By Mary McMurran
New within the Wiley sequence in Forensic scientific Psychology, Alcohol-Related Violence: Prevention and therapy provides a entire choice of intervention techniques to lessen alcohol-related aggression and violence. Drawing on contributions from internationally-renowned teachers and practitioners, chapters describe evidence-based interventions at a couple of degrees, together with populations, barroom, families, undefined, and contributors. Prevention is tested at a couple of degrees together with coverage, policing, and the construction of more secure environments. specific assurance is supplied on particular remedies for offenders in the neighborhood and in legal, for intimate associate violence and sexual violence, for dually clinically determined offenders and people with highbrow disabilities, and for violence relating to alcohol-impaired using. every one bankruptcy offers a overview of analysis facts and implications for perform. Alcohol-Related Violence: Prevention and therapy bargains valuable counsel for these learning offending habit and dependancy, coverage makers fascinated with interagency alcohol and violence aid initiatives, and well-being care and felony justice pros engaged within the therapy of these vulnerable to alcohol-related violence. Read more...
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At the other extreme, we find countries like Afghanistan, Libya, Mauritania, and Pakistan with very low alcohol consumption (0–3 L per capita). 1 World estimate for the consumption of pure alcohol per capita (official and unrecorded consumption) for the population over 15 years for each country, in 2003. PNG#globalusage. Source: World Health Organization (2008). ALCOHOL-RELATED VIOLENCE: AN INTERNATIONAL PERSPECTIVE 21 tion are found in countries like the United States and Brazil, with a per capita consumption of 9–12 L (WHO, 2008).
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