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PSYC3546
PSYC3546 Module Reading List

Criminological Psychology: Violence, Drugs and Sex, 2021/22, Semester 2
Professor Mitch Waterman
m.g.waterman@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Howitt, D. (2018). Introduction to forensic and criminal psychology (sixth edition.). Pearson. (The earlier 2011 4th Edition in the library is likely to suffice too).  

For Office for National Statistics User Guides on Recorded Crime and CSEW (2021) see:

User guide to crime statistics for England and Wales - Office for National Statistics (ons.gov.uk)

 

Lecture 1: Crime: its measurement and prevalence. Is public perception accurate?

Adriaenssen, A., Paoli, L., Karstedt, S., Visschers, J., Greenfield, V.A., & Pleysier, S. (2020). Public perceptions of the seriousness of crime: Weighing the harm and the wrong. European Journal of Criminology, 17(2) 127-150. doi:10.1177/1477370818772768  

Adriaenssen, A., Visschers, J., Van den Bulck, J. et al. (2019). Public Perceptions of the Seriousness of Crimes: To What Extent are They Driven by Television Exposure?European Journal of Crime Policy Research 26, 481–500. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10610-019-09418-2

Sentencing Guidelines Council (2004). Overarching Principles: Seriousness – Guidelines. London: Sentencing Guidelines Council.

Gudjonsson, G.H. & Haward, L.R.C. (2016). Forensic Psychology A Guide to Practice. New York: Routledge.

Office for National Statistics (2021). Crime in England and Wales, Year Ending June 2021. ONS, UK.

Crime in England and Wales - Office for National Statistics (ons.gov.uk)

For Office for National Statistics User Guides on Recorded Crime and CSEW (2020 but updated Nov 2021) see:

User guide to crime statistics for England and Wales: March 2020 - Office for National Statistics (ons.gov.uk)

 

Pollack, J.M. & Kubrin, C.E. (2007). Crime in the News: How Crimes, Offenders and Victims Are Portrayed in the Media. Journal of Criminal Justice and Popular Culture, 14(1), 59-83.  

Ručman, A.B. (2019). What is crime? A search for an answer encompassing civilisational legitimacy and social harm. Crime, Law and Social Change 72, 211–226.  

 

Lecture 2: Pathways into crime: delinquent behaviour, taxonomies of offenders and criminal histories

Baillargeon, R.H., et al. 2007. Gender differences in physical aggression: A prospective population-based survey of children before and after 2 years of age. Developmental Psychology, 43(1), 13-26. doi:10.1037/0012-1649.43.1.13.  

Berkout, O.V., Young, J.N., & Gross, A.M. (2011). Mean girls and bad boys: Recent research on gender differences in conduct disorder. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 16(6), 503-511. doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2011.06.001

West, D. J. and Farrington, D. P. (1973). Who Becomes Delinquent? London: Heinemann.

Farrington, D.P., Coid, J.W., & West, D.J. (2009). The Development of Offending from Age 8 to Age 50: Recent Results from the Cambridge Study in Delinquent Development. Monatsschrift für Kriminologie und Strafrechtsreform 92(2),160-173. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

Farrington. (2005). Childhood origins of antisocial behaviorClinical Psychology and Psychotherapy12(3), 177–190. https://doi.org/10.1002/cpp.448  

Nagin, D.S., Farrington, D.P., & Moffitt, T.E. (1995). Life-course trajectories of different types of offenders. Criminology, 33(1), 11-139. doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-9125.1995.tb01173.x  

Moffitt, T. E. (1993). Adolescence-Limited and Life-Course-Persistent Antisocial Behavior: A Developmental Taxonomy. Psychological Review, 100 (4), 674-701 doi10.1037/0033-295X.100.4.674

 

Lecture 3: Prison and Criminal Life

Cameron, J. E. (1999). Social identity and the pursuit of possible selves: Implications for the psychological well-being of university students. Group Dynamics: Theory, Research, and Practice, 3, 179-189.

