Chapter 8. Maintaining Motivation for Change Using Resources Available in an Offender's Natural Environment

  1. Mary McMurran
  1. Glenn D. Walters

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713471.ch8

Motivating Offenders to Change: A Guide to Enhancing Engagement in Therapy

Motivating Offenders to Change: A Guide to Enhancing Engagement in Therapy

How to Cite

Walters, G. D. (2002) Maintaining Motivation for Change Using Resources Available in an Offender's Natural Environment, in Motivating Offenders to Change: A Guide to Enhancing Engagement in Therapy (ed M. McMurran), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, West Sussex, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713471.ch8

Editor Information

  1. School of Psychology, Cardiff University, UK

Author Information

  1. Federal Correctional Institution-Schuylkill, Pennsylvania, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470845103

Online ISBN: 9780470713471

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Keywords:

  • criminology;
  • robust relationship;
  • criminal conduct;
  • criminal outcomes;
  • recidivism data

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Natural Desistance from Crime

  • A Word About Motivation

  • Motivating Clients to Maintain Change

  • A Case Example

  • Conclusion

  • References