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If you are a survivor, please be careful in reading the information compiled here. It is impossible to give information on ritual abuse, and about people's opinions about ritual abuse, in a way that is not upsetting and/or triggering. Only you know how much is wise to read, and how much information you can absorb at one time.

Sexual Offenders: Etiology and Treatment

Bays, Laren. and Freeman-Longo, Robert. (1995) “Why Did I Do It Again? Understanding My Cycle of Problem Behaviors: A Guided Workbook for Clients In Treatment.” Safer Society Press, Brandon, VT.

Barbaree, Howard E. and Marshall, William L., Eds. (2006) “The Juvenile Sex Offender.” Guilford Press, NY, NY.

Beech, Anthony R., Leam, A. Craig and Browne, Kevin D. Eds. (2008) “Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook.” Wiley, NY, NY.

Blanchard, Geral T. (1995) “The Difficult Connection: The Therapeutic Relationship in Sex Offender Treatment.” Safer Society Press, Brandon, VT.

Breer, J W. (1987) “The Adolescent Molester.” Charles C. Thomas, Springfield, IL.

Briggs, David et al. (1998) “Assessing Men Who Sexually Abuse: A Practice Guide.” Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London, UK. and Philadelphia, PA.

Briggs, David and Roger Kennington. (2006) “Managing Men Who Sexually Abuse.” Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London, UK. and Philadelphia, PA.

Briggs. Freda, Ed. (1995) ‘From Victim to Offender: How Child Abuse Victims Become Offenders.” Allen and Unwin, St. Leonards, NSW, Australia.

Broadhurst, Roderic G. and Maller, Ross A. (1991) “Sex Offending and Recidivism.” Univ. of Western Australia, Crime Research Centre, Nedlands, W.A., Australia.

Brown, Sarah, (2005) “Treating Sex Offenders: An Introduction to Sex Offender Treatment Programmes.” Willan Pub., Cullompton, UK and Portland, OR.

Brunswig, Kirk A. and O’Donohue, William. (2002) “Relapse Prevention for Sexual Harassers.” Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers, NY, NY.

Buckley, David M. “How to identify, Interview and Interrogate Child Abuse Offenders.” Hahn Printing, Eagle River, WI.

Campbell, J. Ed. (1994) “Assessing Dangerousness: Violence in Sexual Offenders, Batterers, and Child Abusers.” Sage Publications,Thousand Oaks CA.

Campbell, Terence W. (2007) “Assessing Sex Offenders: Problems and Pitfalls.” Charles C Thomas, Springfield, IL.

Carich, Mark S. and Calder, Martin C. (2003) “Contemporary Treatment of Adult Male Sex Offenders.” Russell House, Lyme Regis, Dorset, UK.

Carich, Mark S. and Mussack Steven E. Eds. (2001) “Handbook for Sexual Abuser Assessment and Treatment.” Safer Society Press, Brandon, VT.

Cheney , Victor T . (2004) “Sex Offenses and Their Treatments: The Problem, the Solution, Commentary.” AuthorHouse, Bloomington, IN.

Cleary, Shawna, (2004) “Sex Offenders and Self-Control: Explaining Sexual Violence.” LFB Scholarly Pub. LLC, NY, NY.

Coleman, Eli, Dwyer, S. Margretta, and Pallone, Nathaniel J., Eds. (1996.) “Sex Offender Treatment: Biological Dysfunction, Intrapsychic Conflict, Interpersonal Violence.” Haworth Press, NY, NY.

Coleman, Eli and Miner, Michael., Eds. (2000) “Sexual Offender Treatment: Biopsychosocial Perspectives.” Haworth Press, NY, NY.

Craig, Leam A., Browne, Kevin D. and Beech, Anthony R. (2008) “Assessing Risk in Sex Offenders: A Practitioner’s Guide.” Wiley, Chichester, UK and Hoboken, NJ.

Craissati, Jackie. (2004) “Managing High Risk Sex Offenders In The Community: A Psychological Approach.” Brunner-Routledge, Hove, NY.

Crawford, Colin. (1997) Forbidden Femininity: Child Sexual Abuse and Female Sexuality.” Aldershot, Hants, UK and Ashgate, Brookfield, VT.

Dehlendorf, Christine E. and Wolfe, Sidney M. (1997) “Physicians Disciplined for Sex-Related Offenses.” Public Citizen, Washington, DC.

Denov, Myriam S. (2004) “Perspectives on Female Sex Offending: A Culture of Denial.” Aldershot, Hampshire, UK and Ashgate, Burlington, VT.

