Faculty of Forensic Psychiatry

Chair: Dr Phil Huckle

Vice Chair: Dr Tom Wynne

Forensic psychiatry is a specialty of medicine, based on detailed knowledge of relevant law, criminal and civil justice systems, mental health systems and the relationship between mental disorder, antisocial behaviour and offending.

Our faculties purpose is to provide leadership in the care and treatment of mentally disordered offenders and others needing similar services, including risk assessment and management and the prevention of further harm. Achievement of this requires a consistently high standard of both multidisciplinary and inter-agency working.

Responses & Publications

Published Report (November 2018) (PDF)

A report from her Majesty's Inspectorate of Constabulary and Fire & Rescue Services

Published Report (June 2018) (PDF)

A report by Dr Robert Jones, Wales Governance Centre at Cardiff University  & University of South Wales

Published Report (June 2018) (PDF)

A report by Dr Robert Jones, Wales Governance Centre at Cardiff University  & University of South Wales