Like therapeutic interventions for other criminal offenders, sex offender treatment at its broadest level is a tool for promoting offender accountability, reducing recidivism and enhancing public safety. Jun 18, · Research results also indicate that a given treatment does not affect all sex offenders in the same way, depending on individual offender characteristics and contextual factors. Treatment is most effective when it is tailored to the risks, needs, and offense dynamics of each sex offender.
The Effectiveness of Treatment for Adult Sexual Offenders Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking-Sponsored, July The Effectiveness of Treatment for Juveniles Who Sexually Offend Office of Sex Offender Sentencing, Monitoring, Apprehending, Registering, and Tracking-Sponsored, July Although there is some debate regarding whether treatment with sexual offenders is effective, cognitive-behavioral treatment remains the most widely accepted and empirically supported model of sexual offender treatment with respect to reducing recidivism (e.g., Cited by:
Online Learning Community for Treating Sex Offenders Learning Session 3: Treatment Methods for Adult Sex Offenders April 17, Presenters: Barbara K. Schwartz, PhD, Director, Sex Offender Treatment Program, Maine Department of Corrections Carol J. Ball, PhD, Founding Partner, New England Forensic AssociatesFile Size: KB. May 10, · Sex-addiction treatment is designed to help people with impulse-control issues and, like Alcoholics Anonymous, focuses on abstinence and avoiding triggers. Experts emphasize that Author: Eliana Dockterman.