Olver, M. Sex Abuse 12, — Cohen, J. In terms of sentencing, an evaluator may be appointed by the court or retained by counsel to conduct a risk assessment, to be used as one source of information to inform judicial sentencing decisions e. Correctional Service Canada Retrieved at: www.
Thus, as Boer et al. In conclusion, our brief review of CanLII documents demonstrated that a greater variety of tools are employed by evaluators for the court in sexual violence risk assessments treatment programs for sex offenders in prison in Saskatoon indicated in Blais and Forthalthough the relative frequency with which a given tool is employed parallels their review.
Toronto: John Wiley and Sons. Predictive accuracy of Violence Risk Scale-Sexual Offender version risk and change scores in treated Canadian Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal sexual offenders. Cohen, J. Marshall, W. Applications of sexual violence risk measures, especially actuarial tools, to Indigenous criminal justice involved persons has been of controversy, although research efforts have intensified to examine the psychometric properties of these measures to maximize benefits and minimize potential harms associated with their use with this population.
Manuscript submitted for publication. Helmus, L. Although the Bourgon et al. Sexual offender recidivism revisited: A meta-analysis of recent treatment studies. Honouring the truth, reconciling for the future. Hemphill, J. View author publications.
About this article Cite this article Nicholaichuk, T. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 66, Author address Mark E. ISSN The psychology of criminal conduct 6th ed. The overrepresentation extends to provincial and territorial jurisdictions, with the highest concentration of Indigenous persons occurring within Prairie provincial and federal correctional settings.