Higher Education

Counseling, Treatment, and Intervention Methods with Juvenile and Adult Offenders, 1st Edition

  • Rudolph Alexander, Jr. Ohio State University
  • ISBN-10: 0830415289  |  ISBN-13: 9780830415281
  • 350 Pages
  • © 2000 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $171.75



This comprehensive text covers counseling and intervention methods with a broad group of offenders, both adult and juveniles, with separate attention given to males and females. The treatment programs presented are designed around theories proven successful by research.

Table of Contents

1. Correctional Counseling and Intervention: Introduction and Critical Issues.
2. Legal Issues in Correctional Treatment.
3. Treatment Theories.
4. Screening, Assessment, and Diagnosis in Correctional Treatment.
5. Individual Counseling Processes.
6. Group Treatment Processes.
7. Treating Female Juvenile Offenders.
8. Treating Male Juvenile Offenders.
9. Treating Female Adult Offenders.
10. Treating Male Adult Offenders.
11. Treating and Intervention with Special Offender Populations.

Meet the Author

Author Bio

Rudolph Alexander, Jr.

Rudolph Alexander, Jr. received his Ph.D. from the University of Minnesota, and is currently the Director of the Bachelor Science Social Work Program at Ohio State University. He has taught both graduate and undergraduate social work students, with emphasis in areas of research, adult and juvenile corrections, and deviance and psychopathology. He has a 2000 publication with Brooks/Cole-Wadsworth, COUNSELING AND TREATMENT INTERVENTION METHODS WITH JUVENILE AND ADULT OFFENDERS.