6. Counseling the Female Offender

  1. Katherine van Wormer

Published Online: 5 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118265581.ch6

Working with Female Offenders: A Gender-Sensitive Approach

Working with Female Offenders: A Gender-Sensitive Approach

How to Cite

van Wormer, K. (2010) Counseling the Female Offender, in Working with Female Offenders: A Gender-Sensitive Approach, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118265581.ch6

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 29 MAR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470581537

Online ISBN: 9781118265581

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Keywords:

  • institutionalization;
  • criminalization;
  • correctional counselor;
  • parole supervision;
  • gender-sensitive treatment

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction to the Gender-Based Empowerment Scheme

  • Dominant Treatment Paradigm

  • A Gender-Based Strengths Perspective

  • Establishment of a Therapeutic Relationship

  • Enhancing Motivation

  • Summary