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The Clinical Utility of Social Information Processing Theory in Assessing and Treating Offenders with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Chester, Verity, Langdon, Peter E. (2016) The Clinical Utility of Social Information Processing Theory in Assessing and Treating Offenders with Autism Spectrum Disorder. Advances in Autism, 2 (4). pp. 154-171. ISSN 2056-3868. (doi:10.1108/AIA-07-2016-0019) (KAR id:56835)

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Abstract

Purpose: Social deficits are central within conceptualisations of autism spectrum disorder

are often used with offenders, but little research has examined the social information

behaviours.

SIP research as applied to those with ASD and in forensic populations, and further consider

Findings: Difficulties in all areas of the SIP model are noted in ASD and research suggests

Practical implications: It is possible that identifying SIP abilities and deficits could improve

Originality/value: This paper reviews the utility of social information models in the

offending behaviour of people with ASD.

Item Type: Article
DOI/Identification number: 10.1108/AIA-07-2016-0019
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Divisions: Divisions > Division for the Study of Law, Society and Social Justice > School of Social Policy, Sociology and Social Research > Tizard
Depositing User: Peter Langdon
Date Deposited: 14 Aug 2016 00:30 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 13:36 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/56835 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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