Dobbert, Duane L. (2004) “Halting The Sexual Predators among Us: Preventing Attack, Rape, and Lust Homicide.” Prager, Westport, CT.

Doren, Dennis M. (2002) “Evaluating Sex Offenders: A Manual for Civil Commitments and Beyond.” Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks CA.

Erooga, Marcus and Masson, Helen, Eds (2006) “Children and Young People Who Sexually Abuse Others: Current Developments and Practice Responses.” Abingdon, Oxon, UK and Routledge, NY, NY.

Fenner, J. V., Ed. (2008) “Sex Offenders: Management, Treatment, and Bibliography.” Nova Science Publishers, NY, NY.

Flora, Rudy. (2001) “How to Work with Sex Offenders: A Handbook for Criminal Justice, Human Service, and Mental Health Professionals.” Haworth Clinical Practice Press, NY, NY.

Fortune, Marie M. (1983) “Sexual Violence: The Unmentionable Sin.” Pilgrim Press, NY, NY.

Gannon, Theresa. A et al., Eds. (2007) “Aggressive Offenders’ Cognition: Theory, Research, and Practice.” Chichester, West Sussex, UK and John Wiley and Sons Ltd., Hokoken, NJ.

Geffner, Robert et al., Eds. (2003) “Identifying and Treating Sex Offenders: Current Approaches, Research, and Techniques.” Haworth Maltreatment and Trauma Press, Binghamton, N.Y.

Gerdes, Louise I., Ed. (2008) “Sexual Violence.” Greenhaven Press, Detroit, MI.

Gibson, Camille and Vandiver, Donna M. (2008) “Juvenile Sex Offenders: What the Public Needs to Know.” Praeger, Westport, CT.

Goldenflame, Jake. (2004) “Overcoming Sexual Terrorism: 40 Ways to Protect Your Children from Sexual Predators.” Xlibris, Philadelphia, PA.

Grubin, Don, Kelly, Peter and Brunsdon, Chris. (2001) “Linking Serious Sexual Assaults through Behaviour.” Home Office, Research, Development and Statistics Directorate London, UK.

Haaven, James, Little, Roger and Petre-Miller, Dan. (1995) “Treating Intellectually Disabled Sex Offenders: A Model Residential Program.” Safer Society Press, Orwell, VT.

Hall , Gordon C . Nagayama. (1996) “Theory-Based Assessment,Treatment, and Prevention of Sexual Aggression.” Oxford University Press, NY, NY.

Hanson, R. Karl et al. (2007) “Assessing the Risk of Sexual Offenders on Community Supervision: The Dynamic Supervision Project.” Public Safety Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada.

Hilarski, Carolyn and Wodarski, John S., Eds. (2006) “Comprehensive Mental Health Practice with Sex Offenders and Their Families.” Haworth Press, NY, NY.

Hislop, Julia. (2001) “Female Sex Offenders: What Therapists, Law Enforcement and Child Protective Services Need to Know.” Issues Press, Ravensdale, WA.

Holmes, Ronald M. and Holmes, Stephen T., Eds. (2002) “Current Perspectives on Sex Crimes.” Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA.

Holmes, Stephen T., and Holmes, Ronald M. (2002) “Sex Crimes: Patterns and Behavior.” Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA.

Hunter, Mic., J Ed. (1995) “Child Survivors and Perpetrators of Sexual Abuse.” Sage Publications,Thousand Oaks CA.

Hopes, Bobbie G. (2007) “What Teens And Parents Need to Know about Sex Offenders: With a Special Section About Internet Safety.” Avisson Press, Greensboro, NC.

Horley, James. (2008) “Sexual Offenders: Personal Construct Theory and Deviant Sexual Behaviour.” Routledge, NY, NY.

Houston, Julia And Galloway, Sarah. (2008) “Sexual Offending and Mental Health: Multidisciplinary Management in the Community.” Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London, UK and Philadelphia, PA.

Hudson, David L. (2008) “Sentencing Sex Offenders.” Chelsea House, NY, NY.

Hudson, Kirsty. “Offending Identities: Sex Offenders’ Perspectives of Their Treatment and Management.” Willan, Portland, OR.

Ingersoll, J. S. L., and Patton, S. O. (1990) “Treating Perpetrators of Sexual Abuse.” Lexington Books, Lexington, MA.

Jacobs, Don. (2003) “Sexual Predators: Serial Killers in the Age of Neuroscience.” Kendall/Hunt Pub. Co. Dubuque, IA.

James, Nathan, Thomas, Kenneth R. and Foley, Cassandra. (2008) “Civil Commitment of Sexually Dangerous Persons.” Nova Science Publishers, NY, NY.

