Independent Article: Does the Abel Assessment of Sexual Interest Meet the Daubert Criteria for Evidence?
SUMMARY: Many of the criticisms of the AASI were leveled against an earlier instrument, the Abel Screen. Other cases examined the AASI in the first version, early in the use of the instrument. Some criticism were valid, while other criticisms appear to reflect insufficient knowledge on the part of the testifying expert, and the Court consequently was not fully informed. The test is now in the third version. Ongoing research continually adds to our knowledge of the test. In my opinion, all the criticisms leveled have been addressed, and the test does meet the Daubert criteria. https://www.atriumexperts.com/articles/psychology-does-the-abel-assessment-of-sexual-interest-meet-the-daubert-criteria-for-evidence/
The Abel Assessment systems have been empirically validated and are supported by over 95 published scientific articles. Abel Screening continues to collect research data and maintains the largest national database with detailed information about people with sexual behavior problems. Abel Screening continually seeks new and improved ways to evaluate and assist in the prevention of sexual abuse and other sexual behavior problems.
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