After a Guilty Verdict; Treatment Programmes
Cognitive skills programme
Before a criminal can act out a crime, we can assume they have criminal thoughts before. The Cognitive skills programme aims to change the thought processes of criminals to prevent re - offending. If you change away a person thinks, you change away a person acts.
In order for CBT to be effective:
- It should be well delivered by competent therapists.
- Prisoners must have reasonably high IQ.
- Prisoners must also…