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The utility of post-conviction polygraph testing among sexual offenders
It is often difficult to ascertain the true extent and nature of sexually deviant behavior, as much relies on self-report or historic information. The polygraph has been proposed as a useful tool in the treatment and ...
Evaluation of the use of pharmacological treatment with prisoners experiencing high levels of hypersexual disorder
Abstract: This paper presents an evaluation of the impact of pharmacological treatment in reducing hypersexual disorder in adult males who have been incarcerated following conviction for a sexual offence. The evaluation ...
Assessing treatment readiness in violent offenders
Although violent offenders are widely considered to be difficult to engage in therapeutic change, few methods of assessing treatment readiness currently exist. In this article the validation of a brief self-report measure ...