Clemmer, D. (1940). The prison community. Boston: Christopher Publishing.
 

Crank, B. (2013). “Prison Will Either Make Ya or Break Ya”: Punishment, Deterrence, and the Criminal Lifestyle. Deviant Behavior, 34(10), 782–802. https://doi.org/10.1080/01639625.2013.781439

Jacobson,J., Heard, C., & Fair, H. (2017). Prison: Evidence of its use and over-use from around the world. London: Institute for Criminal Policy Research 

Sturge, G. & Tunnicliffe, R. (2021). UK Prison Population Statistics. UK Commons Library.  

UK Prison Population Statistics - House of Commons Library (parliament.uk)

Prison Reform Trust (2021). Prison: the facts Bromley Briefings Summer 2021. London: Prison Reform Trust.

Prison Reform Trust (2021). Bromley Briefings Prison Factfile Winter 2021. London: Prison Reform Trust.  

Winter 2021 Factfile final.pdf (prisonreformtrust.org.uk)

Uhrig, N. (2016). Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic disproportionality in the Criminal Justice System in England and Wales. Ministry of Justice Analytical Services.

Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic disproportionality in the Criminal Justice System in England and Wales (publishing.service.gov.uk)

Walters, G.D. (2003). Changes in criminal thinking and identity in novice and experienced inmates: prisonization revisited. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 30(4), 399-421. DOI: 10.1177/0093854803253137  

Walters, G. (1995). The Psychological Inventory of Criminal Thinking Styles: Part I: Reliability and Preliminary Validity. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 22(3), 307–325. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093854895022003008

 

Lecture 4: Theoretical perspectives 1: Violence and aggressive behaviour

Allen, J.J., Anderson, C.A., & Bushman, B.J. (2018). The General Aggression Model. Current Opinion in Psychology, 19, 75–80. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.copsyc.2017.03.034  

Anderson, C.A. & Bushman, B. J. (2002). Human aggression. Annual Review of Psychology, 53(1), 27–51. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev.psych.53.100901.135231

Athens, L. (2015) Violentization: A Relatively Singular Theory of Violent Crime. Deviant Behavior, 36(8), 625-639, DOI: 10.1080/01639625.2014.951577  

Felson, R. (2009). Violence, Crime, and Violent Crime. International Journal of Conflict and Violence, 3(1), 23–39.  

Ferguson, C. & Dyck, D. (2012). Paradigm change in aggression research: The time has come to retire the General Aggression Model. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 17(3), 220–228. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2012.02.007

Ireland, J.L., Birch, P. & Ireland, C.A. (Eds.) (2018). The Routledge International Handbook of Human Aggression: current issues and perspectives. Abingdon: Routledge.

 

Lecture 5: Theoretical perspectives 2: Sexual violence and sexual behaviour

Diamond, L.M. & Savin-Williams, R.C. (2009). Adolescent Sexuality. In Lerner, R.M., & Steinberg, L. (Eds.). The Handbook of Adolescent Psychology. John Wiley & Sons. doi.org/10.1002/9780470479193.adlpsy001015

Faupel, S. (2015). Etiology of adult sex offending. Sex Offender Management Assessment and Planning Initiative Research Brief. U.S. Department of Justice SOMAPI Research brief (ojp.gov)  

Fortenberry. (2013). Puberty and adolescent sexuality. Hormones and Behavior64(2), 280–287. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.yhbeh.2013.03.007  

Jackson, S., & Scott, S. (2010). Theorising sexuality. Open University Press.

Kar, S., Choudhury, A., & Singh, A. (2015). Understanding normal development of adolescent sexuality: A bumpy ride. Journal of Human Reproductive Sciences8(2), 70–74. https://doi.org/10.4103/0974-1208.158594

Lussier, P. & Beauregard, E. (2018). Sexual Offending: A Criminological Perspective. Routledge (chapter 2: Integrating General and Specific Theories of Sex Offending: A path-breaking perspective: accessible via Google Books or Google Scholar).

