5. What Do We Know about Individuals Like This One?: Empirically Supported Risk and Protective Factors

  1. Mary Alice Conroy and
  2. Daniel C. Murrie

Published Online: 9 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269671.ch5

Forensic Assessment of Violence Risk: A Guide for Risk Assessment and Risk Management

Forensic Assessment of Violence Risk: A Guide for Risk Assessment and Risk Management

How to Cite

Conroy, M. A. and Murrie, D. C. (2007) What Do We Know about Individuals Like This One?: Empirically Supported Risk and Protective Factors, in Forensic Assessment of Violence Risk: A Guide for Risk Assessment and Risk Management, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269671.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 28 SEP 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470049334

Online ISBN: 9781118269671

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Keywords:

  • risk assessment;
  • sexual offenders;
  • criminal history;
  • anamnestic assessment;
  • psychopathy

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Risk Factors

  • Protective Factors

  • Use of Assessment Instruments to Identify Empirically Supported Risk Factors

  • Types of Instruments

  • The Role of Third-Party Information

  • What We Know from Science