Dennie Briggs

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A Life Well Lived

Maxwell Jones - A Memoir

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

A Life Well Lived follows a friendship between two key figures in social psychiatry and the evolution of therapeutic communities. A close friend collaborator of Maxwell Jones, Dennie Briggs recounts the latter's revolutionary work in mental hospitals, prisons and schools, offering a rare insight into the mind of a pioneer in the therapeutic field.

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Dynamic Security

The Democratic Therapeutic Community in Prison

Foreword by John Gunn; Edited by Michael Parker
Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Dynamic Security describes the theory, practice and management of democratic therapeutic communities (TCs) in prisons using clinical examples and case studies. The contributors explore the complexities of working in TCs and the powerful emotional impact generated in the process of therapy in the forensic setting.

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