Janus, Eric S. (2006) “Failure to Protect: America’s Sexual Predator Laws and the Rise of the Preventive State.” Cornell Univ. Press, Ithaca, NY.

Johnson, Scott A. (2007) “Physical Abusers and Sexual Offenders: Forensic and Clinical Strategies.” CRC/Taylor And Francis, Boca Raton, FL.

Johnson, Tara Star. (2008) “From Teacher to Lover: Sex Scandals in The Classroom.” Peter Lang, NY, NY.

La Fond, John Q. (2005) “Preventing Sexual Violence: How Society Should Cope with Sex Offenders.” American Psychological Association,Washington, DC.

Lakey, Joyce F. (2004) “Beware the Child: A Journey with Adolescent Sex Offenders.” Authorhouse, Bloomington, IN.

Latta, Nigel. (2005) “Into the Darklands: Unveiling the Predators among Us.” Harpercollinspublishers, Auckland, N.Z.

Laws, D. Richard, Hudson, Stephen M. and Ward, Tony., Eds. (2000) “Remaking Relapse Prevention with Sex Offenders: A Sourcebook.” Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA.

Lemmond, Tim and Verhaagen, David Allan. (2002) “Sexually Aggressive Youth: A Guide to Comprehensive Residential Treatment.” Praeger, Westport, CT.

Lewis, Alvin D., Ed. (1999) “ Cultural Diversity in Sexual Abuser Treatment: Issues and Approaches.” Safer Society Press, Brandon, VT.

Madanes, Cloe. (1995) “Violence of Men: New Techniques for Working with Abusive Families: A Therapy of Social Action.” Jossey-Bass, San Francisco, CA.

Maletzky, Barry. (1995) “Treating The Sexual Offender.” Sage Publications, Newbury Park, CA.

Marshall, W. L., Laws, D. R. and Barbaree, H. E., Eds. (1989) “Handbook Of Sexual Assault: Issues, Theories, and Treatment of the Offender.” Plenum Press, NY, NY.

Marshall, William L. et al. (2006) “Treating Sexual Offenders: An Integrated Approach.” Routledge, NY, NY.

Marshall, W. L. et al ., Eds. (2006) “Sexual Offender Treatment: Controversial Issues.”  J. Wiley, Hoboken, NJ.

Marvasti, Jamshid A., Ed. (2004) “Psychiatric Treatment of Sexual Offenders: Treating the Past Traumas in Traumatizers: A Bio-Psycho-Social Perspective.” Charles C. Thomas, Springfield, IL..

Masters, J R.E. “Counseling Criminal Justice Offenders.” Sage Publications,Thousand Oaks CA.

Mathews, Ruth, Matthews, Jane Kinder and Speltz, Kathleen. (1989) “Female Sexual Offenders: An Exploratory Study.” Safer Society Press, Orwell, VT.

Matravers, Amanda, Ed . (2003) “Sex Offenders in the Community: Managing and Reducing the Risks.” Willan, Portland, OR.

Meloy, Michelle L. (2006) “Sex Offenses and the Men Who Commit Them: An Assessment of Sex Offenders on Probation.” Hanover: Univ. Press Of New England [For] Northeastern Univ. Press, Boston, MA.

Miner, Michael H. and Coleman, Eli, Eds.  (2001) “Sex Offender Treatment: Accomplishments , Challenges, and Future Directions.” Haworth Press, NY, NY.

Morneau, Robert H. and Rockwell, Robert R. (1980) “Sex, Motivation, and the Criminal Offender.” Thomas, Springfield, IL.

Myers, Wade C. (2002) “Juvenile Sexual Homicide.”Academic Press, San Diego, CA. and London, UK.

O’Connell, Michael A., Leberg, Eric and Donaldson, Craig R. (1990) “Working with Sex Offenders: Guidelines for Therapist Selection.” Sage Publications, Newbury Park, CA.

O’ Reilly, Gary et al.. (2004) “Handbook of Clinical Intervention with Young People Who Sexually Abuse.” Brunner-Routledge, Hove, East Sussex, UK and NY, NY.

Osborn, Leah. (2007) “Sex Offender Treatment Programs in Correctional Settings: Participant Selection, Treatment Experience, and Treatment Completion.” LFB Scholarly Pub., NY, NY.

Palermo, George B. and Farkas, Mary Ann. (2001) “The Dilemma of the Sexual Offender.” C.C. Thomas, Springfield, IL.

Pallone, Nathaniel J. (1990) “Rehabilitating Criminal Sexual Psychopaths: Legislative Mandates, Clinical Quandaries.” Transaction Publishers, New Brunswick, NJ.