Tolman, D.L., & McClelland, S.I. (2011). Normative Sexuality Development in Adolescence: A Decade in Review, 2000–2009. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 21(1), 242 – 255. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-7795.2010.00726.x  

Ward, T. & Beech, A.R. (2016). The Integrated Theory of Sexual Offending – Revised: A multifield perspective. In Boer, D.P. (Ed). The Wiley Handbook on the Theories, Assessment, and Treatment of Sexual Offending. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.   Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva 

The Integrated Theory of Sexual Offending–Revised - Ward - - Major Reference Works - Wiley Online Library

 

Lecture 6: Theoretical perpsectives 3: Drug crime, substance abuse, and addiction

Bennett, T. & Holloway, K. (2009). THE CAUSAL CONNECTION BETWEEN DRUG MISUSE AND CRIME. British Journal of Criminology, 49(4), 513–531. https://doi.org/10.1093/bjc/azp014  

Coomber, R. (2013). Key concepts in drugs and society. Sage Publications. (available as an e-book from the University Library)

Goldstein, P. J. (1985). The Drugs/Violence Nexus: A Tripartite Conceptual Framework. Journal of Drug Issues 39, 143-174.

Heinze, E. (2012). Victimless Crimes. In Chadwick, R. (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Applied Ethics (2nd Ed.). Academic Press.

Griffiths, M. (2005). A “components” model of addiction within a biopsychosocial framework. Journal of Substance Use, 10(4), 191–197. https://doi.org/10.1080/14659890500114359  

Lynskey, M., & Agrawal, A. (2018). Denise Kandel’s classic work on the gateway sequence of drug acquisition. Addiction, 113(10), 1927–1932. https://doi.org/10.1111/add.14190

Marlatt, G.A., Baer, J.S., Donovan, D.M. & Kivlahan, D.R. (1988). Addictive behaviors: etiology and treatment. Annual Review of Psychology, 39, 223-52. doi: 10.1146/annurev.ps.39.020188.001255.

Degenhardt, L. et al. (2010). Evaluating the drug use “gateway” theory using cross-national data: consistency and associations of the order of initiation of drug use among participants in the WHO World Mental Health Surveys. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2009.12.001

Walters, G. (2015). Recidivism and the “Worst of Both Worlds” Hypothesis: Do Substance Misuse and Crime Interact or Accumulate? Criminal Justice and Behavior, 42(4), 435–451. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093854814551018

Walters, G. (2020). Explaining the drug-crime connection with peers, proactive criminal thinking, and victimization: Systemic, cognitive social learning, and person proximity mechanisms. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors. https://doi.org/10.1037/adb0000606  

Wise, R., & Koob, G. (2014). The Development and Maintenance of Drug Addiction. Neuropsychopharmacology, 39(2), 254–262. https://doi.org/10.1038/npp.2013.261  

 

Lecture 7: Assessment and treatment of offenders 1: priorities, risk, recidivism, ‘What works’, ‘Risk, Need, Responsivity’

Akerman, G., & Beech, A. (2012). A Systematic Review of Measures of Deviant Sexual Interest and Arousal. Psychiatry, Psychology, and Law19(1), 118–143. https://doi.org/10.1080/13218719.2010.547161  

Andrews, D., Bonta, J., & Wormith, J. (2011). The Risk-Need-Responsivity (RNR) Model: Does Adding the Good Lives Model Contribute to Effective Crime Prevention? Criminal Justice and Behavior38(7), 735–755. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093854811406356

Andrews, D., & Bonta, J. (2010). REHABILITATING CRIMINAL JUSTICE POLICY AND PRACTICE. Psychology, Public Policy, and Law16(1), 39–55. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0018362  

