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Secondary traumatization in parents following the disclosure of extrafamilial child sexual abuse: initial effects.
Disclosure or discovery of extrafamilial sexual abuse (ESA) has the potential to traumatize the entire family system. Little controlled research has examined the initial reactions of parents to thisExpand
Vicarious Traumatization
This article reviews the descriptive and empirical literature examining vicarious traumatization in therapists treating sexual offenders. Vicarious traumatization in sexual offender therapists isExpand
The effects of parent training on parenting stress and sense of competence.
The effects of behavioural parent training groups on parenting stress and sense of competence were investigated. Subjects were 91 families of ADDH preschoolers who participated in one of twoExpand
Prediction of Recidivism in Incest Offenders
Approximately 6.5 years after their conviction, the percentage of incest offenders who had committed a sexual, violent, or criminal offense of any kind was 6.4, 12.4, and 26.7, respectively. TheExpand
A Comparison of Modified Versions of the Static-99 and the Sex Offender Risk Appraisal Guide
The predictive validity of 2 risk assessment instruments for sex offenders, modified versions of the Static-99 and the Sex Offender Risk Appraisal Guide, was examined and compared in a sample of 258Expand
The role of parent training in treatment of preschoolers with ADDH.
The efficacy of group parent training was assessed in improving compliance and time on task in preschoolers with attention-deficit disorder with hyperactivity. Positive effects were obtained onExpand
Child extrafamilial sexual abuse: predicting parent and child functioning.
OBJECTIVE This study evaluated the emotional and behavioral adjustment of parents and children within 3 months and 1 year after the discovery of child extrafamilial sexual abuse. METHOD Ninety-twoExpand
A Description of Sexual Offending Committed by Canadian Teachers
The aim of this investigation was to describe teachers who sexually offend against youth and the circumstances related to these offenses. Archival Violent Crime Linkage Analysis System reports wereExpand
Denial Predicts Recidivism for Some Sexual Offenders
This study examined whether there were variables that moderated the relationship between denial and recidivism among adult male sexual offenders. The first study (N = 489) found that the relationshipExpand
Outcome of parent-mediated treatment of preschoolers with attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity.
Despite the early onset of attention deficit disorder with hyperactivity (ADDH), there is a dearth of treatment studies with preschoolers with this disorder. Forty-six families with ADDH preschoolersExpand