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  1. Sibling Abuse Trauma

    Assessment and Intervention Strategies for Children, Families, and Adults, 2nd Edition

    By John V. Caffaro

    This book describes an integrative, strengths-based approach to individual and family psychotherapy guided by the effects of abuse trauma on the development of sibling relationships. It fills a void in the training and education of family violence professionals and validates sibling experiences as...

    Published August 18th 2013 by Routledge

  2. How to Work with Sex Offenders

    A Handbook for Criminal Justice, Human Service, and Mental Health Professionals, 2nd Edition

    By Rudy Flora, Michael L. Keohane

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    How to Work with Sex Offenders is a cutting edge, state-of-the-art book that provides mental health professionals best practice techniques on how to clinically evaluate, interview, and treat this challenging patient population. Successful models of individual, family, and group models of...

    Published June 4th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Sexually Motivated Crimes

    Understanding the Profile of the Sex Offender and Applying Theory to Practice

    By Janet R. Oliva

    In cases where minimal or no physical evidence exists, behavioral evidence may be all that investigators have available to help them focus the investigation. It may be the only aspect of the case that can link one unsolved case to another, or to numerous other unsolved cases. Sexually Motivated...

    Published December 11th 2012 by CRC Press

  4. Strengthening Systems to Prevent Intimate Partner Violence and Sexual Violence

    Edited by Pat Conway, Pamela J. Cox, Patricia G. Cook-Craig, Sandra Ortega, Theresa Armstead

    Over the past 25 years, developing coordinated responses to intimate partner violence and sexual violence has improved both perpetrator accountability, and victim safety and self-determination. However, preventing intimate partner violence and sexual violence from occurring is beyond the ability of...

    Published December 5th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Risk Markers for Sexual Victimization and Predation in Prison

    By Janet I. Warren, Shelly L. Jackson

    Series: International Perspectives on Forensic Mental Health

    In 2003, the US Senate and Congress passed the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA), prompting a number of research projects that cumulatively began to broaden and deepen our understanding of this complex aspect of prison life. Risk Markers for Sexual Victimization and Predation in Prison contains...

    Published November 15th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Sexual Predators Amongst Us

    By Ronald A. Rufo

    It is imperative that educators, parents, and potential victims be aware of sexual predators, the danger they pose in our society, and the resources available to help prevent this growing epidemic. Written from a police perspective, Sexual Predators Amongst Us examines the problem of sexual...

    Published December 6th 2011 by CRC Press

  7. Handbook on Sexual Violence

    Edited by Jennifer M. Brown, Sandra L. Walklate

    This book contextualizes the complexity of sexual violence within its broader context – from war to the resolution of interpersonal disputes – and covers a wide span including sexual harassment, bullying, rape and murder as well as domestic violence. Written by leading academics from a variety...

    Published October 18th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Alternatives to Domestic Violence

    A Homework Manual for Battering Intervention Groups, Third Edition

    By Kevin A. Fall, Kevin A. Fall, Shareen Howard, Shareen Howard

    Created to be used as a workbook by men in domestic violence group counseling, this book presents a solid, interactive, and comprehensive treatment tool. If you are a group leader, this guide will provide you with a supplement to your group instruction. Like the previous editions, it is designed...

    Published October 16th 2011 by Routledge

  9. Domestic and Sexual Violence and Abuse

    Tackling the Health and Mental Health Effects

    By Catherine Itzin, Ann Taket, Sarah Barter-Godfrey

    Domestic violence, childhood sexual abuse, rape and sexual assault, and sexual exploitation through prostitution, pornography and trafficking can have many significant adverse impacts on a survivor’s health and wellbeing, in the short, medium and long-term. Taking a life-course approach, the book...

    Published September 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  10. Domestic Violence and Psychology

    A Critical Perspective

    By Paula Nicolson

    Series: Women and Psychology

    This book rethinks the way psychological knowledge of domestic violence has typically been constructed. It puts forward a psychological perspective which is both critical of the traditional ‘woman blaming’ stance, as well as being at odds with the feminist position that men are wholly to blame...

    Published June 16th 2010 by Routledge