Babchishin, K., Babchishin, K., Nunes, K., Nunes, K., Hermann, C., & Hermann, C. (2013). The Validity of Implicit Association Test (IAT) Measures of Sexual Attraction to Children: A Meta-Analysis. Archives of Sexual Behavior42(3), 487–499. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10508-012-0022-8

Gannon, T., Beech, A., & Ward, T. (2007). Does the polygraph lead to better risk prediction for sexual offenders? Aggression and Violent Behavior13(1), 29–44. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2007.08.001

Gov.UK (2019). Risk assessment of offenders. Risk assessment of offenders - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)  

Grimwood, G.G. & Berman, G. (2012). REDUCING REOFFENDING: THE “WHAT WORKS” DEBATE. House of Commons Library. Reducing reoffending: the "what works" debate - House of Commons Library (parliament.uk)            

Letourneau, E. (2002). A Comparison of Objective Measures of Sexual Arousal and Interest: Visual Reaction Time and Penile Plethysmography. Sexual Abuse14(3), 207–223. https://doi.org/10.1177/107906320201400302

Lewis, K., Olver, M.E., & Wong, S.C.P. (2102). The Violence Risk Scale: Predictive Validity and Linking Changes in Risk With Violent Recidivism in a Sample of High-Risk Offenders With Psychopathic Traits.  Assessment, 20(2), 150–

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Martinson, R. (1974). What Works?-Questions and Answers About Prison Reform. The Public Interest35, 22-54.

O’Donohue, W., & Letourneau, E. (1992). The psychometric properties of the penile tumescence assessment of child molesters. Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment14(2), 123–174. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00965172

Schmidt, A., Schmidt, A., Babchishin, K., Babchishin, K., Lehmann, R., & Lehmann, R. (2017). A Meta-Analysis of Viewing Time Measures of Sexual Interest in Children. Archives of Sexual Behavior46(1), 287–300. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10508-016-0806-

Viljoen, J., Cochrane, D., & Jonnson, M. (2018). Do Risk Assessment Tools Help Manage and Reduce Risk of Violence and Reoffending? A Systematic Review. Law and Human Behavior42(3), 181–214. https://doi.org/10.1037/lhb00002803    

Zappalà, A., Antfolk, J., Dombert, B., Mokros, A., & Santtila, P. (2016). Identifying deviant sexual interest in a sex offender sample using dual-target rapid serial visual presentation task. The Journal of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology27(2), 281–307. https://doi.org/10.1080/14789949.2015.1122820

 

Lecture 8: Assessment and treatment 2: Recovery, CBT, behavioural and pharmacological interventions, Better Lives

Barnett, G., & Fitzalan Howard, F. (2018). What Doesn’t Work to Reduce Reoffending?: A Review of Reviews of Ineffective Interventions for Adults Convicted of Crimes. European Psychologist, 23(2), 111–129. https://doi.org/10.1027/1016-9040/a000323

Andrews, D., Zinger, I., Hoge, R., Bonta, J., Gendreau, P., & Cullen, f. (1990). Does correctional treatment work? A clinically relevant and psychologically informed meta‐analysis. Criminology, 28(3), 369–404. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1745-9125.1990.tb01330.x  

Friendship, C., Blud, L., Erikson, M., Travers, R., & Thornton, D. (2003). Cognitive‐behavioural treatment for imprisoned offenders: An evaluation of HM Prison Service’s cognitive skills programmes. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 8(1), 103–114. https://doi.org/10.1348/135532503762871273

Långström, N., Enebrink, P., Laurén, E., Lindblom, J., Werkö, S., & Hanson, R. (2013). Preventing sexual abusers of children from reoffending: systematic review of medical and psychological interventions. BMJ : British Medical Journal, 347(7924), 12–12. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f4630

Hanson, R. (2013). Review: evidence does not support a reduction in sexual reoffending with psychological interventions, but further high-quality trials are needed. Evidence-Based Mental Health, 16(3), 68–68. https://doi.org/10.1136/eb-2013-101236

Dennis, J.A., Khan, O., Ferriter, M., Huband, N., Powney, M.J. & Duggan C. (2012). Psychological interventions for adults who have sexually offended or are at risk of offending. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews,12. Art. No.: CD007507. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007507.pub2.

