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The gender paradigm in domestic violence research and theory: Part 1—The conflict of theory and data
Feminist theory of intimate violence is critically reviewed in the light of data from numerous incidence studies reporting levels of violence by female perpetrators higher than those reported forExpand
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Assessing risk for violence among psychiatric patients: the HCR-20 violence risk assessment scheme and the Psychopathy Checklist: Screening Version.
This study evaluated the predictive validity of the HCR-20 (Historical, Clinical, and Risk Management) violence risk assessment scheme and the Psychopathy Checklist: Screening Version (PCL:SV). FilesExpand
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The Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START)
A new assessment scheme-the Short-Term Assessment of Risk and Treatability (START)- presents a workable method for assessing risks to self and others encountered in mentally and personalityExpand
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The National Trajectory Project of Individuals Found Not Criminally Responsible on Account of Mental Disorder in Canada. Part 2: The People behind the Label
Objective: To examine the psychosocio-criminological characteristics of not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder (NCRMD)–accused people and compare them across the 3 most populousExpand
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Risk Assessment in Intimate Partner Violence: A Systematic Review of Contemporary Approaches
Intimate partner violence (IPV) has profound and widespread health and economic implications at an individual, familial, and societal level. Violence risk assessment measures offer anExpand
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Predictive Validity of Risk Assessments in Juvenile Offenders
This study examined the validity and reliability of the Structured Assessment of Violence Risk in Youth (SAVRY), the Youth Level of Service/Case Management Inventory (YLS/CMI), and the PsychopathyExpand
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Assessing risk for violence among male and female civil psychiatric patients: the HCR-20, PCL:SV, and VSC.
This study evaluated the predictive validity of violence risk assessments conducted using the HCR-20, the Psychopathy Checklist: Screening Version (PCL:SV), and by the Violence Screening ChecklistExpand
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Forensic psychiatric inpatients and aggression: an exploration of incidence, prevalence, severity, and interventions by gender.
BACKGROUND Previous investigations suggest that women judged to be not criminally responsible on account of mental disorder (NCR-MD) differ markedly from their male counterparts in important ways,Expand
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Female Perpetrators of Intimate Abuse
Abstract A review is made of female intimate abuse. It is concluded that females are as abusive as males in intimate relationships according to survey and epidemiological studies. This is especiallyExpand
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Prevalence of Physical Violence in Intimate Relationships, Part 2: Rates of Male and Female Perpetration
Physical violence perpetrated by men against their female partners is widely recognized as a serious social problem. Whether women’s use of physical violence against their male partners represents aExpand
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