Chapter 12. Risk–Needs Assessment and Allocation to Offender Programmes

  1. James McGuire
  1. Clive R. Hollin

Published Online: 13 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713464.ch12

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

Hollin, C. R. (2002) Risk–Needs Assessment and Allocation to Offender Programmes, 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.ch12

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. Centre for Applied Psychology, University of Leicester, 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:

  • offender treatment;
  • service delivery;
  • recidivism;
  • forensic practitioners;
  • criminological literature

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Assessment of Risk

  • Outcome in Risk Assessment

  • Actuarial Prediction

  • Predicting Offending

  • Risk: a Summary

  • Risk Into Need

  • Client Management Classification

  • Conclusion

  • References