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Are non-offending adult men, who are sexually interested in children, in need of therapy? 
Katarina Alanko         

Early interventions with young people who display harmful sexual behaviour online
Stuart Allardyce         

Evaluation of the implementation of Circles of Support and Accountability (CoSA) in Catalonia: The first five years.
Antonio Andrés-Pueyo, Thuy Nguyen & Manel Capdevila

Using psychopathy to identify differences between variants of adolescent’s sex offenders
Ricardo Barroso, Patricia Figueiredo & Kostas Fanti          

A new approach to treating sexual fantasies? Using bilateral eye-movements to impair the experience of sexual fantasies
Ross M. Bartels & Nikki Beard         

Exploring the factor structure of Gray et al.’s (2003) Sexual Fantasy Questionnaire
Ross M. Bartels & Craig A. Harper  

Exploring barriers to prevention: When therapeutic confidentiality cannot be guaranteed
Sarah M. Beggs Christofferson         

A study of a new psychiatric/psychological unit working with the Roman Catholic Church in France following the revelation of a number of case of pedophilia and sexual aggression
Wayne Bodkin, Mathieu Lacambre, Céline Baïs, Magali Teillard-Dirat, Stéphane Bonnet, Cyril Manzanera, Cindy Prudhomme & Philippe Courtet

Clinical utility of the standardized risk levels in a high-risk/need treatment centre
Andrew Brankley & Drew Kingston

Pedophilic individuals represent a distinct group: A taxometric analysis of adult males evaluated for sexual dangerousness in Massachusetts
Andrew Brankley, Raymond A. Knight & R. Karl Hanson

What’s behind the screen? New insights on offending and victimisation depicted in Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation Material
Margaret Brennan      

How can we better assess both the risks and strengths of women who committed a sexual offence?
Cristiana Cardoso       

Understanding the needs of minor attracted persons
Carisa Collins

Sex offending across the lifespan: What do we know?
Rebecca Crookes, Sarah Brown, Kate Walker, Carlo Tramontano, & Hayley Wright       

Adapted Circles of Support and Accountability for people with intellectual disabilities or autism 
Richard Curen

"You wouldn't believe what she did" - a female sexual victim/offender, her children and the law 
Richard Curen

Relationships between perpetrators of multiple perpetrator sexual offending: Implications for treatment
Teresa da Silva, Leigh Harkins & Jessica Woodhams         

Rape proclivity and related constructs
Laleh Dadgardoust     

Let’s talk about (deviant) sexual interests: How Stop it Now! Flanders supports people with pedophilic feelings and their inner circle. 
Minne De Boeck & Charlotte De Pourcq     

It is possible! Victims and offenders think together about the prevention of sexually transgressive behavior.
Stijn De Hert  

Examining somnophilia and its related constructs: Introducing the Somnophilic Interest and Proclivity Scale (SIPS)
Elizabeth Deehan& Ross M. Bartels

An example in France of sexual abuse father’s treatment after his sentence: what works and whatdoes not work?
Adelyne Denis & Déborah Chauwin

Pathways in the offending patterns of woman who sexually assaultchildren with their spouse

Marion Desfachelles & Franca Cortoni        

Acquisition learning in child molesters
Tineke Dillien, Kris Goethals, Bernard Sabbe, Inti A. Brazil          

Living with my sexual interest: The experiences of individuals in the community who self-identify as attracted to children
Helen Elliott & Rebecca Lievesley    

Continuity of treatment and supervision from the prison to the community – a case for increased treatment effectiveness
Robert Epstein & Tova Helfman       

Static risk factors in sexual offenders: The predictive validity applying machine learning algorithms
Sonja Etzler, Felix Schönbrodt, Reinhard Eher, & Martin Rettenberger     

The UK Deterrence Campaign – What we learned from 60,000 online sex offenders
Donald Findlater         

The UK Stop It Now! Helpline – Secondary prevention of the sexual abuse of children
Donald Findlater         

Female psychotherapist and male patient: The influence of gender in forensic (sex) psychotherapy
Annika Flöter & Viktoria Märker     

