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    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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    Title
    The Treatment of Sex Offenders with Developmental Disabilities
    Subtitle
    A Practice Workbook
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) William R. Lindsay
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 360
    Width: 167 mm
    Height: 241 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 590 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780470062029
    ISBN 10: 0470062029
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: HEA
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.4
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 20
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: MMJT
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: JMC
    Ingram Subject Code: PS
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25350
    BIC subject category V2: JKVQ
    B&T General Subject: 670
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 03
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 23
    BISAC V2.8: PSY014000, SOC030000
    DC22: 365.66
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    DC22: 365/.6672
    LC classification: HV6133 .L56 2009
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    DC22: 365.6672
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    Thema V1.0: JKVP, JMK
    Edition statement
    Workbook
    Publisher
    John Wiley and Sons Ltd
    Imprint name
    Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley & Sons Ltd)
    Publication date
    02 June 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Chicester
    Author Information
    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 .
    Review quote
    "Each chapter is made up of a series of exercises in which specific group activities are described in detail, frequently including examples of dialog that might occur during the exercise to illustrate the focus of the session." ( PsycCRITIQUES , March 2010)
    Back cover copy
    "The Treatment of Sex Offenders with Developmental Disabilities: A Practice Workbook" is based on the treatment manual developed by William R. Lindsay for working with offenders with developmental disabilities in community settings and modified for use with offenders in maximum-security settings.The book is organised into modules, which include: Practical advice on how to develop group dynamics and encourage participant ownershipTopics such as disclosure, dealing with cognitive distortions, the cycle of offending, victim awareness, pathways to offending and non-offending and relapse preventionGuidance on how to set up role plays, how to present material effectively and how to motivate the groupCoverage of new initiatives in offender rehabilitation such as self-regulation and GLM, as well as CBT
    Table of contents
    List of Figures. Foreword. Preface. About the Author. Part One Background Research and Theory. Chapter 1 Introduction to Offenders, Sex Offenders and Abusers with Intellectual Disability. Chapter 2 Assessment of Offence-Related Issues. Chapter 3 Risk Assessment. Chapter 4 Treatment of Inappropriate Sexual Behaviour. Chapter 5 Theories of Sexual Offending and Intellectual Disability. Chapter 6 A Theory for the Sex Offence Process and a Model for Treatment in Offenders with Intellectual Disabilities. Part Two Treatment Considerations. Chapter 7 Introduction to the Treatment Programme. Chapter 8 Promoting Motivation. Part Three Treatment Manual. Chapter 9 Induction, Setting the Rules, Explaining the Modules. Chapter 10 Offence Disclosure and Accounts. Chapter 11 Allocating Offenders to Pathways. Chapter 12 Cognitive Distortions and Attitudes. Chapter 13 Problem Solving Scenarios and Exercises Which Challenge Cognitive Distortions. Chapter 14 Personal Physical and Sexual Abuse. Chapter 15 The Cycle of Offending. Chapter 16 Victim Awareness and Empathy. Chapter 17 Use of Pornography and Dealing with Sexual Fantasy. Chapter 18 Attachments and Relationships. Chapter 19 Lifestyle Change and Preventing Relapse. Chapter 20 Evaluation of Progress. References. Appendix 1 Vignettes and Scenarios for Problem Solving Exercises. Appendix 2 Examples of Quiz Questions. Index.