Sexual Offending Against Children : Assessment and Treatment of Male Abusers.

Practice, policy and management issues involved in assessing and treating sexual offenders against children. Written by a multi-disciplinary group of leading practitioners. Invaluable.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Beckett, Richard C., 1952-
Other Authors: Morrison, Tony., Erooga, Marcus., Howarth, Valerie.
Format: eBook
Published: London : Routledge, 1994.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Book Cover; Title; Contents; List of illustrations; List of contributors; Foreword, Valerie Howarth, Director of ChildLine; Acknowledgements; Introduction; Glossary; Adult sex offenders: who are they? Why and how do they do it?; Context, constraints and considerations for practice; Assessment of sex offenders; Cognitive-behavioural treatment of sex offenders; Groupwork with men who sexually abuse children; The management of sex offenders in institutions; Adolescent sexual abusers: research, assessment and treatment.
  • Parent, partner, protector: conflicting role demands for mothers of sexually abused childrenWhere the professional meets the personal; Conclusion; Appendix: Appeal Court guidelines on sentencing in cases of incest; Bibliography; Index.