The authors aim to provide practical guidance to enable practitioners in the various criminal justice, health and social care agencies to divert mentally disordered offenders from prosecution and custody and to help prevent re-offending.

chapter 3|15 pages

Turning the vision into reality

chapter 4|10 pages

Key points of intervention

chapter 5|9 pages

The role of the prison

chapter 6|10 pages

Diversion into what?

chapter 7|9 pages

Funding and managing a project

chapter 8|9 pages

Record keeping, monitoring and evaluation

chapter 9|6 pages

The future of the project