Clinical Approaches to Working with Young Offenders

Author: Hollin, Clive R.


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  • ISBN: 9780471953487
  • Author: Hollin, Clive R.
  • Publ Date: 1996-04-11
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  • Pages: 274
  • Imprint: WILEY *#
  • Status: ACT
  • ID - 5970

Table of Contents :

Partial table of contents: THE RESEARCH BASE FOR WORKING WITH YOUNG OFFENDERS. Individual, Family and Peer Factors in the Development of Delinquency (D. Farrington) SETTING FOR WORKING WITH YOUNG OFFENDERS. Working in Institutions (M. Milan) Diversion Programs (R. Leger, et al.). WORKING WITH OFFENDERS. Sociomoral Group Treatment for Young Offenders (J. Gibbs). Aggression Replacement Training: Methods and Outcomes (A. Goldstein & B. Glick). WORKING WITH OFFENCES. Adolescent Sex Offenders (J. Becker, et al.). Substance Use and Delinquency (M. McMurran). Indexes.


Explores clinical approaches used by practitioners working with young offenders. It opens with coverage of theories of delinquency, types of delinquent activity and recent findings from criminological research on the developmental issues in delinquency. The book then examines various types of interventions including behavioral interventions, cognitive behavioral interventions, parent training, and family therapy and intermediate treatment.


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