What Works in Offender Rehabilitation: An Evidence-Based Approach to Assessment and Treatment

What Works in Offender Rehabilitation: An Evidence-Based Approach to Assessment and Treatment

Editor(s): Leam A. Craig, Louise Dixon, Theresa A. Gannon

Published Online: 31 MAR 2013

Print ISBN: 9781119974574

Online ISBN: 9781118320655

DOI: 10.1002/9781118320655

About this Book

This comprehensive volume summarizes the contemporary evidence base for offender assessment and rehabilitation, evaluating commonly used assessment frameworks and intervention strategies in a complete guide to best practice when working with a variety of offenders.

  • Presents an up-to-date  review of 'what works' in offer assessment and rehabilitation, along with discussion of contemporary attitudes and translating theory into practice
  • Includes assessment and treatment for different offender types across a range of settings
  • Internationally renowned contributors include James McGuire, James Bonta, Clive Hollin, Anthony Beech, Tony Ward, William Lindsay, Karl Hanson, Ray Novaco and William Marshall

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Introduction

    1. Chapter 3

      Creating Ideological Space (pages 50–68)

      Cheryl Lero Jonson, Francis T. Cullen and Jennifer L. Lux

  2. Part II: What Works in Offender Assessment

  3. Part III: What Works in Offender Rehabilitation

    1. Chapter 10

      What Works in Reducing Sexual Offending (pages 173–191)

      William L. Marshall1, Liam E. Marshall1, Geris A. Serran and Matt D. O'Brien

    1. Chapter 13

      What Works in Reducing Substance-Related Offending? (pages 237–254)

      John R. Weekes, Andrea E. Moser, Michael Wheatley and Flora I. Matheson

  4. Part IV: What Works in Secure Settings

    1. Chapter 25

      Group or Individual Therapy in the Treatment of Sexual Offenders (pages 452–467)

      Geris A. Serran, William L. Marshall, Liam E. Marshall and Matt D. O'Brien

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