National Center for Biotechnology InformationU. In order to rate study quality, it is necessary to have a definition of what is being rated. The basic positions have changed little in the last 15 years.
By explicitly targeting these thoughts and behaviours CBT provides a foundation for Offender Behaviour Programmes, offering a tailored approach and a flexible set of tools. Richard Laws is the Director of the Pacific Psychological Assessment Corporation in Victoria, Canada, an organization that cognitive-behavioural approach to treating sex offenders in Thornton in assessment and treatment tools for clinicians to use when treating sex offenders.
CrossRef Google Scholar. Law Hum Behav. The experts were not provided with any specific training in the use of the CODC guidelines, although half of them would have known about the guidelines through their membership on the CODC committee.
Skip to main content. Abstract This report focuses on recent policy, and academic and clinical developments in the therapeutic management of sex offenders, including the need for more robust assessment and risk management protocols. Individual members have voiced divergent opinions concerning the effectiveness of treatment, but the aim of this project was to establish common ground.
Assessment and modification of cognitive distortions in sex offenders.