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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Mental Health


Local Authority area:


Primary Courts of relevance:

Stirling Sheriff and JP Courts

All information provided by:

Stirling Community Justice Partnership

Stirling Community Justice Information

Published: 17 September 2021

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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Mental Health

Interventions suitable for

Those assessed as suitable by Justice Social Work and a mental health professional where identified structured intervention would support.

Programme Title and Provider

Treatment: mental health

Details of all Specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

Mental Health Treatment Requirements are available to the Stirling Courts and can be supervised by Justice Social Work. The Court will need to be satisfied that the treatment is available and advice will be given on this in the Criminal Justice Social Work Reports.
Justice Social Work has a Community Psychiatric Nurse attached to it 2 days a week in Stirling, providing a direct service to people not engaged in other services as well as a consultative role to JSW staff.
This work has been adapted to be delivered under Covid 19 restrictions.

Possible Outcomes

Improved health / wellbeing and associated benefits.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention

Assessment of suitability via Criminal Justice Social Work Reports. Delivered as a sentence of the court.