Professor David Best is Professor of criminology at the University of Derby, leading research into work on desistance from offending, recovery capital and pathways to addiction recovery. Also Honorary Professor of Regulation and Global Governance at the Australian National University and Chair of the BSC Prison Research Network
His Keynote speech will cover the latest thinking in transformation and recovery and how to map and measure change and outcomes. Providing a general overview of recovery and then in-depth exploration about the importance of assertive engagement and connection into recovery groups and communities. The talk will present new data about recovery pathways.
Villa Marina, Douglas Isle of Man