Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings : Evidence-Based Practice, Paperback / softback Book

Description

Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings balances theoretical frameworks and research methodology to examine the effective evidence-based practices and principles for populations within the criminal justice system. The book explores the major clinical issues that are relevant for adopting evidence-based practices and demonstrates how to implement them.

Topics include legislation, law enforcement, courts, corrections, actuarial assessment instruments, treatment fidelity, diverse populations, mental illness, substance use and juvenile delinquency. Clinical Interventions in Criminal Justice Settings models opportunities for evidence-based practice during entry into the criminal justice system (arrest), prosecution (court, pretrial release, jail, and prison), sentencing (community supervision, incarceration), and corrections (jail, prison, probation and parole).

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 220 pages
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Publishing Co Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Criminal or forensic psychology
  • ISBN: 9780128113813

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