In 1000 words, do the following:
- Define coercive treatment in your own words.
- Analyze whether coercive treatment in a correctional setting as an effective means of altering criminal behavior.
- Assess other options to alter criminal behavior in the correctional community setting.
Provide five peer reviewed resources to support your explanations.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.
Please See the Reading Assignment’s
1. Read “Community Corrections” by Crites, Proter, & Taxman from APA Handbook of Forensic Psychology, Vol. 2: Criminal Investigation, Adjudication, and Sentencing Outcomes (2015).
2. Forensics and the Legal System
Read “Forensics and the Legal System” by Shivy & Guion from APA Handbook of Counseling Psychology, Vol. 2: Practice, Interventions, and Applications (2012)
3. completing assignments and discussion questions.
Correctional Mental Health: From Theory to Best Practice
Read Chapters 1-3 in Correctional Mental Health: From Theory to Best Practice.