Working with sex offenders

guidelines for therapist selection by Michael A. O"Connell

Publisher: Sage Publications in Newbury Park, Calif

Written in English
Cover of: Working with sex offenders | Michael A. O
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Subjects:

  • Sex offenders -- Rehabilitation.,
  • Psychotherapists -- Selection and appointment.,
  • Community mental health services.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

StatementMichael A. O"Connell, Eric Leberg, Craig R. Donaldson ; foreword by Anna C. Salter.
ContributionsLeberg, Eric., Donaldson, Craig R.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC560.S47 O26 1990
The Physical Object
Pagination131 p. ;
Number of Pages131
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2202509M
ISBN 100803937547, 0803937636
LC Control Number89024243

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