ERIC Number: EJ674305
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Young Female Sex Offenders: Assessment and Treatment Issues.
Vick, Jennifer; McRoy, Ruth; Matthews, Bobbie M.
Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, v11 n2 p1-23 2002
Reviews the literature on female sex offenders and presents the results of a nationwide survey of mental health providers on approaches to diagnosing prior sexual abuse history and/or perpetration among juvenile females. Key findings include the lack of research, tools, and literature on young female sex offenders and perceived differences between male and female offenders including history, treatment, and characteristics. (Contains 32 references and 4 tables.)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A