Research Abstract

Dr. Adrian Grounds

Honorary Research Fellow


Fellow of Darwin College.


Research Abstract

Dr Grounds is a forensic psychiatrist with research interests in the needs of mentally disordered prisoners, provision of secure psychiatric services, and the psychological consequences of wrongful imprisonment. Recent research collaborations have included a national study of access to medium secure psychiatric services, an evaluation of Close Supervision Centres, in the Prison Service and a study of the effects of long-term imprisonment amongst a group of republican ex-prisoners in Northern Ireland.