Risk Assessment for Domestically Violent Men: Tools for Criminal Justice, Offender Intervention, and Victim Services

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In this book, the authors make a powerful case for using actuarial risk assessments to predict recidivism in male domestic violence offenders. These assessments, the Ontario Domestic Assault Risk Assessment (ODARA) and the Domestic Violence Risk Appraisal Guide (DVRAG), are the first in the field. The ODARA/DVRAG system helps criminal justice officials and clinicians decide which offenders pose the greatest risk.

Learning Objectives
  • Justify the need for a system of actuarial risk assessment of domestically violent men.
  • Explain the factors that facilitate and hinder reliable and valid risk assessment.
  • Integrate theoretical and practical knowledge of risk assessment for a better understanding of its role in risk management.
  • Identify the strengths and weakness of existing research on risk assessment.
  • Specify future directions for implementation of risk assessment of domestically violent men within criminal justice and victim service systems.
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