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Violence Risk and Threat Assessment : A Practical Guide for Mental Health and Criminal Justice Professionals
J. Reid Meloy, PhD
Specialized Training Services / Softcover / 2000-01-01 / 0970318901
Violence / Forensic
price: $45.50 (may be subject to change)
230 pages
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Perhaps the most readable and practical book on violence risk ever written. Reflects the standard of practice in the field.

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Critical Praise:

"Reid Meloy is a leader in the arena and I highly recommend this book to members of the criminal justice and mental health communities. He has written about a very complex subject in a clear and understandable manner, insuring that this book will become a standard for others." Roy Hazelwood, M.S., FBI (ret.)

Contents:

Chapter 1 - Introduction
Chapter 2 - Some Necessary to Understand Technical Models
Chapter 3 - Model for Assessing Violence Risk
Chapter 4 - Individual/Psychological Domain
Chapter 5 - Social/Environmental Domain
Chapter 6 - Biological Domain
Chapter 7 - Applying the Model
Chapter 8 - Affective and Predatory Violence
Chapter 9 - Psychopathy
Chapter 10 - Other Risk Assessment Instruments
Chapter 11 - Threatening Communications
Chapter 12 - Stalking (Obsessional Following)
Chapter 13 - New Research on Targeted Violence
Chapter 14 - Communicating Risk
Chapter 15 - Professional Office Safety

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