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Author Spencer, Alec P.
Title Working with sex offenders in prisons and through release to the community : a handbook / Alec P. Spencer.
Imprint London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1999.

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Author Spencer, Alec P.
Series Forensic focus ; 15
Forensic focus ; 15.
Subject Sex offenders -- Rehabilitation.
Sex offenders -- Rehabilitation -- Great Britain.
Paraphilias -- rehabilitation -- Great Britain.
Community Mental Health Services -- organization & administration -- Great Britain.
Prisoners -- psychology -- Great Britain.
Sex Offenses -- prevention & control -- Great Britain.
Description 1 online resource (252 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-242) and indexes.
Contents 2. Sexual Offenders and their Victims 20 -- 3. Creating an Integrated Approach within a Prison Service 42 -- 4. Other Issues for Prisons 61 -- 5. The Programme 77 -- 6. Complementary and Supporting Programmes 107 -- 7. Monitoring and Evaluation 114 -- 8. Staff Training and Support 119 -- 9. Information about Offending Behaviour 130 -- 10. Bridging the Gap I--Throughcare, the Multi-agency Approach 135 -- 11. Bridging the Gap II--From Prison to Home and the Community 141 -- 12. Other Multi-Agency Issues 180 -- 13. The Prisoner's Tale 189 -- 15. A Model for Multi-Agency Casework, Cooperation and Management of Information about Imprisoned Offenders who are Subsequently Released to the Community 194 -- Appendix I The Sex Offender Treatment Programme (Sotp), England and Wales 201.
Note Print version record.
Summary This book looks at a wide range of issues and problems relating to the management of sexual offenders in prisons and their reintegration into the community. Issues involved in the setting up of programmes, the creation of the right environment, and the support and training of staff, are universally applicable.
ISBN 058515340X (electronic bk.)
9780585153407 (electronic bk.)
1853027677 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 44964806
Additional Format Print version: Spencer, Alec P. Working with sex offenders in prisons and through release to the community. London : Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 1999 1853027677 (DLC) 99041642 (OCoLC)42040902
Table of Contents
 Dedication6
 Foreword / William L. Marshall7
 Preface9
1Introduction13
2Sexual Offenders and their Victims20
3Creating an Integrated Approach within a Prison Service42
4Other Issues for Prisons61
5The Programme77
6Complementary and Supporting Programmes107
7Monitoring and Evaluation114
8Staff Training and Support119
9Information about Offending Behaviour130
10Bridging the Gap I - Throughcare, the Multi-agency Approach135
11Bridging the Gap II - From Prison to Home and the Community141
12Other Multi-Agency Issues180
13The Prisoner's Tale189
14Postscript192
15A Model for Multi-Agency Casework, Cooperation and Management of Information about Imprisoned Offenders who are Subsequently Released to the Community194
App. IThe Sex Offender Treatment Programme (SOTP), England and Wales201
App. IICase Studies from the Stop Programme205
 References233
 Subject Index243
 Author Index251


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