ERIC Number: EJ544120
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Major Factors in the Assessment of Paraphilics and Sex Offenders.
Langevin, Ron; Watson, R. J.
Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, v23 n3-4 p39-70 1996
Presents an assessment that examines prominent factors from the professional literature describing background and clinical characteristics of paraphilic individuals and sex offenders. Reliability and validity of measures in use are reviewed with suggestions for a battery of measures that offer some index of dangerousness and target for treatment. (Author/LSR)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special theme issue on "Sex Offender Treatment: Biological Dysfunction, Intrapsychic Conflict, Interpersonal Violence."