Decreasing the barriers to seek help. - The utilization of Troubled Desire -An online self-management tool for pedophiles and hebephiles 
Hannes Gieseler, Miriam Schuler, Lea Ludwig, Katharina Schweder, Laura F. Kuhle & Klaus M. Beier            

Implicit tests in the assessment of sexual preferences: From scientific evidence to judicial proof
Marc Graf       

The relevance of the Hypersexual Disorder for the assessment of recidivism risk in sexual offenders
Priscilla Gregório Hertz, Peer Briken, Reinhard Eher, Wolfgang Retz & Martin Rettenberger     

The predictive validity of rape proclivity measures
Leigh Harkins & Shannon Vettor      

Suppression as an indicator of internalised stigma in people with sexual interests in children
Craig Harper, Rebecca Lievesley, Helen Elliott, Georgina Mclocklin & Christine Norman         

Using narrative humanization to improve social attitudes towards people with paedophilic sexual interests
Craig Harper, Ross Bartels, Todd Hogue, Rebecca Lievesley & Nicholas Blagden           

Do the standardized risk levels improve understanding and interpretation of risk assessment results
L. Maaike Helmus      

Sexual violence and secondary prevention: An exploration of opportunities and barriers to implementing a secondary prevention approach to harmful sexual behaviour in New Zealand
Heath Hutton  

Implicit assessment of pedophilic sexual preference using a modified picture stroop task in combination with fMRI
Christian Kärgel, Claudia Massau& Boris Schiffer

How well do police assessors determine the risk and need of registered sexual offenders? 
Stephanie Kewley & Saabirah Osman          

A prison-based model of Circles of Support and Accountability: Exploring core member and volunteer experience
Rosie Kitson-Boyce    

Diminished functional connectivity in the resting brain in child sexual offenders. 
Jonas Kneer, Christopher Sinke, Charlotte Gibbels, Jorge Ponseti, Henrik Walter, Klaus M. Beier, Boris Schiffer, Kolja Schiltz, Martin Walter & Tillmann H.C. Kruger            

Assessment and treatment of pedophiles who use child sexual exploitation materials – part 1
Anna Konrad & Laura F. Kuhle        

Assessment and treatment of pedophiles who use child sexual exploitation materials – part 2
Laura F. Kuhle & Anna Konrad        

Pedophilia and online sexual grooming of children in the Dunkelfeld
Laura F. Kuhle & Daniela Stelzmann           

Psycho criminological profile of child sex offenders
Mathieu Lacambre, Cindy Prudhomme, Héléna Berthet, Wayne Bodkin, Philippe Courtet

Clinical, cultural, historical, political and legal aspects of “Pedophilia”. Time for clean-up?
Thore Langfeldt          

Hetero- and homosexual orientation and sexual identity in people who sexually offend children
Thore Langfeldt          

‘One a day keeps prison away’: Understanding the experiences of individuals taking antilibidinal medication to manage sexual preoccupation and hypersexuality 
Rebecca Lievesley, Belinda Winder & Christine Norman   

Attraction to physical and psychological features of children in persons with pedohebephilia
Frederica M. Martijn, Kelly M. Babchishin, Lesleigh Pullman & Michael C. Seto           

Experiences of sexual and romantic attraction to children and/or adults in persons with pedohebephilia 
Frederica M. Martijn, Kelly M. Babchishin, Lesleigh Pullman & Michael C. Seto           

A new Viewing Time approach: Assessing pedophilic sexual preference using a combination of behavioral and fMRI data
Claudia Massau, Christian Kärgel & Boris Schiffer

A feasibility study of integrating structured individual offending pathway analysis into group treatment for individuals who have accessed, shared, and/or distributed Child Sexual Exploitation Material 
Hannah Merdian, Derek Perkins, Darragh McCashin & Jelena Stevanovic            

Men who travel to abuse children - the issue of transnational child sexual abuse results from a focus group
Hannah Merdian, Derek Perkins, Stephen Webster, Darragh McCashin & Jelena Stevanovic      

STOP IT NOW! NL The results of an anonymous helpline to prevent child sexual abuse
Jules Mulder & Ellen Janssen           

The relationship between policy and practice of police officers conducting risk assessments using Active Risk Management System (ARMS) during the home visit process
Leona Mydlowski      

