21. Victim Awareness and Clarification

  1. Phil Rich

Published Online: 16 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118105887.ch21

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

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

How to Cite

Rich, P. (2011) Victim Awareness and Clarification, in Understanding, Assessing, and Rehabilitating Juvenile Sexual Offenders, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118105887.ch21

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:

  • victim awareness and clarification - one step by which sexual offenders, tolerate pain;
  • victim clarification process - within sex offender–specific treatment;
  • victim clarification and victim awareness concepts - going hand in hand, victim restitution or making amends;
  • victim-abuser session, or face-to-face contact - victim and perpetrator, most active;
  • clinician's role in victim clarification

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Context and Function of Victim Clarification

  • The Purpose and Process of Victim Clarification

  • Victim Awareness and Victim Clarification

  • Victim–Abuser Sessions

  • The Clinician's Role in Victim Clarification

  • Ensuring the Integrity of Victim Clarification Sessions

  • Safeguarding the Victim

  • Participants in Victim-Abuser Sessions

  • Process and Components of Victim Clarification Work

  • On Apologies, Forgiveness, and Shame

  • Conclusion: The Practice of Victim Clarification