For this assignment, you will write an opinion piece for a local newspaper advocating for the needs of offenders whom you believe has been unethically treated based on their mental health issues, social, or cultural background, or due to the general nature of treatment and assessment in forensic settings. Based on your readings, pick a topic which has resulted in unethical treatment in forensic settings in one form or another.
Find three articles on the topic and include information from these articles in your piece.
Your piece should include:
A clear understanding of the ethical issue in question
Demographics surrounding the ethical issue
Ways in which those working in the mental health field may protect against future ethical issues in this area which should include recommendations for best practices.
Length: 2-3 pages