Evaluating Sex Offenders
A Manual for Civil Commitments and Beyond
- Dennis M. Doren - Sand Ridge Secure Treatment Center, Sand Ridge Evaluation Unit, Madison, USA
Assessment of Sex Offenders
· This book collects, compares, and contrasts all risk assessment instruments currently available including the pros and cons of each as well as the reliability and ease of use.
· Practitioners will have all these instruments in one volume and they will be able to make an intelligent decision on which one to use.
· This is the first book where suggested diagnostic criteria for a certain disorder, Paraphilia Not Otherwise Specified, Nonconsent, are enumerated and explicated and where certain error rates (called confidence intervals) are printed concerning actuarial risk assessment instrument estimates.