Juvenile sexual offenders : a comprehensive guide to risk evaluation / by Phil Rich.
By: Rich, Phil.Material type: BookPublisher: Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons, c2009ISBN: 9780470206331 (cloth : alk. paper).Subject(s): Teenage sex offenders -- Risk assessment | Teenage sex offenders -- Evaluation | Juvenile Delinquency -- psychology | Sex Offenses -- psychology | Adolescent | Child | Models, Psychological | Risk assessmentOnline resources: Table of contents only
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.