Prison Therapeutic Community HMP Dovegate

Prison Therapeutic Community HMP Dovegate

Site Name

Prison Therapeutic Community HMP Dovegate

Address: Moreton Lane, Marchington Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 8XR

Service(s) provided

Secure, Specialist, Forensic, Assessment, Therapy

There are four treatment Communities (Avalon, Endeavour, Camelot, Genesis) within an overall Therapeutic Prison. The DTC is a high intensity offending behaviour programme for men with longstanding emotional and relationship difficulties that link to their offending.

Suitable for:

The offending history must normally include violence (including robbery) and/or sexual offences; other serious offending is sometimes considered.The motivation of the individual is paramount to successful referral. Standard entry requirements include:

  • Medium and high risk men, usually violent offences, but not always
  • No drug use within at least 2 months prior to referral
  • No self harm within at least 2 months prior to referral
  • Adequate time remaining on sentence (3 years)
  • Admitting responsibility for their offence
  • Not CAT A or on Escape List
  • No current diagnosis of major mental illness
  • Use of psychotropic medication should conform with the Medication Policy
  • Likely to be ineligible for a general TC because of perceived learning disability
  • We are not currently able to accept sex offenders or those who are high scoring psychopaths

Offer:

Group Therapy, Core Creative Psychotherapies, Therapy, Resolve, TSP, BBR

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Opening / Clinic Times

Telephone

01283 829542

Fax

Access to Service

Self referral

Referral Process

Minimum of 18months left of sentence
Sexual offence- Yes
Any prisoner from cat B

Referral forms can be accessed here (Link to uploaded forms)

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Address:

Moreton Lane, Marchington Uttoxeter, Staffordshire, ST14 8XR