violence risk assessment

(2.1) Section 2: Violence risk assessment

(2.2) Risk: definitions

(2.3) Video: static and dynamic risk factors

(2.4) Interactive exercise: risk factors

(2.5) Risk factors for violence in psychosis

(2.6) Video: vulnerability to influence

(2.7) Ways to assess risk

(2.8) Video: HCR-20

(2.9) Risk assessment tools

(2.10) Unreliable prediction of high-risk patients

(2.11) Reflection: the base rate

(2.12) Suggested answer

(2.13) OxMIV 

(2.14) Interactive exercise: statistical terms

(2.15) Problems with risk assessment

(2.16) Should psychiatrists assess risk of violence?

(2.17) NICE guidance

(2.18) Self report

(2.19) Section 2: Recap

(2.20) Section 2: Summary

 

Section 3: Management of risk of violence

(3.1) Section 3: Management of risk of violence

(3.2) Video: general principles of management

(3.3) General principles of violence risk management

(3.4) Royal College of Psychiatrists recommendations

(3.5) NCISH recommendations

(3.6) Using violence risk assessment to improve management

(3.7) Pharmacotherapy

(3.8) Video: psychological interventions

(3.9) Reflection: risk and respect for autonomy

(3.10) Suggested answer

(3.11) Section 3: Recap

(3.12) Section 3: Summary

 

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