The Treatment of Sex Offenders with Developmental Disabilities
A Practice Workbook
By (author) William R. Lindsay
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Treatment of Sex Offenders with Developmental Disabilities by William R. Lindsay
Book DescriptionA practical treatment manual, specifically developed for use with offenders who have intellectual disabilities, which will help clinicians to prepare and run therapeutic group sessions as part of an offender rehabilitation programme. Traditional methods and techniques have been modified so that they can be used with offenders with developmental disabilities Looks at topics such as disclosure, dealing with cognitive distortions, the cycle of offending, victim awareness, pathways to offending and non-offending and relapse prevention As well as CBT, new initiatives in offender rehabilitation, such as self-regulation and the Good Lives Model (GLM), are covered
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780470062029
(241mm x 167mm x 19mm)
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 31-Mar-2009
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author William R. Lindsay
Assessments in Forensic Practice, Paperback (November 2015)
Forensic and clinical psychologists work with a range of different offenders within the criminal justice system, and their evaluations need to be tailored to the client. Assessments in Forensic Practice provides practical guidance in the assessment of the most frequently encountered offender subgroups found within the criminal justice system.
Psychological Therapies for Adults with Intellectual Disabilities, Paperback (June 2012)
For families and caregivers as well as students and professionals of health, psychology, and social care, this book is a psychological therapy guide for intellectually disabled adults. Factors such as social deprivation are examined in relationship to mental and emotional issues experienced by this population.
Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Offenders with Intellectual Disabilities, Paperback (April 2010)
New for the Wiley Series in Forensic Clinical Psychology, this handbook covers the assessment, treatment, and management of sexual offenders with intellectual disabilities?an area of growing interest within clinical forensic psychology.
Treatment of Sex Offenders with Developmental Disabilities, Hardback (April 2009)» View all books by William R. Lindsay
A practical manual, The Treatment of Sex Offenders with Developmental Disabilities contains traditional methods and techniques to guide clinicians through setting up and delivering group therapy to sexual offenders. Particular attention is given to how to set up role plays, how to present material effectively, and how to motivate the group.
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Author Biography - William R. Lindsay
William R. Lindsay, PhD , is Consultant Clinical Psychologist, Lead Clinician in Scotland and Head of Research for Castlebeck Care, Darlington, UK. He is also Chair of Learning Disabilities and Forensic Psychology at the University of Abertay, Dundee. Previously he was a consultant psychologist in the State Hospital, Scotland with responsibilities for intellectual disabilities and mainstream sex offender treatment. He is currently associate editor for the Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities and the Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities and is also on the editorial board for the British Journal of Clinical Psychology and Psychiatry, Psychology and Law .
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