Parole Board Assessments

Our practitioners have a great deal of experience in preparing reports, and giving oral testimony, in cases heard before the Parole Board.  Offender assessments in preparation for Parole Board hearings include:

  • Structured Assessment of Risk, Need and Responsivity (SARNR) assessments.
  • Sentence Planning and Review Reports (SPR E) .
  • Risk assessment of people convicted of sexual or violent offences.
  • Psychological assessments of Personality Disorder and Psychopathy using the following assessment measures:
    • International Personality Disorder Evaluation (IPDE).
    • Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-IV (MCMI-IV).
    • Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory (MMPI-II).
    • Psychopathic Personality Inventory (PPI).
    • Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI).
    • Psychopathy (PCL-R; PCL-R:SV, PCL-R:YV).
  • Forensic risk assessment, using structured professional judgement scales and measures of protective factors:
    • Sexual Violence Risk-20 (SVR-20).
    • Historical Clinical Risk (HCR-20v3).
    • Risk for Sexual Violence Protocol (RSVP).
    • Spousal Assault Risk Assessment (SARA).
    • Inventory of Offender Risk, Needs, and Strengths (IORNS).
    • Structured Assessment of Protective Factors for violence risk assessment (SAPROF).