Sexual Violence in Correctional Settings (Chapter 5 in Sexual Assault Victimization Across the Life Span, Second Edition: Volume 3: Special Settings and Survivor Populations).
Hufft, Anita G. Shelton, Deborah.
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This chapter defines the scope and characteristics of sexual assault experienced in correctional settings, identifying strategies for interdisciplinary intervention in the prevention and treatment. Factors that contribute to the incidence of sexual assault, as well as evidence-based strategies for interdisciplinary intervention for the prevention and treatment of sexual assault and victimization of at-risk offender populations. Color photographs are included to illustrate signs of abuse. 85 references.
sexual assault; sexual abuse; correctional institutions; incidence; risk factors; trauma informed practice; prevention programs; SIGNS OF MALTREATMENT; FORENSIC MEDICINE; DIAGNOSES; IDENTIFICATION