Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings

Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings balances theoretical frameworks and research methodology to examine the effective evidence-based practices and principles for populations within the criminal justice system. The book explores the major clinical issues that are relevant for adopting evidence-based practices and demonstrates how to implement them. Topics include legislation, law enforcement, courts, corrections, actuarial assessment instruments, treatment fidelity, diverse populations, mental illness, substance use and juvenile delinquency. Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings models opportunities for evidence-based practice during entry into the criminal justice system (arrest), prosecution (court, pretrial release, jail, and prison), sentencing (community supervision, incarceration), and corrections (jail, prison, probation and parole). Addresses offenders in all four components of the criminal justice system—legislation, law enforcement, courts and corrections Covers the use of actuarial risk assessment instruments for clinical decision-making Includes tools that predict recidivism, levels of service needed, and future offending behavior Separates specific practices for juvenile and adult offenders Delves into specific special populations, such as those with HIV and AIDS, substance abuse, co-occurring disorders and homelessness

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  • Author : George T. Patterson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 220 pages
  • ISBN : 0128113820
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings

Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings
  • Author : George T. Patterson,Warren K. Graham
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 03 January 2018
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Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings balances theoretical frameworks and research methodology to examine the effective evidence-based practices and principles for populations within the criminal justice system. The book explores the major clinical issues that are relevant for adopting evidence-based practices and demonstrates how to implement them. Topics include legislation, law enforcement, courts, corrections, actuarial assessment instruments, treatment fidelity, diverse populations, mental illness, substance use and juvenile delinquency. Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings models opportunities for evidence-based practice during

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Social Work Practice in the Criminal Justice System
  • Author : George T. Patterson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 15 December 2019
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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 28 August 2011
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Get high. Become addicted. Commit crimes. Get arrested and be sent to jail. Get released. Repeat. It’s a cycle often destined to persist, in large part because the critical step that is often missing in the process, which is treatment geared toward ensuring that addicts are able to reenter society without the constant threat of imminent relapse. The Handbook of Evidence-Based Substance Abuse Treatment in Criminal Justice Setting probes the efficacy of corrections-based drug interventions, particularly behavioral treatment. With

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Social Work in Juvenile and Criminal Justice Settings
  • Author : Albert R. Roberts,David W. Springer
  • Publisher : Charles C Thomas Publisher
  • Release : 28 February 2021
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In this completely revised and updated classic, Professors Roberts and Springer, along with 51 justice-oriented and forensic experts, have set the standard of care for mental health treatment and the delivery of social services to crime victims, juvenile and adult offenders, and their families. The second edition of Social Work in Juvenile and Criminal Justice Settings was published almost ten years ago in 1997, and was also translated to Chinese. Now Dr. Roberts, Dr. Springer, and their team of 51 prominent chapter authors

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Reducing Crime
  • Author : Amanda Perry,Cynthia McDougall,David P. Farrington
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 03 February 2006
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Based on extensive research initiated by the UK Home Office, Reducing Crime offers an objective look at the effectiveness of criminal justice interventions in the reduction of crime. Bringing together information about where, for whom and at what cost these interventions are effective, the book examines alcohol prevention and drug treatment studies; courts, sentencing and police interventions; probation and prison interventions; and situational burglary and housing interventions. In addition to a cost/benefits analysis of each intervention, the book also

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  • Publisher : Policy Press
  • Release : 20 December 2017
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This book is the first to bring together international research on evidence-based skills and practices in probation and youth justice in the public, private and voluntary sectors. Wide-ranging in scope, it also covers effective approaches to working with ethnic minority service users, women and young people.

SOCIAL WORK IN JUVENILE AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEMS (4th Ed.)

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  • Author : David W. Springer,Albert R. Roberts
  • Publisher : Charles C Thomas Publisher
  • Release : 16 May 2017
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Social Work in Juvenile and Criminal Justice Systems sets the standard of care for mental health treatment and the delivery of social services to crime victims, juvenile and adult offenders, and their families. The chapters, all authored by experts in the field and all committed to the mission of social justice, are written with the clear understanding that we cannot study criminal justice in a vacuum. Therefore, a major focus of the book is on the renewed growing sense of

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Ethical Justice
  • Author : Brent E. Turvey,Stan Crowder
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 07 June 2013
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This textbook was developed from an idiom shared by the authors and contributors alike: ethics and ethical challenges are generally black and white - not gray. They are akin to the pregnant woman or the gunshot victim; one cannot be a little pregnant or a little shot. Consequently, professional conduct is either ethical or it is not. Unafraid to be the harbingers, Turvey and Crowder set forth the parameters of key ethical issues across the five pillars of the criminal

Transforming Environments and Offender Rehabilitation

Transforming Environments and Offender Rehabilitation
  • Author : Geraldine Akerman,Adrian Needs,Claire Bainbridge
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 28 September 2017
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How can environments play a role in assisting and sustaining personal change in individuals incarcerated within the criminal justice system? Can a failure to address contextual issues reduce or undermine the effectiveness of clinical intervention? Bringing together a range of leading forensic psychologists, this book explores and illustrates inter-relationships between interventions and the environment in which they take place. This book examines how the environment can be better utilised to contribute to processes of change and how therapeutic principles and

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Problem-Solving Courts and the Criminal Justice System
  • Author : David DeMatteo,Kirk Heilbrun,Alice Thornewill,Shelby Arnold
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 30 August 2019
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Problem-solving courts provide judicially supervised treatment for behavioral health needs commonly found among criminal offenders, including substance abuse and mental health disorders, and they treat a variety of offender populations. These courts employ a team-based approach consisting of a judge, defense attorney, prosecutor, and treatment providers, representing a significant paradigm shift in how the justice system treats offenders with special needs. Despite the proliferation of problem-solving courts, there remains some uncertainty about how they function, how effective they are, and

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Clinical Applications of the Personality Assessment Inventory
  • Author : Mark A. Blais,Matthew R. Baity,Christopher J. Hopwood
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 14 October 2011
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Clinical Applications of the Personality Assessment Inventory covers the various uses of a commonly employed multi-scale self-report inventory of psychological functioning. This book has gathered leading experts in psychological assessment practice and research to describe the uses of this flexible instrument across the settings and applications for which it has been and might be used.