Annals of sex research

, Volume 5, Issue 1, pp 45–51 | Cite as

Test-retest reliability of audio-taped phallometric stimuli with adolescent sexual offenders

  • Judith V. Becker
  • John A. Hunter
  • Dennis Goodwin
  • Meg S. Kaplan
  • Douglas Martinez
Article

Abstract

Twenty adolescent male sexual offenders were evaluated by penile plethysmography on two separate occasions. Stimuli consisted of 19, two-minute audiotaped cues. Test-retest reliability was demonstrated for 15 of the 19 audiotaped vignettes. The highest correlations were found for those sexual behaviors in which the adolescents had engaged.

Keywords

Sexual Behavior Sexual Offender Separate Occasion Adolescent Sexual Offender Male Sexual Offender 

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© Juniper Press 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Judith V. Becker
    • 1
  • John A. Hunter
    • 2
  • Dennis Goodwin
    • 2
  • Meg S. Kaplan
    • 3
  • Douglas Martinez
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryUniversity of ArizonaUSA
  2. 2.The Pines Treatment CenterPortsmouth
  3. 3.New York State Psychiatric Institute College of Physicians & SurgeonsColumbia UniversityUSA

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