ERIC Number: EJ519400
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Assessment of Child Physical and Sexual Abuse Offenders.
Milner, Joel S.; Murphy, William D.
Family Relations, v44 n4 p478-88 Oct 1995
Reviews assessment approaches used to evaluate child physical and sexual abuse offenders. Discusses interview and observational methods and problems. Reviews and critiques selected personality measures used to assess child abuse offenders. Reviews offender specific measures. Problems related to the lack of measure specificity and selectivity are pointed out. Contains 187 references. (JBJ)
Descriptors: Child Abuse, Children, Criminals, Evaluation, Evaluation Criteria, Evaluation Methods, Evaluation Problems, Evaluation Utilization, Family (Sociological Unit), Family Counseling, Family Life, Interviews, Observation, Personality Assessment, Psychological Evaluation, Sexual Abuse, Standards, Victims of Crime, Violence
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: "Helping Contemporary Families."