Perry, A.E., Neilson, M., Martyn-St James, M., Glanville, J.M., Woodhouse, R., Godfrey, C. & Hewitt C. (2015). Pharmacological interventions for drug-using offenders. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 6. Art. No.: CD010862. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010862.pub2.

Wooldredge, J. (2020). Prison Culture, Management, and In-Prison Violence. Annual Review of Criminology, 3(1), 165–188. https://doi.org/10.1146/annurev-criminol-011419-041359  

Ministry of Justice (2020). HMPPS Annual Digest 2019/20 

HMPPS Annual Digest: April 2019 to March 2020 - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)

Steadman, H., Silver, E., Monahan, J., Appelbaum, P., Robbins, P., Mulvey, E., Grisso, T., Roth, L., & Banks, S. (2000). A Classification Tree Approach to the Development of Actuarial Violence Risk Assessment Tools. Law and Human Behavior, 24(1), 83–100. https://doi.org/10.1023/A:1005478820425  

Ward, T., Mann, R., & Gannon, T. (2007). The good lives model of offender rehabilitation: Clinical implications.  Aggression and Violent Behavior, 12(1), 87–107. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2006.03.004

Ward, T., & Gannon, T. (2006). Rehabilitation, etiology, and self-regulation: The comprehensive good lives model of treatment for sexual offenders. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 11(1), 77–94. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.avb.2005.06.001

Ministry of Justice (2021) CSAAP Currently Accredited Programmes  

Ministry of Justice letterhead (publishing.service.gov.uk)

Ward, T., & Stewart, C. (2003). The Treatment of Sex Offenders: Risk Management and Good Lives. Professional Psychology, Research and Practice, 34(4), 353–360. https://doi.org/10.1037/0735-7028.34.4.353  

Ward, T. (2002). Good lives and the rehabilitation of offenders: Promises and problems. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 7(5), 513–528. https://doi.org/10.1016/S1359-1789(01)00076-3

Winder, B., Lievesley, R., Elliott, H., Hocken, K., Faulkner, J., Norman, C., & Kaul, A. (2018). Evaluation of the use of pharmacological treatment with prisoners experiencing high levels of hypersexual disorder. The Journal of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology, 29(1), 53–71. https://doi.org/10.1080/14789949.2017.1337801

 

Lecture 9: Effectiveness of assessment and treatment

Assessment

Cohen, T. (2017). Automating Risk Assessment Instruments and Reliability: Examining an Important but Neglected Area in Risk Assessment Research. Criminology & Public Policy16(1), 271–279. https://doi.org/10.1111/1745-9133.12272

Fazel, S., Singh, J., Doll, H., & Grann, M. (2012). Use of risk assessment instruments to predict violence and antisocial behaviour in 73 samples involving 24 827 people: systematic review and meta-analysis. BMJ (Online)345, e4692–e4692. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e4692  

Hanson, R., & Morton-Bourgon, K. (2009). The Accuracy of Recidivism Risk Assessments for Sexual Offenders: A Meta-Analysis of 118 Prediction Studies. Psychological Assessment21(1), 1–21. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0014421

Hanson, Karl. (2009). The Psychological Assessment of Risk for Crime and Violence. Canadian Psychology50, 172-182. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0015726

Viljoen, J., Vargen, L., Cochrane, D., Jonnson, M., Goossens, I., & Monjazeb, S. (2021). Do Structured Risk Assessments Predict Violent, Any, and Sexual Offending Better Than Unstructured Judgment? An Umbrella Review. Psychology, Public Policy, & Law27, 79-97. https://doi.org/10.1037/law0000299  

