Publications

Winters, G.,** & Jeglic, E.L (2016). Stages of sexual grooming: Recognizing potentially predatory behaviors of child molesters. Deviant Behavior, 1-10.

Campregher, J.**, & Jeglic, E.L. (2016). Public attitudes toward juvenile sex offender legislation: The influence of case-specific information. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 25(4), 466-482.

Examining ethnicity related differences in child molester typology

Walton, A.**, Jeglic, E.L., & Blasko, B. (2016). The role of the therapeutic alliance for sexual offenders with psychopathy. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment,

Winters, G.** & Jeglic, E.L. (2016). Sexual Grooming and Volitional Impairment in Sexually Violent Predator Proceedings.  Sex Offender Law Report, 17(2), 17-20.

Kaylor, L.,** Jeglic, E.L. & Collins, C.** (2016). Examining the impact of technology on exhibitionistic behavior. Deviant Behavior, 1-11.

Winters, G.**, & Jeglic, E.L. (2016). I knew it all along: The sexual grooming behaviors of child molesters and the hindsight bias. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 25(1). 20-36.

Leguizamo, A., Lee, S., Jeglic, E.L., & Calkins, C. (2015) Utility of the Static – 99 and Static 99R with Latino sex offenders. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 1-21.

Spada, A,** & Jeglic, E.L. (2015). A cognitive-based indicator of deviant sexual interest: concurrent validation of the emotional stroop. Journal of Sexual Aggression, 22(2). 246-62.

Calkins, C., Fargo, J., Jeglic, E.L., & Terry, K. (2015). Blessed be the children: A case-control study of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church. Behavioral Sciences & the Law, 33(4). 580-94.

Ramirez, S**., Jeglic, E.L., * Calkins, C. (2015). An examination of the relationship between childhood abuse, anger, and violent behavior among a sample of sex offenders. Health & Justice, 3(1),

Calkins, C., Colombino, N.**, Matsuura, T.**, & Jeglic, E.L. (2015). Where do sex crimes occur? How an examination of sex offense location can inform policy and prevention. International Journal of Comparative and Applied Criminal Justice, 39(2), 99-112.

Blasko, B., & Jeglic, E.L. (2016). Sexual offenders’ perceptions of the client-therapist relationship: The role of risk. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 28(4), 271-290.

Calkins, C., Jeglic, E.L., Beatty, R**., Perillo, A.**, & Zeidman, S. (2014). Sex offender specific legislation: A review of case law and empirical research. Psychology, Public, Policy, and Law, 20 (4), 443-462.

Beatty, R.**, Matsuura, T.**, & Jeglic, E.L. (2014). Judicial bond setting behavior: The perceived nature of the crime may matter more than how serious it is. Psychology, Public, Policy, and Law, 20 (4), 411-420.

Clark, S.,** Jeglic, E.L, Calkins, C & Tartar, J. (2014). More than just a nuisance: A study of reactions to frotteurism and exhibitionism. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment

Quesada, S.** Calkins,C. & Jeglic, E.L. (2014). An examination of the inter-rater reliability between practitioners and researchers on the Static-99. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 58(11), 1364-75.

Perillo, A. D., Spada, A. H., Calkins. C., & Jeglic, E. L.. (2013). Examining the scope of questionable diagnostic reliability in Sexually Violent Predator (SVP) evaluations. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry. 37(2), 190-197

Perillo, A. D., & Jeglic, E. L. (2013). The cost of sex offender civil commitment: How much is too much? Sex Offender Law Report.

Kleban, H., Chesin Schaffer, M., Jeglic, E.L., & Mercado, C.C.(2013). An exploration of crossover sexual offending. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment 25(5), 427-443.

Jeglic, E.L. Spada, A., & Mercado, C.C. (2013). An Examination of Suicide Attempts among Incarcerated Sex Offenders. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 25(1) 21-40.

Kleban, H**., & Jeglic, E.L. (2012) Dispelling the Myths: Can Psychoeducation Change Public Attitudes Towards Sex Offenders? Journal of Sexual Aggression, 18(2), 179-193.

Jeglic, E.L., Mercado, C.C., & Levenson, J. (2012). Prevalence and Correlates of Depression and Hopelessness among Sex Offenders Subject to Community Notification and Residence Restriction Legislation. American Journal of Criminal Justice, 37(1), 45-59.

Boccaccini, M.T., Murrie, D.C., Mercado, C.C., Quesada, S.,** Hawes, S., Rice, A.K., & Jeglic, E.L. (2012). Implications of Static-99 field reliability findings for score use and reporting. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 39 (1), 42-58

Kleban, H**., & Jeglic, E.L. (2012) Dispelling the Myths: Can Psychoeducation Change Public Attitudes Towards Sex Offenders? Journal of Sexual Aggression 18(2), 179-193.

