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Rethinking Risk Assessment: The MacArthur Study of Mental Disorder and Violence

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Rethinking Risk Assessment: The MacArthur Study of Mental Disorder and Violence - Monahan, John, and Steadman, Henry J, President, and Silver, Eric
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The presumed link between mental disorder and violence has been the driving force behind mental health law and policy for centuries. Legislatures, courts, and the public have come to expect that mental health professionals will protect them from violent acts by persons with mental disorders. Yet for three decades research has shown that clinicians' unaided assessments of dangerousness are barely better than chance. Rethinking Risk Assessment: The MacArthur Study of Mental Disorder and Violence tells the story of a ...

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Rethinking Risk Assessment: The MacArthur Study of Mental Disorder and Violence 2001, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195138825

Hardcover