Evaluation of Sixteen Women's Community Justice Services in Scotland

This document presents the findings of an evaluation of sixteen women’s community justice services in Scotland. The evaluation was conducted by the Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services (IRISS) during 2014-15.

List of Acronyms

Acronym : Definition

CJA : Community Justice Authority

CJSW : Criminal Justice Social Work

CPO : Community Payback Order

CPN : Community Psychiatric Nurse

DBT : Dialectical Behavioural Therapy

DWP : Department of Work and Pensions

FTE : Full Time Equivalent

HTSDS : High Tariff Structured Deferred Sentence

IPT : Interpersonal Psychotherapy

LGBT : Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender

LS/CMI : Level of Service/Case Management Inventory

PF : Procurator Fiscal

PSP : Public Social Partnership

RNR : Risk-Need-Responsivity

SPS : Scottish Prison Service

TWG : Tomorrow's Women Glasgow

WCJS : Women's Community Justice Services

WRO : Welfare Rights Officer


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