Blasko, B., Jeglic, E. L., & Mercado, C. C. (2011). Are actuarial risk data used to make determinations of sex offender risk classification? An examination of sex offenders selected for enhanced registration and notification. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 55, 676-92.

Colombino, N., Mercado, C. C., Levenson, J., & Jeglic, E. (2011). Preventing sexual violence: Can examination of offense location inform sex crime policy? International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 34, 60-67.

Mercado, C. C., Terry, K. J., & Perillo, A. D. (2011). Sexual abuse in the Catholic Church and other youth-serving organizations. In D. P. Boer, R. Eher, L. A. Craig, M. H. Miner, & F. Pfäfflin (Eds.), International Perspectives on Sex Offender Assessment and Treatment: Theory, Practice, and Research (pp. 525-542). John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

Vanderhoff, H., Jeglic, E.L., & Donovick, P. (2011). Neuropsychological Assessment in Prisons: Ethical Considerations. Journal of Correctional Healthcare, 17 (51-60).

Chesin Schaffer, M. **, Jeglic, E.L., Moster, A., & Wnuk, D. (2010). Cognitive-behavior therapy in the treatment and management of sex offenders. Journal of Cognitive Psychotherapy 24(2), 92-103.

Chajewski, M., & Mercado, C.C. (2009). An evaluation of sex offender residency restrictions in rural, urban and county-wide jurisdictions. Criminal Justice Policy Review, 20, 44-61.

Colombino, N., Mercado, C. C., & Jeglic, E. L. (2009). Situational aspects of sexual offending: Implications for residence restriction laws. Justice Research and Policy, 11, 27-43.

Moster, A.**, & Jeglic, E.L., (2009). Prison warden attitudes toward prison rape and sexual assault: Findings since the Prison Rape Elimination Act (PREA). The Prison Journal, 89(1), 65-78.

Schiavone Katz, S.**, & Jeglic, E.L. (2009). Public perception of sex offender social policies and the impact on sex offenders. International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 53(6), 679-695.

Sahlstrom, K.A.**, & Jeglic, E.L. (2008). Factors affecting attitudes toward juvenile offenders. Journal of Child Sexual Abuse, 17(2), 180-196.

Blasko, B.**, Jeglic, E.L., & Malkin, S. (2008). Suicide risk assessment in jails. Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice, 8(1).

Mercado, C.C., *Alvarez, S., & Levenson, J. (2008). The impact of specialized sex offender legislation on community re-entry. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 20, 188-205.

Mercado, C.C., *Tallon, J.A, & Terry, K.J. (2008). Persistent sexual abusers in the Catholic Church: An examination of characteristics and offenses patterns. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 35, 629-642.

Moster, A.., Wnuk, D., & Jeglic, E. L. (2008). Cognitive behavioral interventions for sex offenders. Journal of Correctional Healthcare, 14, 109-121.

Perillo, A. D., Mercado, C. C., & Terry, K. J. (2008). Repeat offending, victim gender, and extent of victim relationship in Catholic Church sexual abusers: Implications for risk assessment. Criminal Justice and Behavior, 35, 600-614.

Robilotta, S., Mercado, C.C., & DeGue, S. (2008). Application of the polygraph examination in the assessment and treatment of Internet sex offenders. Journal of Forensic Psychology Practice, 8, 383-393.

Terry, K. J., Mercado, C. C., & Perillo, A. D. (2008). Priests who abuse and were abused: Understanding victimization in the Catholic Church. Victims & Offenders, 3, 412-422.

Jeglic, E.L., Pepper, C.M., Vanderhoff, H.A., & Ryabchenko, K.A. (2007). An analysis of suicidal ideation in a college sample. Archives of Suicide Research, 11(1), 41-56.

Cohen, M., & Jeglic, E. L. (2007). Sex Offender Legislation in the United States: What do we know? International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology, 51, 369-383. 

Mercado, C.C., & Ogloff, J.R.P. (2007). Risk and the preventive detention of sex offenders in Australia and the United States. International Journal of Law and Psychiatry, 30, 49-59.

Mercado, C. C., Bornstein, B.H., & Schopp, R.F. (2006). Decision-making about volitional impairment in Sexually Violent Predators. Law and Human Behavior, 30, 587-602.

Wnuk, D.**, Chapman, J.E. , Jeglic, E. L. (2006). Development and refinement of a scale to measure attitudes toward sex offender treatment. Journal of Offender Rehabilitation, 43(3), 35-47.

Boothroyd, R.A., Mercado, C.C., Poythress, N.G., Christy, A., & Petrila, J. (2005). Clinical outcomes of defendants in mental health court. Psychiatric Services, 56, 829-834.

