Does Group Treatment With Juvenile Offenders Have Unintended Consequences
Poster Session II - Board: II-
Thursday, May 27, 2010, 8:00 PM - 9:00 PM
APS Exhibit Hall
Treatment programs with juvenile delinquents may reinforce antisocial beliefs. The Delinquent Disposition and Social Insensitivity scale from the Millon Adolescent Clinical Inventory may be considered a measure of antisocial attitudes. Juvenile offenders (N=278) completed the MACI upon incarceration and prior to release, and significant scale increases were measured following treatment.
Subject Area: Clinical