Prendergast, William E. (1991) “Treating Sex Offenders in Correctional Institutions and Outpatient Clinics: A Guide to Clinical Practice.” Haworth Press, NY, NY.

Prendergast, William E. (2004) “Treating Sex Offenders: A Guide to Clinical Practice with Adults, Clerics, Children, and Adolescents.” Haworth Press, NY, NY.

Proulx, Jean et al., Eds., Translated by Sacks, Steven. (2007) “Sexual Murderers: A Comparative Analysis and New Perspectives.” Chichester, UK and Wiley, Hoboken, NJ.

Quinsey, Vernon L. and Lalumiere, Martin. (2001) “Assessment of Sexual Offenders against Children.” Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA. 2001.

Quinsey, Vernon L. et al. (2006) “Violent Offenders: Appraising and Managing Risk.” American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Reddington, Frances P. and Kreisel, Betsy Wright. (2005) “Sexual Assault: The Victims, the Perpetrators, and the Criminal Justice System.” Carolina Academic Press, Durham, N.C.

Rich, Phil. (2003) “Understanding, Assessing, and Rehabilitating Juvenile Sexual Offenders.” John Wiley And Sons, Hoboken, N.J.

Rich, Phil. (2006) “Attachment and Sexual Offending: Understanding and Applying Attachment Theory to the Treatment of Juvenile Sexual Offenders.” Chichester, West Sussex, UK and John Wiley, Hoboken, NJ.

Saleh, Fabian M. et al., Eds. (2008) “Sex Offenders: Identification, Risk Assessment, Treatment, and Legal Issues.” Oxford Univ. Press, Oxford, NY.

Salter, Anna. (1988) “Treating Child Sexual Offenders and Victims.” Sage Publications,Thousand Oaks, CA.

Salter, Anna. (2003) “Predators: Pedophiles, Rapists , and Other Sex Offenders: Who They Are, How They Operate , and How We Can Protect Ourselves and Our Children.” Basic Books, NY, NY.

Schlank, Anita and Cohen, Fred, Eds. (2006) “The Sexual Predator.” Civic Research Institute, Kingston, NJ.

Schlesinger, Louis B. (2004) “ Sexual Murder: Catathymic and Compulsive Homicides.” CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL.

Shaw, Jon A., Ed. (1999) “Sexual Aggression.” American Psychiatric Press, Washington, DC.

Sheldon, Kerry, and Howitt, Dennis. (2007) “Sex Offenders and the Internet.” John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, UK and Hoboken, NJ.

Spencer, Alec P. (1999) “ Working with Sex Offenders in Prisons and Through Release to the Community: A Handbook.” Jessica Kingsley Publishers, London, UK and Philadelphia, Pa.

Stinson, Jill D., Sales, Bruce D. and Becker, Judith V. (2008) “Sex Offending: Causal Theories to Inform Research, Prevention, and Treatment.” American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Steen, J C. and Monnette, B. (1989) “Treating Adolescent Sex Offenders in the Community.” Charles C. Thomas, Springfield, IL.

Stunell, Linda G. (2007).“Women out of Control: How the Girls Next Door Became Some of The World’s Most Notorious Sex Criminals.” Carroll and Graf, NY, NY.

Terry, Karen J. (2006) “Sexual Offenses and Offenders: Theory, Practice, and Policy.” Thomson Learning/Wadsworth, Belmont, CA.

Ward, Tony, Laws, D. Richard and Hudson, Stephen M., Eds. (2003) “Sexual Deviance: Issues and Controversies.” Sage Publications, Thousand Oaks, CA.

Ward, Tony, Polaschek, Devon L.L. and Beech, Anthony R. (2006) “Theories of Sexual Offending.” Wiley, Hoboken, NJ.

Willis, Laurie., Ed. (2008) “Sexual Predators.” Greenhaven Press, Detroit, MI.

Winick, Bruce J. and La Fond, John Q. (2003) “Protecting Society from Sexually Dangerous Offenders: Law, Justice, and Therapy.” American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Witt, Philip H. and Conroy, Mary Alice. (2009) “Evaluation of Sexually Violent Predators.” Oxford University Press, NY, NY.

Zilney, Laura J. And Zilney, Lisa Anne. (2009) “Perverts and Predators: The Making of Sexual Offending Laws.” Rowman and Littlefield Publishers, Inc., Lanham, MD.

Zott, Lynn M. Ed. (2008) “Sex Offenders and Public Policy.” Greenhaven Press, Detroit, MI.



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