Attachment & Sexual Offending: Understanding and Applying Attachment Theory to the Treatment of Juvenile Sexual Offenders

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Phil Rich, Ed.D., LICSW

This book provides a broad overview of the literature, theory, and clinical treatment of attachment deficit. It discusses its application in understanding the etiology of juvenile sexual offending, as well as implications for treatment. Issues addressed include the components of attachment and social connection, attachment and the development of personality, neurology and attachment, the development of social competence, and consideration of whether attachment can be learned.

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ISBN

978-0470091074

Publisher

Wiley Publishing

Author

RICH

Pages

348

Editorial Reviews

“This is a fascinating and important book.”
—Tony Ward, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand

“Attachment and Sexual Offending is a thought provoking book that challenges the traditional ways in which we have thought about, assessed and treated juvenile sexual abusers. Phil Rich's book is brilliant and should be read by any professional who works with, and/or comes in contact with, juveniles who sexually abuse.”
—Robert E. Longo, Independent Consultant and Trainer, USA

“Attachment and Sexual Offending is a must for anybody working in the field, as well as for those who want to know more about this area.”
—Anthony Beech, University of Birmingham, UK

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