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  • 1.Support continued funding for the Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Act
    Congress should continue funding for the Mentally Ill Offender Treatment and Crime Reduction Act (MIOTCRA) for FY 2009.
    Web Article
  • 2.Rehabilitating Sexual Offenders: A Strength-Based Approach
    This book presents the evolution and distinctive features of William Marshal's positive approach to treating sexual offenders.
    Book/Monograph (February 2011)
  • 3.New Study Challenges Stereotypes of Adolescent Sex Offenders
    Adolescent sex offenders are often stereotyped and treated as socially inept, but new research negates this image, finding that they are more likely to be characterized by atypical sexual interests — such as desire for prepubescent children, coercive sex with peers and adults, and exposing their genitals to strangers.
    Press Release (July 2010)
  • 4.Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology
    Special issue of the APA journal Psychological Services, Vol. 10, No. 1, February 2013. Includes articles about violence and victimization in juvenile offenders; intimate partner violence intervention for high-risk offenders; mental health needs of federal female offenders; burnout and coping in correctional officers; and services for justice-involved veterans.
    Journal Special Issue - Psychological Services (February 2013)
  • 5.Gun Violence: Prediction, Prevention, and Policy
    This report reviews research-based evidence on causes of gun violence, whether it is homicide, suicide or a school shooting. How do mental health and mental illness affect prediction of gun violence? What can be done at the individual and community level to prevent gun violence?
    Report (December 2013)
  • 6.Better options for troubled teens
    Psychologists are creating and implementing community-based "diversion" programs that curb problem behaviors among juvenile offenders.
    Magazine Article - Monitor on Psychology (December 2011)
  • 7.Chapter XII: Public Interest (Part 1)
    Current public interest policies on subjects such as abortion, political dissent, corporal punishment, child custody, boxing, nuclear weapons, acessibility, AIDS education, homelessness, sexism and special education.
    Policy
  • 8.Resolution on Families of Incarcerated Offenders
    Research suggests that offenders and their families face complex and often severe psychological, medical, educational, economic, social and spiritual challenges.
    Resolution
  • 9.Internet Sex Offenders
    This book examines the use and contribution of the internet to sexual crimes, including the creation and dissemination of child pornography, and online and offline solicitation efforts leading to contact offenses such as rape and sexual assault.
    Book/Monograph (June 2013)
  • 10.Chapter XII: Public Interest (Part 2)
    Current Public Interest policies of the American Psychological Association, on subjects such as disabilities, gender identity, sexual orientation, antisemitism, obesity and ethnic minorities.
    Policy
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