Rich, Phil.

Juvenile sexual offenders : a comprehensive guide to risk evaluation / by Phil Rich. - Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2009.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

The concept of risk in adults and adolescents -- The fifth question : why risk assessment? -- A theory of and model for risk assessment -- Risk assessment in children and adolescents -- Distinctions and heterogeneity among juvenile sexual offenders -- Case studies in heterogeneity -- Risk factors for juvenile sexual abuse -- The power of protection : protective factors and risk -- Distinguishing sexual abusive behavior from other sexualized behaviors -- Assessing risk in children with sexual behavior problems -- The comprehensive assessment of risk -- Projecting risk : tools for risk assessment -- Using the instruments -- Reviewing available and in development instruments -- Practice guidelines and processes for comprehensive risk.

9780470206331 (cloth : alk. paper)


Teenage sex offenders--Risk assessment.
Teenage sex offenders--Evaluation.
Juvenile Delinquency--psychology.
Sex Offenses--psychology.
Models, Psychological.
Risk assessment.

RJ506.S48 .R528 2009