Characteristics and needs of long stay patients in high and medium
secure care: implications for service ( C.A.N.L.I.S )

We will describe:

  • Characteristics of long-stay patients including sociodemographics, psychopathology, criminal history and risk
  • Their care pathways and reasons for prolonged stay
  • Their current and future mental health, psychosocial and service needs through file review and information from responsible clinicians

Develop a categorization of long-stay patients according to current presentation and future needs.