Neuropsychological executive functions of adolescent sex offenders and nonsex offenders.

  title={Neuropsychological executive functions of adolescent sex offenders and nonsex offenders.},
  author={Carol A Veneziano and Louis Veneziano and Scott Legrand and Linda Richards},
  journal={Perceptual and motor skills},
  volume={98 2},
A growing body of research now suggests that a substantial number of criminal offenders display neuropsychological deficits, especially frontal-executive dysfunctions. The present study investigated the possibility of similar deficits by comparing the performance of 60 adolescent sex offenders court-ordered to a residential treatment facility with the performance of 60 nonsexual delinquent offenders matched on several pertinent sociodemographic characteristics and scores on four… CONTINUE READING

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