Key Features

    • Provides a clear and comprehensive picture of current approaches for treating and rehabilitating correctional clients
    • Fits major paradigms of psychotherapy to the unique needs of offenders
    • Describes tools and skill sets essential for the correctional counselor
    • Includes key concepts and terms and discussion questions in every chapter
    • Features a new chapter on treating women offenders based on the authors’ considerable expertise in that area

    Readership

    Criminal justice students, corrections students, correctional practitioners, administrators, and policymakers.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    456
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2014
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Anderson
    Print ISBN:
    9781455730087
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781455730513

    About the author

    Emily Salisbury

    Emily J. Salisbury, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice at Portland State University in Portland, Oregon. She earned an M.A. in Forensic Psychology from Castleton State College (Vermont) and a Ph.D. in Criminal Justice from the University of Cincinnati. Emily’s research specializations include correctional rehabilitation, risk/needs assessment, and women’s offending pathways. Her recent research focuses on identifying juvenile victims of sex trafficking in detention in an effort to triage them to advocacy and victim resources.

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Assistant Professor of Criminology and Criminal Justice, Portland State University

    Reviews

    "This update of the 2009 edition of a standard text in the field by Voorhis adds Salisbury as coauthor, a new chapter on women offenders, and revisions to chapters to reflect new developments in the field of correctional rehabilitation…The work includes theoretical models, case studies, discussion questions, and online resources."--Reference & Research Book News, October 2013