Viljoen, J., Cochrane, D., & Jonnson, M. (2018). Do Risk Assessment Tools Help Manage and Reduce Risk of Violence and Reoffending? A Systematic Review. Law & Human Behavior42, 181-214. https://doi.org/10.1037/lhb0000280

Lloyd, C., Hanson, R., Richards, D., & Serin, R. (2020). Reassessment Improves Prediction of Criminal Recidivism: A Prospective Study of 3,421 Individuals in New Zealand. Psychological Assessment32, 568-581. https://doi.org/10.1037/pas0000813

Singh, J., Grann, M., & Fazel, S. (2011). A comparative study of violence risk assessment tools: A systematic review and metaregression analysis of 68 studies involving 25,980 participants. Clinical Psychology Review31(3), 499–513. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpr.2010.11.009

Prins, S. (2019). Criminogenic or Criminalized? Testing an Assumption for Expanding Criminogenic Risk Assessment. Law & Human Behavior43, 477-490. https://doi.org/10.1037/lhb0000347

Tully, R., Chou, S., & Browne, K. (2013). A systematic review on the effectiveness of sex offender risk assessment tools in predicting sexual recidivism of adult male sex offenders. Clinical Psychology Review33(2), 287–316. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpr.2012.12.002

Singh, J., & Fazel, S. (2010). Forensic Risk Assessment: A Metareview. Criminal Justice and Behavior37(9), 965–988.  

van der Knaap, L., Leenarts, L., Born, M., & Oosterveld, P. (2012). Reevaluating Interrater Reliability in Offender Risk Assessment. Crime and Delinquency58(1), 147–163. https://doi.org/10.1177/0011128710382347

Treatment

Papalia, Nina, Spivak, Benjamin, Daffern, Michael & Ogloff, James. (2019). A meta-analytic review of the efficacy of psychological treatments for violent offenders in correctional and forensic mental health settings. Clinical Psychology: Science & Practice26https://doi.org/10.1111/cpsp.12282  

Barnett, G., & Fitzalan Howard, F. (2018). What Doesn’t Work to Reduce Reoffending?: A Review of Reviews of Ineffective Interventions for Adults Convicted of Crimes. European Psychologist23(2), 111–129. https://doi.org/10.1027/1016-9040/a000323

Friendship, C., Blud, L., Erikson, M., Travers, R., & Thornton, D. (2003). Cognitive‐behavioural treatment for imprisoned offenders: An evaluation of HM Prison Service’s cognitive skills programmes. Legal and Criminological Psychology8(1), 103–114. https://doi.org/10.1348/135532503762871273

Långström, N., Enebrink, P., Laurén, E., Lindblom, J., Werkö, S., & Hanson, R. (2013). Preventing sexual abusers of children from reoffending: systematic review of medical and psychological interventions. BMJ : British Medical Journal347(7924), 12–12. https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f4630

Dennis, J.A., Khan, O., Ferriter, M., Huband, N., Powney, M.J. & Duggan C. (2012). Psychological interventions for adults who have sexually offended or are at risk of offending. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews,12. Art. No.: CD007507. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD007507.pub2.

Perry, A.E., Neilson, M., Martyn-St James, M., Glanville, J.M., Woodhouse, R., Godfrey, C. & Hewitt C. (2015). Pharmacological interventions for drug-using offenders. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 6. Art. No.: CD010862. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD010862.pub2.

