25. Treating the Whole Child in a Whole-Minded Manner

  1. Phil Rich

Published Online: 16 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118105887.ch25

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

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

How to Cite

Rich, P. (2011) Treating the Whole Child in a Whole-Minded Manner, in Understanding, Assessing, and Rehabilitating Juvenile Sexual Offenders, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118105887.ch25

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:

  • treating the whole child - in a whole-minded manner;
  • six-point approach to forensic treatment - juvenile sexual offending, targets for intervention;
  • tasks of treatment, component driven nor sequential - holistic and simultaneous;
  • success in treatment, difficult to measure - therapist's view of clients and therapist's work;
  • forensic practice tips - eight “tips” for clinicians, to be focused and flexible

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • A Six-Point Approach to Forensic Treatment

  • The Tasks of the Treatment

  • Keeping it Simple: Simple Rules for Treatment

  • Conditions for Success

  • Tips for Forensic Practice

  • Two Models

  • Conclusion: Treating the Whole Child in a Whole-Minded Manner