Borum, Randy & Verhaagen, David. Assessing and Managing Violence Risk in Juveniles.
BORUM, Randy & VERHAAGEN, David. Assessing and Managing Violence Risk in Juveniles. New York New York, state, United States
New York, Middle Atlantic state of the United States. It is bordered by Vermont, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and the Atlantic Ocean (E), New Jersey and Pennsylvania (S), Lakes Erie and Ontario and the Canadian province of : The Guilford Press, 2006. 226pp. $35.00 (h).
Assessing and Managing Violence Risk in Juveniles is a practical and accessible resource for any mental health practitioner working with youth at risk for violent behavior. It presents a comprehensive framework for evaluating juveniles in the justice system or those whose behavior in school, therapy sessions, or other contexts raises concern about violence. Detailed case examples illustrate the authors' scientifically grounded approach to selecting appropriate instruments, analyzing and communicating assessment results, and designing effective interventions. Special problems addressed include bullying Bullying
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