Perry, A., Darwin, Z., Godfrey, C., McDougall, C., Lunn, J., Glanville, J., & Coulton, S. (2009). The Effectiveness of Interventions for Drug-Using Offenders in the Courts, Secure Establishments and the Community: A Systematic Review. Substance Use & Misuse44(3), 374–400. https://doi.org/10.1080/10826080802347560

Perry, A.E.; Woodhouse, R.; Neilson, M.; Martyn St James, M.; Glanville, J.; Hewitt, C.; Trépel, D. (2016). Are Non-Pharmacological Interventions Effective in Reducing Drug Use and Criminality? A Systematic and Meta-Analytical Review with an Economic Appraisal of These Interventions. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health13, 966. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph13100966  

Winder, B., Lievesley, R., Elliott, H., Hocken, K., Faulkner, J., Norman, C., & Kaul, A. (2018). Evaluation of the use of pharmacological treatment with prisoners experiencing high levels of hypersexual disorder. The Journal of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology29(1), 53–71. https://doi.org/10.1080/14789949.2017.1337801

Mews, A., Di Bella, L., & Purver, M. (2017). Impact evaluation of the prison-based Core Sex Offender Treatment Programme. Ministry of Justice Analytical Series.

Impact evaluation of the prison-based Core Sex Offender Treatment Programme (publishing.service.gov.uk)  

Gannon, T., Olver, M., Mallion, J., & James, M. (2019). Does specialized psychological treatment for offending reduce recidivism? A meta-analysis examining staff and program variables as predictors of treatment effectiveness. Clinical Psychology Review73, 101752–101752. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cpr.2019.101752  

Schmucker, M., & Lösel, F. (2015). The effects of sexual offender treatment on recidivism: an international meta-analysis of sound quality evaluations. Journal of Experimental Criminology11(4), 597–630. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11292-015-9241-z  

Lösel, F., & Schmucker, M. (2005). The effectiveness of treatment for sexual offenders: A comprehensive meta-analysis. Journal of Experimental Criminology1(1), 117–146. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11292-004-6466-7

Duwe, G., & Rocque, M. (2017). Effects of Automating Recidivism Risk Assessment on Reliability, Predictive Validity, and Return on Investment (ROI): Recidivism Risk Assessment. Criminology & Public Policy16(1), 235–269. https://doi.org/10.1111/1745-9133.12270

Olver, M. E., Stockdale, K. C., & Wormith, J. S. (2011). A meta-analysis of predictors of offender treatment attrition and its relationship to recidivism. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 79(1), 6–21. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0022200

Papalia, N., Spivak, B., Daffern, M., & Ogloff, J. (2020). Are Psychological Treatments for Adults With Histories of Violent Offending Associated With Change in Dynamic Risk Factors? A Meta-Analysis of Intermediate Treatment Outcomes. Criminal Justice and Behavior47(12), 1585–1608. https://doi.org/10.1177/0093854820956377

Glanville, J., Perry, A., James, M., Hewitt, C., Swami, S., Wright, K., Burns, L., Pearson, C., Aboaja, A., Thakkar, P., Kumar, K., & Bunney, M. (2021). Pharmacological interventions for drug-using offenders: an update to a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Experimental Criminology. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11292-020-09453-8  

Moore, K., Roberts, W., Reid, H., Smith, K., Oberleitner, L., & McKee, S. (2019). Effectiveness of medication assisted treatment for opioid use in prison and jail settings: A meta-analysis and systematic review. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment99, 32–43. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jsat.2018.12.003

Perry, A.E., Neilson, M., Martyn-St James, M., Hewitt, C., Glanville, J., McCool, R., et al. (2013). Non-pharmacologic interventions for drug-using offenders. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews.  

 

Lecture 10: What's 'wrong' with Forensic Psychology?

British Psychological Society (2019). Standards for the accreditation of Masters & Doctoral programmes in forensic psychology. Leicester: BPS.org.uk.

Forensic Accreditation Handbook 2019.pdf (bps.org.uk)

Cantor, J., Blanchard, R., Christensen, B., Dickey, R., Klassen, P., Beckstead, A., Blak, T., & Kuban, M. (2004). Intelligence, Memory, and Handedness in Pedophilia. Neuropsychology, 18(1), 3–14. https://doi.org/10.1037/0894-4105.18.1.3 Available online here

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