The Little Book of Victim Offender Conferencing PDF ePub eBook

Books Info:

The Little Book of Victim Offender Conferencing free pdf Victim offender dialogues have been developed as a way to hold offenders accountable to the person they have harmed and to give victims a voice about how to put things right. It is a way of acknowledging the importance of the relationship, of the connection which crime creates.

About Lorraine Stutzman Amstutz

Lorraine Stutzman Amstutz is Director of Mennonite Central Committee's (MCC) Office on Crime and Justice. In this capacity, she provides consulting and training for agencies and communities seeking to implement programs of restorative justice which specifically include a Victim Offender Mediation/Conferencing component. Lorraine has provided technical assistance and consulting for numerous programs throughout the United States. She has worked in the victim offender field since 1984 when she began working in Elkhart, Indiana, the site of the first Victim Offender Reconciliation Program (VORP) in the United States. Lorraine has co-authored the Victim Offender Conferencing in PA's Juvenile Justice System curriculum, a manual focusing on the application of VOM/C within Pennsylvania, as well as numerous articles. She has served on the international Victim Offender Mediation Association (VOMA) Board and currently serves on the Board of the local victim offender program in Lancaster County, PA. Lorraine received her B.S. in Social Work from Eastern Mennonite University in Harrisonburg, VA (where she was awarded the Distinguished Service Award for 2002), and her Master's in Social Work from Marywood University, Scranton, PA.

Details Book

Author : Lorraine Stutzman Amstutz
Publisher : Good Books
Data Published : 01 November 2008
ISBN : 1561485861
EAN : 9781561485864
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 89 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
Rating :

Reviews The Little Book of Victim Offender Conferencing



17 Comments Add a comment




Related eBooks Download


  • What Works in Offender Rehabilitation free pdfWhat Works in Offender Rehabilitation

    This comprehensive volume summarizes the contemporary evidence base for offender assessment and rehabilitation. evaluating commonly used assessment frameworks and intervention strategies in a complete guide to best practice when working with a variety of offenders..


  • The Treatment of Sex Offenders with Developmental Disabilities free pdfThe Treatment of Sex Offenders with Developmental Disabilities

    This is a practical treatment manual. specifically developed for use with offenders who have intellectual disabilities. which will help clinicians to prepare and run therapeutic group sessions as part of an offender rehabilitation programme..


  • Victims' Rights and Victims' Wrongs free pdfVictims' Rights and Victims' Wrongs

    'Don't blame the victim' is a cornerstone maxim of Anglo-American jurisprudence. but should the law generally ignore a victim's behavior in determining a defendant's liability..


  • Principles of Geographical Offender Profiling free pdfPrinciples of Geographical Offender Profiling

    Geographical Offender Profiling (GOP) is the term that has emerged for the examination of where offences take place and the use of that examination to formulate views on the nature of the offender and where s/he might be based..


  • The Juvenile Offender free pdfThe Juvenile Offender

    The problem of criminal behaviour among youth is one faced by every society. This book presents a discussion of advances in our understanding of the juvenile offender. These derive from psychological and criminological theory and research and from efforts on the part of social science researchers and practitioners to develop and evaluate new approaches to the prevention and treatment of the serious problem of youth crime..


  • The Little Book of Victim Offender Conferencing free pdfThe Little Book of Victim Offender Conferencing

    Free Ebooks Websites. Victim offender dialogues have been developed as a way to hold offenders accountable to the person they have harmed and to give victims a voice about how to put things right. It