F Urbaniok

Summary

Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Internet-based self-assessment after the Tsunami: lessons learned
    Stefan Vetter
    Centre for Disaster and Military Psychiatry, University of Zurich, Militaerstrasse 8, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 11:18. 2011
  2. pmc The consumption of Internet child pornography and violent and sex offending
    Jerome Endrass
    Department of Justice, Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Psychiatry 9:43. 2009
  3. pmc Women convicted for violent offenses: adverse childhood experiences, low level of education and poor mental health
    Astrid Rossegger
    Psychiatric Psychological Service, Criminal Justice System, Canton of Zurich, Feldstrasse 42, Zurich, 8090, Switzerland
    BMC Psychiatry 9:81. 2009
  4. pmc Predicting violent infractions in a Swiss state penitentiary: a replication study of the PCL-R in a population of sex and violent offenders
    Jerome Endrass
    Psychiatric Psychological Service, Criminal Justice System, Canton of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Psychiatry 8:74. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint [Validity of risk calculations in offenders -- criticism of a basic methodological assumption, and future perspectives]
    F Urbaniok
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst Justizvollzug Kanton Zürich Schweiz
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 72:260-9. 2004
  6. doi request reprint [Forensic risk calculation: basic methodological aspects for the evaluation of the applicability and validity of diverse methods]
    F Urbaniok
    Justizvollzug Kanton Zürich, Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst, Feldstrasse 42, Zurich
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 76:470-7. 2008
  7. doi request reprint [From victim to offender: characteristics of sexually abused violent and sex offenders]
    A Rossegger
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst, Amt für Justizvollzug, Feldstrasse 42, 8090, Zurich, Schweiz
    Nervenarzt 82:866-72. 2011
  8. doi request reprint [The Violence Risk Appraisal Guide (VRAG) - a tool for the risk assessment of violent offenders]
    A Rossegger
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst, Justizvollzug Kanton Zürich
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 77:577-84. 2009
  9. doi request reprint [Prison violence: prevalence, manifestation and risk factors]
    J Endrass
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst Justizdirektion Kanton Zürich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 98:1279-83. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint [Threats as precursors of violent crimes]
    F Urbaniok
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst Justizdirektion Kanton Zürich, Postfach 8090 Zürich, Schweiz
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 74:337-45. 2006

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Publications12

  1. pmc Internet-based self-assessment after the Tsunami: lessons learned
    Stefan Vetter
    Centre for Disaster and Military Psychiatry, University of Zurich, Militaerstrasse 8, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 11:18. 2011
    ..The objective of the study was to report the lessons learnt that were made using an Internet-based, self-screening instrument after a large-scale disaster and to discuss its outreach and usefulness...
  2. pmc The consumption of Internet child pornography and violent and sex offending
    Jerome Endrass
    Department of Justice, Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Psychiatry 9:43. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the recidivism rates for hands-on and hands-off sex offenses in a sample of child pornography users using a 6 year follow-up design...
  3. pmc Women convicted for violent offenses: adverse childhood experiences, low level of education and poor mental health
    Astrid Rossegger
    Psychiatric Psychological Service, Criminal Justice System, Canton of Zurich, Feldstrasse 42, Zurich, 8090, Switzerland
    BMC Psychiatry 9:81. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of female violent offending in a Swiss offender population and to compare possible socio-demographic and offense-related gender differences...
  4. pmc Predicting violent infractions in a Swiss state penitentiary: a replication study of the PCL-R in a population of sex and violent offenders
    Jerome Endrass
    Psychiatric Psychological Service, Criminal Justice System, Canton of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Psychiatry 8:74. 2008
    ..Results seem to indicate that the instrument is better suited for predicting verbal rather than physical aggression of prison inmates...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Validity of risk calculations in offenders -- criticism of a basic methodological assumption, and future perspectives]
    F Urbaniok
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst Justizvollzug Kanton Zürich Schweiz
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 72:260-9. 2004
    ..The article discusses the above mentioned problems and gives possible approaches for solutions...
  6. doi request reprint [Forensic risk calculation: basic methodological aspects for the evaluation of the applicability and validity of diverse methods]
    F Urbaniok
    Justizvollzug Kanton Zürich, Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst, Feldstrasse 42, Zurich
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 76:470-7. 2008
    ..Many of these criteria have been ignored so far in the scientific discourse even though they are essential to the evaluation of the validity and the scope of indication of an instrument...
  7. doi request reprint [From victim to offender: characteristics of sexually abused violent and sex offenders]
    A Rossegger
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst, Amt für Justizvollzug, Feldstrasse 42, 8090, Zurich, Schweiz
    Nervenarzt 82:866-72. 2011
    ..Prospective studies on victims of sexual abuse and retrospective studies on offender populations have indicated a connection between experiences of childhood sexual abuse (CSA) and delinquency in adulthood...
  8. doi request reprint [The Violence Risk Appraisal Guide (VRAG) - a tool for the risk assessment of violent offenders]
    A Rossegger
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst, Justizvollzug Kanton Zürich
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 77:577-84. 2009
    ..Most instruments used for assessing the recidivism risk of an offender with a violent or sex offense have been developed and validated in North America...
  9. doi request reprint [Prison violence: prevalence, manifestation and risk factors]
    J Endrass
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst Justizdirektion Kanton Zürich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 98:1279-83. 2009
    ..International studies have identified various risk factors. However, due to the aforementioned differences in facilities, these predictors can only partly be transferred to a Swiss setting...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Threats as precursors of violent crimes]
    F Urbaniok
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst Justizdirektion Kanton Zürich, Postfach 8090 Zürich, Schweiz
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 74:337-45. 2006
    ..It is to be expected that more extensive research will make it possible to benefit from an as yet inadequately exploited potential to prevent violent crime...
  11. ncbi request reprint [The predictive quality of the Psychopathy Checklist-Revised (PCL-R) for violent and sex offenders in Switzerland. A validation study]
    F Urbaniok
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst Justizvollzug, Kanton Zürich, 8090 Zurich, Switzerland
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 75:155-9. 2007
    ..The use of precise cut-off scores did not prove to be a valid criterion for the prognosis of recidivism and can therefore not be recommended for Swiss offenders...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Neurobiological determinism: questionable inferences on human freedom of choice and forensic criminal responsibility]
    F Urbaniok
    Psychiatrisch Psychologischer Dienst, Zurich, Schweiz
    Fortschr Neurol Psychiatr 74:431-41. 2006
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