- Part 1 explores the predominant tensions between forensic and therapeutic agendas;
- Part 2 considers how criminal and ‘insane’ identities and careers may be considered gendered, classed, culturally, and age-dependent experiences, and be related to power and oppression;
- Part 3 examines issues around sex and sexuality in forensic and therapeutic settings;
- Part 4 introduces a range of therapeutic approaches for working with offenders and victims of crime;
- Part 5 covers forensic and therapeutic practices, including programs for the prevention of both mental health issues and offending.