Psychiatry

Treating Sex Offenders: An Evidence-Based Manual by Jill D. Stinson PhD, Judith V. Becker PhD

Posted On March 23, 2017 at 8:01 am by / Comments Off on Treating Sex Offenders: An Evidence-Based Manual by Jill D. Stinson PhD, Judith V. Becker PhD

By Jill D. Stinson PhD, Judith V. Becker PhD

This established but versatile guide provides an cutting edge crew remedy process that ambitions deficits in self-regulation—a significant challenge for intercourse offenders. secure criminal thoughts (SOS) includes 10 evidence-based modules that educate individuals the abilities to desist from challenge behaviors, deal with their feelings and impulses, and holiday dangerous dating styles. Motivational enhancement and validation options are woven all through this collaborative remedy. SOS can be utilized with more than a few clients—including high-risk offenders and people with psychological affliction or highbrow disabilities—in institutional or outpatient settings. Fifteen reproducible types and worksheets should be downloaded and revealed in a handy eight 0.5" x eleven" size.

Show description

Read or Download Treating Sex Offenders: An Evidence-Based Manual PDF

Similar psychiatry books

Matter of Mind: A Neurologist's View of Brainbehavior Relationships

So much of what has been realized approximately how the mind mediates habit comes from experiments of nature the place a stroke or different harm to the mind produces alterations in a person's habit. In topic of brain, one of many top figures in behavioral and cognitive neurology makes use of sufferer vignettes and different examples from his wealthy expert lifestyles to teach simply how a lot wisdom approximately mind services corresponding to studying, writing, language, regulate of feelings, expert circulation, belief, recognition, and motivation has been received from the learn of sufferers with illnesses of or harm to the mind.

Guide to Assessment Scales in Bipolar Disorder

A consultant to the hot advancements within the evaluation of bipolar sickness written by way of revered authors within the box of psychiatryWritten for psychiatrists, medical researchers, psychological healthiness nurses and different healthcare execs who use ranking scales in medical practiceProvides ranking scales that may be used for the systematic overview of sufferers in common medical practiceThe facts base in each one bankruptcy has been elevated and taken totally up-to-dateSchizophrenia is a protracted sickness encompassing a number indicators together with hallucinations, delusions and social withdrawal.

Case Studies in Psychopharmacology: The Use of Drugs in Psychiatry

Case reviews in Psychopharmacology is an authoritative textual content written through pharmacists for pharmacists, medical professionals and nurses operating in psychiatry. The individuals, all revered specialists of their box, use case reports drawn from their very own large services to demonstrate the selections made in treating sufferers struggling with quite a lot of psychiatric problems.

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder: A Clinical Guide to Diagnosis and Treatment for Health and Mental Professionals

This new version of Dr. Larry Silver's groundbreaking medical ebook comprises fresh study findings on attention-deficit/hyperactivity illness (ADHD), masking the most recent info on prognosis, linked issues, and remedy, in addition to ADHD in adults. offering a large review of the continuum of neurobiologically dependent stipulations, Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity sickness completely experiences problems frequently chanced on to be comorbid with ADHD, together with particular studying issues, anxiousness problems, melancholy, anger legislation difficulties, obsessive-compulsive ailment, and tic issues.

Extra info for Treating Sex Offenders: An Evidence-Based Manual

Sample text

These sections also review new strengths and healthy relationships and boundaries that clients have formed as part of the treatment process. Duration of Modules SOS conceptualizes sex offending behaviors as part of a larger problem: self-­regulatory deficits. Treatment is broadly intended to improve self­regulatory functioning and to modify dysregulated patterns of behavior. Self-­regulation is a major life function. Other behaviors that are considered major lifestyle changes, such as losing weight, improving physical health, quitting smoking or drinking, improving damaged or unhealthy relationships, or even getting out of debt, are presumed to take a significant amount of time to achieve and maintain.

Insufficient, hostile or abusive, inconsistent, or indifferent responses can further exacerbate the distress and will fail to teach healthy regulatory practices. Similar reactions and isolation from peers and other important individuals outside of the primary familial relationship will have a comparable effect. Perceptions of these interactions during critical developmental periods will shape the person’s view of others, impact his or 26 TR E A TIN G S E X O F F E ND E RS her ability to learn from others, and further moderate his or her experiences of emotional distress, problematic beliefs and expectations, and unhealthy relationship behaviors.

Some caregivers may not recognize the increased needs of these reactive or sensitive children. Others may respond inconsistently to the needs of the child, creating an unstable and unpredictable environment in which the child’s distress is at times soothed and at other times unnoticed or ignored. Similarly, caregivers may completely ignore the child’s needs, perhaps due to ignorance or preoccupation with their own distress, and never satisfy the child’s needs for comfort. And finally, some caregivers may respond to the child’s signs of distress in harsh, punitive, hostile, or abusive ways, which fail to address the problem and likely exacerbate it.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.84 of 5 – based on 28 votes