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Glossary of Terms Used in the Management and Treatment of Sexual Offenders

NCJ Number
Robert Freeman-Longo; Lloyd Sinclair
Madeline M. Carter, Margaret Griffin, Scott Matson, Tom Talbot
Date Published
34 pages
Prepared by the Center for Sex Offender Management, this glossary lists terms with definitions that reflect conventionally accepted language in the domain of sex offender management and treatment.
The glossary is intended to be used as a reference document and training aid by professionals in the field of sex offender management. The glossary contains approximately 170 terms with definitions. Appendixes include terms commonly used in relapse prevention treatment models and an overview of the Center for Sex Offender Management project to develop the glossary. An index of terms in the glossary is also provided.