5th Level Topic 1 Question The third successful interviewing technique acknowledged by the offenders as being "very helpful" to them in deciding whether or not to admit to their crime was?
5th Level Topic 1 Answer Showing Understanding and Empathy
5th Level Topic 2 Question A pseudotherapeutic approach, where the investigator communicates with the offender in a ____________________ ___ __________________ _____, showing understanding and empathy, has a much greater chance of success than aggressive confrontation?
5th Level Topic 2 Answer Nonthreatening and Nonjudgmental Way
4th Level Topic 3 Question Psychological amnesty is the ability of the interviewer to offer justification for the crimes by offering the offender _____________ ____ _____________ that morally (not legally) excuses their behavior?
4th Level Topic 3 Answer Excuses and reasons
4th Level Topic 4 Question The second significant reason for confessing was the "_____ __ _____________" and a perception that the interviewer quickly established trust and understanding and could provide them with help?
4th Level Topic 4 Answer Ease of Conversation
3rd Level Topic 5 Question What was the main factor in the 36% who did not confess or make an admission of guilt? The way they were treated or questioned
3rd Level Topic 5 Answer The way they were treated or questioned
3rd Level Topic 6 Question Creating a sense of amnesty _____________admissions of guilt, remorse, and a promise not to repeat the behavior?
3rd Level Topic 6 Answer EncouragesEncourages
2nd Level Topic 7 Question The most consistent reason offered by the offenders for why they confessed their crime was the immediate and constant ________ shown them by the interviewer?
2nd Level Topic 7 Answer RespectRespect
2nd Level Topic 8 Question What percentage of the pedophile offenders stated that they were themselves victims?
2nd Level Topic 8 Answer 78%78%
1st Level Topic 9 Question How many children were molested by the 45 offenders in the Maryland Heights Study?
1st Level Topic 9 Answer 350 Bonus: one insisted there were 73 more he didn’t disclose 350
1st Level Topic 10 Question What is a sexual attraction to prepubescent children?
1st Level Topic 10 Answer PedophiliaPedophilia
Million Dollar Question Grade Level Topic 11
1,000,000 Question Many offenders use distorted thinking to rationalize and justify their crimes, to make their own needs most important and to minimize their behavior. Many offenders convince themselves these relationships are mutual and…?
1,000,000 Answer They were loving, caring relationship; that the sexual acts were consensual; or that the child somehow benefited from the relationship.