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Distinctions within distinctions: The challenges of heterogeneity and causality in the formulation and treatment of violence
In this chapter, I address three broad approaches to understanding and formulating (and hence subsequently treating) violent behaviour in forensic settings. In particular, there is a focus on the issue of heterogeneity of ...
Investigation of a typology of alcohol-related violence defined by ultimate goals
Purpose. Alcohol-related violence is a serious problem and treatments for high-risk individuals need to be developed. Classification helps to route people into appropriate treatments. Drawing on animal research, we define ...
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 ...
Anger, over-control and serious violent offending
With few exceptions, existing theoretical and clinical analyses of anger in relation to violence have concerned themselves with the understanding and management of high levels of angry experience and low levels of anger ...