Books / Guidebooks

 

 

Available from the Disability and Abuse
Project of Spectrum Institute

(the amount listed below is a suggested donation for
each printed booklet or for each pdf file to download)

 

Available Now:

A Risk Reduction Workbook for Parents and Service Providers: Practices to Reduce the Risk of Abuse, Including Sexual Violence, Against People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, 2013, $35.00 for print edition / $25.00 for pdf file to download.

A Risk Reduction Workbook for People with Developmental Disabilities: How to Reduce the Risk of Abuse, Including Sexual Abuse, 2014, $25.00 for print edition / $20.00 for pdf file to download.

Interviewing Skills to Use with Abuse Victims with Developmental Disabilities, 2004, $25.00 for print edition / $20.00 for pdf file to download  (Click here to view table of contents)

Interviewing and Treatment Skills for Elder Abuse Victims with Cognitive and/or Communication Impairments, 1998, $25.00 for print edition / $20.00 for pdf file to download  (Click here to view table of contents) 

Abuse of Children and Adults with Developmental Disabilities: A Risk Reduction Guidebook for Parents and Advocates, Revised 1999, $20.00 for pdf file to download if ordered with 2013 Risk Reduction Workbook    

SURVIVOR: A Sexual Assault Guidebook for Victims with Developmental Disabilities.
-- Written for the survivor are Booklets I and II:
     I for those who read best with few words 
     II for people with reading disabilities
-- Written for the parent, advocate, or secondary victim is Booklet III, which includes more detailed information and the same content format as the other two volumes. Each book: $25 for print edition / $20.00 for each pdf file to download 
(Click here to view table of contents for Booklet I)
(Click here to view a short explanation of Booklet 2)  
(Click here to view table of contents for Booklet 3)  


FACTS: Forensic Assessment of Consent to Sex
. A protocol for conducting the forensic interview and assessing the individual's responses to questions designed to evaluate his/her understanding of the nature and consequences of the sexual activity that brought the individual to the attention of the criminal justice system. $25.00 for print edition / $20.00 for pdf file to download   
(Click here to view table of contents) 


English edition:
"The Rules of Sex: For Those Who Have Never Been Told"
This book is written with and for individuals who have never had a concrete description of "the rules of sex" and may or may already have get in trouble just for lack of information. Written for young adults.  Don't let this happen to your loved ones and clients! Get your copy now!
$25.00 for print edition / $20.00 for pdf file to download   (Click here to view table of contents) 


Spanish edition:
"The Rules of Sex: For Those Who Have Never Been Told"
$25. 00 for print edition / $20.00 for pdf file to download 
(Click here to view table of contents)   

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