Beggs, S. (2010). Within-treatment outcome among sexual offenders: A review. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 15(5), 369-379. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2010.06.005
The author Beggs studied in New Zealand. This study is about how well the individual performs in treatment or the change that was achieved. The studied used psychometric change scores, risk instruments, goal attainment scaling and other rating systems. This to find validity of the problems that is focused on the relationship between within-treatment outcome and reoffending. The influence is an important post-treatment clinical decision that was release or supervision. There was a mix of findings
Gerhold , C. K., Browne , K. D., & Beckett, R. (2007). Predicting recidivism in adolescent sexual offenders. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 12, 427-438. doi:10.1016./j.avb.2006.10.004
The authors Gerhold and Beckett did their study in two spots one at the Littlemore Hospital in Oxford, UK and with Browne at the Univerity of Birmingham, in Edgaston, Birmingham, UK. This study predicts the risk of sexual recidivism in sex offenders that did research on the risk and factors with static and dynamic variables. With adolescents were reliable factors that predict the risk of sexual recidivism but was not revealed. The results with static variables was repeatedly linked to sexual recidivism in adolescents with previous offending, multiple and stranger victims. There is documented evidence that will result in lack of adequate psychometric and more research needed for the sexual recidivism.
Grady, M. D., Brodersen, M., & Abramson, J. M. (2011, March 12). The state of psychological measures for adult sexual offenders. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 16, 227-240. doi:10.1016/j.avb.20.11.03001
The Authors Grady and Abramson did the study at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of social work, NC and Brodersen studied at the center for Child and Family Health, NC. This study targets...