Edited by Edited by Sue Righthand, PhD and William D. Murphy, PhD
Safer Society Press is pleased to announce the publication of this comprehensive reference. Edited by Dr. Sue Righthand and Dr. William Murphy, two of the leading experts on youth who have sexually harmed, the book is a single-volume reference on the current best practice for professionals working with this population.
The Handbook is the first book in a new imprint from Safer Society Press: Global Institute of Forensic Research Professional Book.
“In The Safer Society Handbook of Assessment and Treatment of Adolescents Who Have Sexually Offended, Editors Sue Righthand and William Murphy have assembled an impressive series of chapters on the characteristics of those who offend, best practice in assessment and intervention, and special issues. Scientifically comprehensive, legally relevant, developmentally sensitive, and clinically sophisticated, this volume will offer valuable assistance to all who work with this challenging population.”
– Kirk Heilbrun, PhD, Drexel University
Details: paper, 534 pages