This research has come at the right time when there is a heightened concern on how to address this problem and ensure that the racial minorities enjoy their rights to health just like any other race in UK.
Major limitations would be the hesitations to bring forth honest answers to the questionnaire. This may bring challenges in that, health officials may be unwilling to open up as that may be in contravention to their code of conduct and professional regulations.
The overall goal of the research is to better understand how the black people in the community have been isolated trhough poor access system and to develop strategies to reduce this isolation. To move in that direction, the following research questions will be pursued: -
By answering the above questions, the researcher hopes that solutions, measures and strategies would be developed to curb the problem and provide long lasting solutions to the problems highlighted. These strategies and measures will hopefully lead to decreased cases of black people and ethnic minorities detained in secure psychiatric settings.
The study shall seek to identify causes of increased incidences of psychiatric disorders amongst blacks and ethnic minorities. This is beneficial in that, the findings shall be used to offer suggestions to the government and other stakeholders on how the government can intervene to solve the problem which is clearly threatening to get out of control. Secondly, the research is beneficial in that, it will inform the stakeholders and the general public on the status of the black people and ethnic minorities detained in secure psychiatric settings with an aim of making the community to appreciate the need for a reliable, organized, secure and dependable mental health system. By studying on how the blacks are affected by the psychiatric setting, the researcher shall help the community see the impact of an oppressive and imbalanced social services system and therefore appreciate the need for a more rational health system which would take care of the special needs of the blacks especially in regard to mortality and morbidity.
Thirdly the research will bring in new and fresh insights as to how the blacks are affected by the current health crisis as well try to quantify the loss suffered as a result of the problem. Such insights are very necessary as they guide policy makers in devising ideal policies as well changing any rules or policies which serve as impediments to the solution of the health sector problems.
2.0 Literature review
Although there are no many research studies which have been carried out on this field, the research managed to draw from a few literature sources mainly journals, textbooks, as well as internet sites which provided in-depth information regarding the problem. The literature is presented in this section of the research with an aim of