14. Forensic Mental Health Treatment

  1. Phil Rich

Published Online: 16 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118105887.ch14

Understanding, Assessing, and Rehabilitating Juvenile Sexual Offenders, Second Edition

Understanding, Assessing, and Rehabilitating Juvenile Sexual Offenders, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rich, P. (2011) Forensic Mental Health Treatment, in Understanding, Assessing, and Rehabilitating Juvenile Sexual Offenders, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118105887.ch14

Author Information

  1. Clinical Program Development of the Stetson School, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 22 FEB 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470551721

Online ISBN: 9781118105887

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Keywords:

  • treatment and rehabilitation of sexually abusive youth - forensic mental health treatment;
  • juvenile sexual offender treatment environment - by definition, forensic;
  • forensics, dealing with legal aspects - ramifications of behavior;
  • fundamental skills - and competencies in forensic treatment;
  • forensic mind-set - forensics, involving criminal behavior and proceedings

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Overview

  • Forensic Evaluation

  • Forensic Mental Health

  • Fundamental Skills and Competencies in Forensic Treatment

  • Forensic Treatment and the Therapeutic Relationship

  • The Forensic Backdrop

  • The Forensic Mind-Set

  • Synthesizing Forensics and Mental Health

  • Conclusion: A Comprehensive and Developmental Forensic Framework