Predicting Risk of Sexual Recidivism in Juveniles: Predictive Validity of the J-SOAP-II

  1. Anthony R. Beech,
  2. Leam A. Craig and
  3. Kevin D. Browne
  1. Robert A. Prentky,
  2. Ann Pimental,
  3. Deborah J. Cavanaugh and
  4. Sue Righthand

Published Online: 28 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470714362.ch15

Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook

Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook

How to Cite

Prentky, R. A., Pimental, A., Cavanaugh, D. J. and Righthand, S. (2009) Predicting Risk of Sexual Recidivism in Juveniles: Predictive Validity of the J-SOAP-II, in Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook (eds A. R. Beech, L. A. Craig and K. D. Browne), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470714362.ch15

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 2 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470019009

Online ISBN: 9780470714362

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Keywords:

  • risk prediction;
  • sexual recidivism;
  • management decisions;
  • predictive validity;
  • risk assessment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Review of Risk Predictors

  • Method

  • Terminology

  • Participants

  • Procedure for Data Collection

  • The J-Soap-II Scale

  • Discussion

  • Conclusion