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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Treatment of offenders in Britain. New York: Reference Division, British Information Services, The treatment of offenders in Britain.. [Great Britain. Central Office of Information. Reference Division.] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Great Britain. Central Office of Information. Reference Division. OCLC Number: Description: 36 pages 24 cm. Series Title. In the second part, the book looks at the part that particular agencies such as the Probation Service, prison and non-statutory organisations have played in the treatment of offenders. Leam Craig is a Consultant Forensic Clinical Psychologist in private practice, and Professor of Forensic Psychology at the University of Birmingham, UK. He is the co-author of Assessing Risk in Sex Offenders (Wiley-Blackwell, ), and a co-editor of the Wiley-Blackwell titles Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders (), Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Offenders .
In the second part, the book looks at the part that particular agencies such as the Probation Service, prison and non-statutory organisations have played in the treatment of offenders. In the s and s there was some evidence that treating offenders worked (Bailey, ; Logan, ). However in , Martinson conducted a review of treatment studies and concluded that nothing works in the treatment of offenders (Martinson, ). A comprehensive resource for practitioners working with sexual offenders. Discusses assessments and interventions, as well as providing a comprehensive literature review There are aro convictions or cautions for sexual offences in the UK each year; early evidence suggests that treatment programmes can halve re-conviction rates. Stinson and Becker outline a rigorous, empirically grounded approach to treatment, in a style that is accessible and clear. This book needs to be on the shelf of anyone assessing or treating someone who has committed a sexual offense. "This manual addresses a vital criminal justice and public health by:
The present Introductory Handbook on the Prevention of Recidivism and the Social Reintegration of Offenders is part of a series of practical tools developed by the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) to support countries in preventing crime, implementing criminal justice reforms and strengthening the rule of law. TheseFile Size: 1MB. "An eclectic collection of chapters which cover all aspects of scholarly understanding concerning sex offenders, Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook will prove invaluable to researchers, practitioners and students interested in furthering their understanding of this often complex offender group/5(10). About this book. Introduction. This rigorous survey offers a comprehensive rethinking of the assessment and treatment of sexual offenders for a bold challenge to practitioners. It critiques what we understand about offenders and the mechanisms of offending behaviors, and examines how this knowledge can best be used to reduce offending and. Report of the Departmental Committee on the Treatment of Young Offenders : March, Volume of Cmd. (Great Britain. Parliament) [Parliament. Papers by command] Authors: Great Britain. Home Office. Committee on the Treatment of Young Offenders, Sir Thomas Francis Molony: Publisher: H.M. Stationery Office, Original from: the.