Chapter 9. Ethical Issues in Motivating Offenders to Change

  1. Mary McMurran
  1. Ronald Blackburn

Published Online: 9 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713471.ch9

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

Blackburn, R. (2002) Ethical Issues in Motivating Offenders to Change, 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.ch9

Editor Information

  1. School of Psychology, Cardiff University, UK

Author Information

  1. University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

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:

  • ethical justification of psychologists;
  • entail violation;
  • harm and exploitation;
  • psychological treatment methods;
  • mental health practices

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Ethical Justification and Clinical Practice

  • Who is the Client?

  • Goals and Values in Attempts to Change Offenders

  • Consent and Coercion in Changing Offenders

  • Conclusions

  • References