Mercado, C.C., Schopp, R.F., Bornstein, B.H. (2005). How might mental health professionals understand sex offender volitional impairment? Conceptualizing “inability to control” following the Hendricks and Crane decisions. Aggression and Violent Behavior: A Review Journal, 10, 289-309.

Elbogen, E.B., Mercado, C.C., Tomkins, A.J., & Scalora, M.J. (2002). Perceived relevance of factors for violence risk assessment: A survey of clinicians. International Journal of Forensic Mental Health, 1,37-48.

Mercado, C.C., Elbogen, E.B., Scalora, M.J., & Tomkins, A.J. (2001). Judgments of dangerousness: Are sex offenders assessed differently than civil psychiatric patients? Psychiatry, Psychology, and Law, 8, 146-153.

Mercado, C.C., & Scalora, M.J. (2001). Child molestation: Factors related to level of violence. Journal of Threat Assessment, 1, 21-34.

Calkins, C.A., & Millar, M. (1999). The effectiveness of Court Appointed Special Advocates to assist in permanency planning. Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal, 1(2), 37-45.

In Press

Winters, G.,** Kaylor, L., ** & Jeglic, E.L. (In Press). Sexual offenders contacting children online: An examination of transcripts of online grooming. Journal of Sexual Aggression.

Kosuri, M.,** & Jeglic, E.L. (In Press). Global sexual offending. Child sex tourism: American perceptions of foreign victims. Journal of Sexual Aggression.

 

Newsletters, Special Sections, and Official Reports

Terry, K., Smith, M. L., Schuth, K., Kelly, J. R., Vollman, B., & Massey, C. (2011). The causes and context of sexual abuse of minors by Catholic priests in the United States, 1950-2010. Washington, D.C.: United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.

Perillo, A., & Mercado, C. C. (2010). Assessment and treatment of sexual offenders. In P. Chauhan (Ed.), Mental health issues in forensic psychology (pp. 17-25) [Monograph for John Jay College]. New York: McGraw-Hill.

Quesada, S., & Perillo, A. (2010). Effects of the revised Static-99 age variable on sex offender risk scores and categorizations. Sex Offender Law Report, 11, 81-94.

Colombino, N., & Mercado, C.C. (2009). Do sex offenders meet victims in places where children congregate? An analysis of sex offender perpetration patterns. Sex Offender Law Report, 10, 49-62.

 

Book Chapters

Daniels, A., Winters, G., & Jeglic, E.L (In Press). Sex Offender Risk Assessment. In T. Masson (Ed.) Inside Forensic Psychology. ABC-CLIO

Kaylor, L., Schaaf, S., Rosselli, M., Laake, A., Johnson, C. & Jeglic, E.L. (2015) Sex Offenders and Victims: Legislation and Policy. In S.E. Ortega (Ed.) Sexual Harassment and Sexual Offenders: Patterns, Coping Strategies of Victims and Psychological Implications. New York: Nova Science Publishers.

Jeglic, E.L. (In Press). Therapeutic Alliance in Working with Sex Offenders.  In The Sex Offender Volume 8 (B. Schwartz Ed.) Civic Research Institute.

Blasko, B. L. & Jeglic, E.L. (In Press). Conducting treatment in the prison system: Rehabilitation research.  In Prison and Prison Systems: Practices, Types and Challenges, Johan Fuhrmann  and Stefan Baier, eds.  New York: Nova Science Publishers.

Jeglic, E.L. (In Press). Risk Assessment/ Violence Prediction: Sexual Offenders.  In the Encyclopedia of Clinical Psychology.

Maile, C*., Mercado, C.C., & Jeglic, E.L. (2012). Sex Offenders Behind Bars.  In Offenders Behind Bars (L. Gideon Ed.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Press.

Jeglic, E.L., Maile, C.*, & Mercado, C.C. (2011). Treatment of Offender Populations: Implications for Risk Management and Community Reintegration. Rethinking Corrections.: Rehabilitation, re-entry and reintegration. (L. Gideon & H. Sung, Eds). Pp 37-70.  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Press.

Jeglic, E. L. (2008). Cry Rape: The True Story of One Woman’s Harrowing Quest for Justice. [Review of the book Cry Rape: The True Story of One Woman’s Harrowing Quest for Justice]. Criminal Justice Review.

Jeglic, E. L. (2008). Sex Offender Recidivism. In B. Culter (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Psychology and Law. Sage Press.

Jeglic, E. L. (2008). Sex Offender Typologies. In B. Culter (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Psychology and Law. Sage Press.

 

Submitted
Clark, S., Jeglic, E. L., & Mercado, C. C. (submitted). More than just a nuisance: A study of reactions to frotteurism and exhibitionism.

Kleban, H., Chesin Schaffer, M., Jeglic, E. L., & Mercado, C. C. (submitted). An analysis of Crossover Sexual Offending.