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Correctional Counseling / Edition 5

Correctional Counseling / Edition 5


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Voorhis (University of Cincinnati) provides a professional framework for correctional counseling, then presents work on the historical foundations of correctional counseling, offender assessment and diagnosis, contemporary approaches to correctional counseling and treatment, and effective correctional intervention. Social learning models, treatment of substance abuse in offender populations, radical behavioral interventions, and offender classification systems are some areas explored. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781593459673
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/01/2005
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 380
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

Part 1A Professional Framework for Correctional Counseling1
Chapter 1The Function of Correctional Counseling and Treatment3
Chapter 2Understanding the Special Challenges Faced by the Correctional Counselor in the Prison Setting21
Part 2Historical Foundations of Correctional Counseling and Treatment39
Chapter 3Psychoanalytic Therapy41
Chapter 4Radical Behavioral Interventions61
Chapter 5Early Approaches to Group and Milieu Therapy85
Part 3Offender Assessment, Diagnosis, and Classification111
Chapter 6Diagnosis and Assessment of Criminal Offenders113
Chapter 7An Overview of Offender Classification Systems133
Part 4Contemporary Approaches to Correctional Counseling and Treatment161
Chapter 8Social Learning Models163
Chapter 9Cognitive Therapies183
Chapter 10Family Therapy209
Part 5Effective Correctional Intervention: What Works?239
Chapter 11Treating Sexual Offenders241
Chapter 12Treating Substance Abuse in Offender Populations257
Chapter 13Correctional Treatment: Accomplishments and Realities285
Name Index331
Subject Index339

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