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Evidence & Impact

The Intervention Hub is primarily based on Computerised Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CCBT) which is an endorsed treatment by the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence (NICE). However, the Intervention Hub also incorporates other theoretical models such as:

  • Mindfulness
  • Desistance Theory
  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT)
  • Cycle of Change
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Pro Social Modelling.

 

Before implementation, all our programmes were extensively piloted to build an evidence base and strong track record. To do this, we tested our programmes in both England and the Isle of Man.

 

Key Results following Delivery of our Services

71% of Service Users showed positive change in thinking and attitudes

89% Believe the interventions positively helped their clients

68% Completed the programme on their own device

78% of Service Users would recommend it

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Thinking Skills Hub

Mr B, age 26, Involved with the CJS from an early age, completed the Thinking Skills Hub. One of the biggest areas of improvement was Mr B’s recognition of  factors that were causing him to offend, and efforts towards remaining offence free.

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Emotional Wellbeing Hub

Ms F was able to develop her resilience by addressing  negative thoughts and countering it with helpful thoughts such as: “They are just having a bad day”. By using alternative, more positive thoughts and self-talk Ms F was able to overcome.

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Domestic Abuse Hub

On completion of the Domestic Abuse Hub, Mr C’s attitudes and beliefs towards relationships and parenting had significantly improved. He was able to distinguish between healthy and unhealthy relationships. 

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Alcohol Awareness Hub

The Alcohol Awareness Hub helped Mr G recognise that his alcohol use had not only caused several physical and mental health problems but also caused relationship problems with friends and family.

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Thinking Skills Hub

Mr T not only achieved his goal  but eventually gained Parole and is now a family unit again with his once ex-partner and their child. The Thinking Skills hub gave him the focus and belief in himself.

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Women's Programme Hub

Ms K had already completed Victim Awareness and Thinking Skills, fully engaging in both.  The effort she put in to her self-development led us to suggest the Women’s Programme to her.

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Our Impact Evaluation Report

An impact evaluation of the first ten computerised congnitive bheavioural therapy programmes. 

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Hate Crime Hub

How individuals have benefitted from the Hate Crime Hub