It is estimated that relapse prevention methods are employed in more than 90% of all North American sex offender treatment programs (of which there are more than 2,000). Comparable statistics are true in most industrialized countries around the world. Over the last decade a great deal has been learned about the treatment of sexual offenders, and particularly about relapse prevention. This sourcebook provides clinicians with the most current, practical information about working with sex offenders to prevent relapse. It reflects the advances and insights of the past decade since the publication of Relapse Prevention with Sex Offenders, focusing on the major reconceptualizations, revisions, and innovations that will chart treatment programs for the first decade of the new millennium.

External Supervision: How can it Increase the Effectiveness of Relapse Prevention?

External Supervision: How can it Increase the Effectiveness of Relapse Prevention?

External supervision: How can it increase the effectiveness of relapse prevention?
Georgia F.CummingVermont Center for the Prevention and Treatment of Sexual Abuse
Robert J.McgrathVermont Treatment Program for Sexual Aggressors

Convicted sex offenders typically undergo a period of correctional supervision in ...

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