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Chapter 6 Dangerousness to Risk Assessment Talbot Kellogg Community College Risk Assessment - Dangerousness The process of : Dangerousness Statistical measures and correlations. Dangerousness as a ___________ variable. What is it? Risk Assessment - Violence Violence Defined? Force/ Energy Types of violence Continuum Tools for Risk Assessment Risk Assessment - Violence
Psychopathy Checklist Revised Violence Risk Appraisal Guide Rapid Risk Assessment of Sexual Recidivism Spousal Assault Risk Assessment Guide JACA Principle Risk Assessment Elements of Prediction Why do it? Makes a prediction of an individual's future acts. How do we do it? JACA Intuition What if you don't have the information to perform a standardized risk assessment? Fear standard Intuition Why is it not used? Why and when might it be encouraged? ...
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This note was uploaded on 07/25/2008 for the course PSY 3380 taught by Professor Riley during the Spring '08 term at Baylor.
- Spring '08