Leam Craig and Louise Dixon publish a new book - What Works in Offender Rehabilitation: An Evidence-Based Approach to Assessment and Treatment

Posted on Thursday 20th June 2013

Leam CraigProfessor Leam Craig and Dr Louise Dixon, from the Centre of Forensic and Criminological Psychology, along with Professor Theresa Gannon (University of Kent) published a new book in May 2013 entitled What Works in Offender Rehabilitation: An Evidence-Based Approach to Assessment and Treatment (Wiley-Blackwell). This comprehensive volume summarizes the contemporary evidence base for offender assessment and rehabilitation, evaluating commonly used assessment frameworks and intervention strategies in a complete guide to best practice when working with a variety of offenders.

 This book updates the ‘What Works’ literature on offender assessment and rehabilitation, along with discussion of contemporary attitudes and translating theory into practice. International reviewers describe the book as a “…landmark volume” and an “…essential guide for forensic professionals.”

View the book on Amazon