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The Resource Evaluating sex offenders : a manual for civil commitments and beyond, Dennis M. Doren

Evaluating sex offenders : a manual for civil commitments and beyond, Dennis M. Doren

Label
Evaluating sex offenders : a manual for civil commitments and beyond
Title
Evaluating sex offenders
Title remainder
a manual for civil commitments and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Dennis M. Doren
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
& Nbsp; 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
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
MHW
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Doren, Dennis M
Dewey number
364.15/3
Index
index present
LC call number
KF9325
LC item number
.D67 2002
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
KF9325
NAL item number
.D67 2002
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex offenders
  • Mentally ill
  • Délinquants sexuels
  • Internement (Psychiatrie)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Mentally ill
  • Sex offenders
  • United States
Label
Evaluating sex offenders : a manual for civil commitments and beyond, Dennis M. Doren
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Relevant components of sex offender civil commitment laws: the evaluation "referral questions" -- Procedures for conducting the assessment -- Diagnostic issues within sex offender civil commitment assessments: defining relevant paraphilias -- Diagnostic issues within sex offender civil commitment assessments: diagnostic issues beyond the paraphilias -- Using risk assessment instrumentation -- Recidivism base rates -- Clinical adjustments -- The evaluation report and court testimony -- Ethical issues
Control code
809771616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781412990059
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781452212289
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809771616
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
Evaluating sex offenders : a manual for civil commitments and beyond, Dennis M. Doren
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 229-236) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Relevant components of sex offender civil commitment laws: the evaluation "referral questions" -- Procedures for conducting the assessment -- Diagnostic issues within sex offender civil commitment assessments: defining relevant paraphilias -- Diagnostic issues within sex offender civil commitment assessments: diagnostic issues beyond the paraphilias -- Using risk assessment instrumentation -- Recidivism base rates -- Clinical adjustments -- The evaluation report and court testimony -- Ethical issues
Control code
809771616
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781412990059
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781452212289
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)809771616
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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