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La chiusura degli OPG: un’altra occasione perduta? (The closing of Forensic Psychiatric Hospitals in Italy: Another missed opportunity?)
Journal Title:  PSICOTERAPIA E SCIENZE UMANE
Author/s: Giovanni De Girolamo
Year: 2016 Issue: 1 language: Italian Pages: 2 Pg. 141-142 FullText PDF: 19 KB
DOI: 10.3280/PU2016-001012
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Three problems are critically discussed regarding the openings of "Residences for the Execution of Safety Measures" (REMS) as alternative to Forensic Psychiatric Hospitals in Italy: the illusion that a change of treatment setting implies a change of treatment itself; the lack of training for mental health professionals; the absence of a nationwide research on epidemiology and utilization of psychiatric services.

Keywords: Violence, mental disorders, reiteration, risk factors, course of illness


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Giovanni De Girolamo, La chiusura degli OPG: un’altra occasione perduta? in "PSICOTERAPIA E SCIENZE UMANE" 1/2016, pp. 141-142, DOI:10.3280/PU2016-001012

     


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