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Author Leberg, Eric.

Title Understanding child molesters : taking charge / Eric Leberg ; foreword by Lucy Berliner.

Published Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Sage Publications, [1997]
©1997

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  364.15554019 LEBE    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 264 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 254-258) and index.
Contents Foreword / Lucy Berliner -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Setup -- 3. Denial -- 4. Secrecy -- 5. Blaming -- 6. Manipulation -- 7. The Presentence Investigation Report -- 8. You and the Offender -- 9. The Probation Officer and the Corrections Agency -- 10. Community-Based Treatment of Child Molesters.
Summary Reducing the odds of further revictimization by a convicted child molester requires a clear understanding of the offender's process and his or her ability to manipulate victims. With more than 25 years of experience in the field working with every type of child molester, Eric Leberg provides the information vital to recognizing the offender's patterns of deception and - just as important - how to respond with appropriate interventions or preventive measures. A basic yet comprehensive overview that is easy to read, Understanding Child Molesters uses cases and anecdotes to highlight and reinforce important issues and concepts.
Subject Child molesters -- United States -- Psychology.
Child molesters -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- United States.
Child molesters -- Rehabilitation -- United States.
Child sexual abuse -- United States -- Prevention.
ISBN 0761901868 (hardcover : acid-free paper)
0761901876 (paperback: acid-free paper)