Chapter 10. Recent Developments in the Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Offenders

  1. James McGuire
  1. Anthony Beech1 and
  2. Ruth Mann2

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713464.ch10

Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment: Effective Programmes and Policies to Reduce Re-Offending

Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment: Effective Programmes and Policies to Reduce Re-Offending

How to Cite

Beech, A. and Mann, R. (2002) Recent Developments in the Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Offenders, in Offender Rehabilitation and Treatment: Effective Programmes and Policies to Reduce Re-Offending (ed J. McGuire), John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470713464.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Department of Clinical Psychology, University of Liverpool, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    School of Psychology, University of Birmingham, UK

  2. 2

    Offending Behaviour Programmes Unit, HM Prison Service, London, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471987611

Online ISBN: 9780470713464

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Keywords:

  • sexual offenders;
  • behavioural therapy;
  • social skills;
  • empathy training;
  • relapse prevention

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Theory Development

  • New Developments in Research and Treatment

  • Issues in Working with Sexual Offenders

  • Treatment Effectiveness

  • Conclusions

  • Notes

  • References