ERIC Number: EJ461201
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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Assessing Suspected Child Molesters.
Becker, Judith V.; Quinsey, Vernon L.
Child Abuse and Neglect: The International Journal, v17 n1 p169-74 Jan-Feb 1993
Clinical evaluations of child molesters include a clinical interview and psychological testing, and sometimes phallometric assessment and polygraphy. The information gathered explains the situational antecedents and offender characteristics that led to the sexual victimization and the amount of risk an individual presents. (JDD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Note: Special Issue: Clinical Recognition of Sexually Abused Children.