'My job is to deradicalise the UK's most extreme terrorists in prison' | ITV News

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Published on 29 Jul 2021, 22:15
The psychologist charged with trying to reform the UK's most extreme terrorists has spoken exclusively to ITV News about how she tries to deradicalise them.

Dr Zainab Al-Ataar works one to one with prisoners convicted of the worst terror attacks seen in Britain and has spoken for the first time about whether she can ever be sure terrorists claiming they want to reform are telling the truth.

ITV News has been given unprecedented access to HMP Full Sutton and HMP Frankland, where Dr Al-Ataar told us their evaluations are “forensic” - though it can take more than a decade for the offenders to even begin reflecting on their crimes.

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