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The Conflict Tolerance Scale (CTS)
The aim of this project is to gain evidence of the psychometric properties of a forensic ward CTS – a new
conflict tolerance assessment instrument in forensic psychiatry as part of the basis for further initiatives to
reduce the prevalence of mechanical restraint.
Forensic Mental Health Research Unit Middelfart (RFM),Department of Regional Health Research, Faculty of Health Science, University of Southern Denmark & Psychiatric dept. Middelfart, Mental Health Services in the Region of Southern Denmark
Project Core Group
Professor in Forensic Mental Health, PhD, MScN, RN. Institute of Regional Health Research, Faculty of
Health Science, University of Southern Denmark. Head of Research, Dept. of Psychiatry Middelfart, Region
of Southern Denmark.
Søren Fryd Birkeland; Ph.D, Lecturer at the University of Southern Denmark, Chief physician at Odense
Patient data Explorative Network-OPEN.
Jens Peter Hansen, Assistant Professor, PhD, MScn, RN Mental Health Department Esbjerg, University
Clinic & Center for Psychiatric Nursing and Health Research, Institute of Regional Health Research, SDU.
John Baker, Professor, PhD, MPhil, MSc, BNurs (hons), RN. Chair of Mental Health Nursing, School of
Healthcare, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK.