An area in dire need of critical thinking

Patrick Larsson reviews 'Mad or Bad? A Critical Approach to Counselling and Forensic Psychology'.

Vossler and colleagues have produced a timely and informative book that can serve as a gateway for students and practitioners interested in furthering their understanding of critical thinking in forensics as well as mental health theory in general. It covers a wide range of topics relevant to forensic work, but also to non-forensic therapeutic settings.

The book is divided into five sections, which cover areas such as ‘setting the scene’, ‘identities’, ‘sex and


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