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Overview

Challenging much current thinking in the field that considers these youths a homogenous group, this volume applies a heterogeneous approach. Individualized treatment plans addressing a wide range of needs are presented. Practical and specific guidance about assessment, treatment, and discharge planning is well-grounded in research, providing a solid theoretical and conceptual framework. Staff training, development and treatment outcome evaluation are also included.

In the Preparing for Treatment section, the book discusses how to translate the needs of sexually aggressive youth into a program model. In its Providing Treatment section there are descriptions of therapeutic, milieu, and specialized interventions. Finally, in a Supporting Treatment section, guidance is given to improve outcome evaluation efforts, staff selection, and training.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780275969592
  • Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 10/30/2001
  • Pages: 170
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.56 (d)

Meet the Author

TIM LEMMOND is a clinical psychologist and private consultant in North Carolina. He began working with sexually and physically aggressive youth in 1983.

DAVID ALLAN VERHAAGEN is a licensed psychologist and a managing partner with Southeast Psychological Services. He has served as the clinical director for three mental health agencies that serve children, adolescents, and their families. He is a nationally recognized speaker and the author of five books.

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Table of Contents

Pt. I Preparing for Treatment
Ch. 1 Introduction to Sexually Aggressive Youth 1
Ch. 2 Programmatic Foundations: Needs-Based Treatment 17
Ch. 3 Translating Needs Into a Program Model 37
Ch. 4 Preadmission: Setting the Stage for Successful Residential Treatment 49
Ch. 5 Assessment and Treatment Planning 59
Pt. II Providing Treatment
Ch. 6 Therapeutic Interventions 77
Ch. 7 Milieu Interventions 87
Ch. 8 Specialized Interventions 99
Ch. 9 Making Transitions Work 113
Pt. III Supporting Treatment
Ch. 10 Evaluating Outcomes 125
Ch. 11 Staff Selection and Development 135
Ch. 12 Putting it all Together 145
Bibliography 151
Index 157
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