Chapter 4. Static Factors Associated with Sexual Recidivism

  1. Leam A. Craig PhD, MSc, BA (Hons), CSci, AFBPsS, EuroPsy, C.Psychol (Forensic) Consultant honorary member research staff1,2,
  2. Kevin D. Browne PhD, MSc, MEd, BSc, C.Biol, C.Psychol (Forensic) Chartered Biologist Chartered Psychologist Chair Head Executive Councillor consultant3,4 and
  3. Anthony R. Beech D.Phil, BSc, FBPsS, C.Psychol (Forensic) Professor Director principal researcher2

Published Online: 28 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470773208.ch4

Assessing Risk in Sex Offenders: A Practitioner's Guide

Assessing Risk in Sex Offenders: A Practitioner's Guide

How to Cite

Craig, L. A., Browne, K. D. and Beech, A. R. (2008) Static Factors Associated with Sexual Recidivism, in Assessing Risk in Sex Offenders: A Practitioner's Guide, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470773208.ch4

Author Information

  1. 1

    Forensic Psychology Practice Ltd, The Willows Clinic, Birmingham, UK

  2. 2

    Centre for Forensic and Family Psychology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK

  3. 3

    School of Psychology, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

  4. 4

    World Health Organisation, Denmark

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 21 MAR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470018972

Online ISBN: 9780470773208

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Keywords:

  • Stable Dynamic factors;
  • Dynamic risk factors;
  • sexual offence recidivism;
  • static risk factors;
  • Victim of sexual abuse;
  • paraphilias and deviant sexual interests;
  • predictors of non-sexual recidivism;
  • Extra familial male victim factors;
  • Criminal lifestyle variables;
  • forensic psychiatric evaluations

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Personality Disorder, Psychopathy and Sexual Deviance

  • Age and Sexual Recidivism

  • Conclusions