This book considers these issues from both a general perspective, as well as containing chapters considering offending behaviour programmes for specific groups of offenders: generic programmes, violent and domestic violence offenders, sexual offenders, and substance–misusing offenders.
List of Contributors.
Series Editors′ Preface.
1 Offending behaviour programmes: history and development (Clive R. Hollin and Emma J. Palmer).
2 Offending behaviour programmes and contention: evidence–based practice, manuals, and programme evaluation (Clive R. Hollin).
3 General offending behaviour programmes: concept, theory, and practice (James McGuire).
4 Violent offender programmes: concept, theory, and practice (Devon L. L. Polaschek).
5 Sex offender programmes: concept, theory, and practice (Ruth E. Mann and Yolanda M. Fernandez).
6 Drug and alcohol programmes: concept, theory, and practice (Mary McMurran).
7 The implementation and maintenance of quality services in offender rehabilitation programmes (Claire Goggin and Paul Gendreau).
8 Offending behaviour programmes: controversies and resolutions (Clive R. Hollin and Emma J. Palmer).
Professor Clive Hollin is a Fellow of the British Psychological Society and a Chartered Forensic Psychologist. He is professor of Criminological Psychology at the University of Leicester, and the first recipient of the Senior Career Award from the Division of Criminological and Legal Psychology of the BPS, for his distinguished contribution to forensic psychology.
Dr Emma Palmer lectures in forensic psychology at the University of Leicester. She is an associate fellow of the BPS, and a chartered forensic psychologist. She has run training events for the National Probation Service and is managing editor of the journal Psychology, Crime and Law.