Independent Forensic Mental Health Review: final report

This final report sets out the Review's recommendations for change. A summary and easy read version are also available.

Acronyms and abbreviations

ADHD - Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

ASD - Autism Spectrum Disorder

CAMHS - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services

CFMHT - Community Forensic Mental Health Team

COPFS - Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service

CPA -  Care Programme Approach

ECHR - European Convention on Human Rights

FASD - Foetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder

FCAMHS - Forensic Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services

IPCU - Intensive Psychiatric Care Unit

ISD -  Information and Statistics Division of NHS National Services Scotland

MAPPA - Multi-Agency Public Protection Arrangements

MDT - Multi-Disciplinary Team

MoP - Memorandum of Procedure on Restricted Patients

NSAIS - National Secure Adolescent Inpatient Service

NSD -National Services Division of NHS National Services Scotland

PANEL - A human rights based approach of Participation, Accountability, Non-discrimination, Equality, Empowerment and Legality

SOLS - NHS Lothian’s Serious Offender Liaison Service

STAR - NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde’s Specialist Treatment Addressing Risk service

SUS - Suspension of Detention

The Tribunal - Mental Health Tribunal for Scotland



Back to top