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Book Stars: 4.18 of 5 stars Language of Book: English
Evaluating Sex Offenders: A Manual for Civil Commitments and Beyond
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Date of Publication: April 10th 2002 by Sage Publications, Inc Original Title: Evaluating Sex Offenders (Practical Aspects of Assessing & Treating)
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Related Tags: Psychology More Info: Paperback, 256 pages

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Evaluating Sex Offenders is the first and only "how to" book describing the complete sex offender civil commitment evaluation. Aimed at helping practitioners, clinicians, counselors, and parole officers assess risk and evaluate offenders who have been convicted of a sex crime, the text offers readers a step-by-step description of what examiners need to know, including info Evaluating Sex Offenders is the first and only "how to" book describing the complete sex offender civil commitment evaluation. Aimed at helping practitioners, clinicians, counselors, and parole officers assess risk and evaluate offenders who have been convicted of a sex crime, the text offers readers a step-by-step description of what examiners need to know, including information gathering, interviewing offenders, and writing reports. Chapter topics include: defining risk, data gathering, diagnostic issues, recidivism base rates, risk factor lists, actuarial scales, instrumentation (violent and sexual), the evaluation report, presenting in court, ethical issues.

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