Section 2: Lecture Content and Teaching Notes:
Innovative Approaches to Supervision of Sex Offenders in the Community
3 hours, 55 minutes
The innovative approaches emerging around the nation are distinctively different from traditional supervision practices. They reflect our growing understanding of sex offender behaviors.
? Discussion Question: What are the most important differences between traditional supervision practices and emerging practices in sex offender supervision?
Discussion: This question should elicit at a minimum:
- Requires offense-specific treatment and collaboration between supervising officer and treatment provider and often includes other partners as well
- Utilizes supervision networks
- Uses a Containment Approach