Game Over!: Strategies for Redirecting Inmate Deception

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American Correctional Association, Jan 1, 2002 - Correctional psychology. - 209 pages
Anyone working in corrections has been trained to handle the basics of offender management. This training often fails to teach how to deal with offenders' mind games. The authors offer the basics of offender con games and ways to beat them at their own game. Chapters include: Winning the Game; The Psychology of Inmate Deception; Inmate Manipulation Based on a Sense of Entitlement; Inmate Manipulation Based on the Power Orientation; The Woman Offender: Gender Based Games; Games Women Offenders Play Based on Blaming or Mollification; Staff Moves in Managing Inmate Deception and Manipulation; Maintaining Player Readiness: Ten Commandments for Prison Staff; and Putting It All Together.

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Contents

Chapter
9
PART
29
Inmate Manipulation Based on The Power Orientation
55
PART III
97
Chapter
107
Chapter
115
Chapter
123
Ten Commandments for Prison Staff
147
Chapter
179
About the Authors
207
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