4. Sexually Abusive Youth

Commonalities and Differences

  1. Phil Rich

Published Online: 16 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118105887.ch4

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

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

How to Cite

Rich, P. (2011) Sexually Abusive Youth, in Understanding, Assessing, and Rehabilitating Juvenile Sexual Offenders, Second Edition, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118105887.ch4

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:

  • sexually abusive youth - commonalities and differences;
  • sexual offender “profile” - identifying a juvenile sexual offender, after offending;
  • nonsexual delinquency patterns - juvenile sexual offenders, in nonsexual problem behaviors;
  • adult and juvenile sexual offenders - adult offenders, sexual offending during adolescence;
  • sexual recidivism - among sexually abusive youth

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Sexual Offender “Profile”

  • Deepening the Statistical Portrait

  • Patterns of Nonsexual Delinquency

  • Social Belonging, Social Competence, and Sexually Abusive Behavior

  • Adult and Juvenile Sexual Offenders

  • Sexual Recidivism Among Sexually Abusive Youth

  • Common Threads: Delinquency and Sexually Abusive Behavior

  • Differences: Juvenile Delinquents and Sexually Abusive Youth

  • Delinquents and Sexual Abusers: Finely Grained Differences

  • Two “Types” of Juvenile Sexual Offenders: Generalists and Specialists

  • Heterogeneity in Juvenile Sexual Offending

  • Conclusion: Differences and Similarities