RHB3500EN - Evaluation & Treatment of Special Offenders

Course description

This course introduces students to the assessment and treatment of special offenders and incorporates psychological, criminological, social and legal theoretical models used in understanding the various types of offenders. This course will also provide students with an overview of risk assessment and prevention models for treatment as well as empirically validated treatment for this population. Controversies regarding assessment and treatment of these offenders will be examined, as well as pertinent issues related to gender, age, and culture.

Credit hours
3 hours
Subject area
Rehabilitation Counseling
Educational level
Bachelor
Learning type
Instructional
Prerequisites
None
Upcoming terms
Pending
* Schedule subject to change. Please contact the Registrar's office with schedule questions.
Professor
Dr. Shanna Broussard, Senior Professor of Rehabilitation Counseling