Does coping style mediate a link between childhood adversity and problematic sexual behaviour? 
Caoilte Ó Ciardha       

Identifying the coping strategies of purportedly non-offending pedophilic and hebephilic individuals from their online forum posts
Caoilte Ó Ciardha, Sarah J. Jones & Ian A. Elliott   

Using the Violence Risk Scale-Sexual Offense Version in sexual violence risk assessments: Updated risk categories and recidivism estimates from a multisite treated sample 
Mark Olver     

Understanding students’ perspectives on consent & sexual experiences
Alisia M. Palermo      

How do sexual interests cluster? A factor analysis of the Sexual Interest Cardsort Questionnaire
Sarah Paquette& Sébastien Brouillette-Alarie          

International Working Group on Best Practice in the Management of Online Sexual Offending - Report launch
Derek Perkins, Maggie Brennan, Hannah Merdian, Andy Phippen & Sean Hammond     

Conducting ethical research with incarcerated sexual offenders
Dawn Pflugradt & Bradley Allen      

Female sex offenders and anxiety related to community re-entry
Dawn Pflugradt & Bradley Allen      

“The system is causing these situations”- A qualitative approach to explore the gulf between policy, safeguarding and conduct in teenaged peer on peer online sexual abuse
Andy Phippen & Margaret Brennan  

Response inhibition and error monitoring in pedophilic child sexual offenders studied by event-related potentials
Timm Rosburg, Gunnar Deuring, Coralie Boillat, Patrick Lemoine, Michael Falkenstein, Marc Graf & Ralph Mager  

Treating sexual offenders with testosterone-lowering medication: Who is been treated and how does treatment affect delinquent fantasies?
Julia Sauter, Daniel Turner, Peer Briken & Martin Rettenberger     

Evaluation of the risk of recurrence in sex offenders: an Italian research
Franco Scarpa, Barbara Gualco, Silvana Grandizio & Regina Rensi

Therapy dropouts in undetected pedophilic and hebephilic men from the community
Gerold Scherner, Julia Albrecht & Dorit Grundmann          

 “We are not quite there yet!” - A qualitative approach to explore the gaps and future challenges in the field of online Child Sexual Exploitation Material offenders
Britta Schumacher, Hannah Merdian, Linsey Raymaekers & Derek Perkins         

Can transcranial direct current stimulation increase cognitive control in pedophilic men?
Michael Seto, Patrizia Pezzoli, Pekka Santtila, Anastasios Ziogas, Andreas Mokros, Natalia Jaworska, Paul Fedoroff & Verner Knott           

Hope and hopelessness in the process of promoting change – Evidence from a preventive detention sample
Joanna Stasch, Julia Sauter, Katharina Seewald & Klaus-Peter Dahle        

Differences between pedophile and non-pedophile sexual groomers of children. A qualitative study
Daniela Stelzmann, Stefan Siegel & Till Amelung  

The impact of the German media coverage about pedophilia on help-seeking pedophiles
Daniela Stelzmann& Jens Wagner    

Conceptual Overlap between Pedophilia and Hebephilia: Implications for the Screening Scale for Pedophilic Interest – Revised (SSPI-2)
Skye Stephens, Martin L. Lalumière, James C. Cantor & Michael C. Seto

Attitudes towards sex offenders registry: Media reaction and users’ comments
Filip Szumski, Krzysztof Kasparek, Paulina Probe& Michał Dolczewski  

Static factors in sex offenders and sexual recidivism
Emilie Telle, Ilena Strzoda, Denis Delannoy & Thierry H. Pham   

How would a child see it? Exploring the impact on children when their father is arrested for accessing indecent images of children (IIOC) 
Lisa Thornhill

Recognition of facial expressions of emotions among sexual offenders: A meta-analysis
Luca A. Tiberi, Mandy Rossignol, Audrey Vicenzutto, Marie-Christine Stafford, Lucas Equeter & Thierry H. Pham   

Non-violent resistance against sexual violence: Inspiration for therapy
Kris Vanhoeck           

Offender characteristics associated with transnational child sex offending: A systematic review
Sarah Wefers, F. Jeane Gerard & Kate Whitfield     

Emotional processing of child and adult faces in pedophilic men
Julien Wessels, Andreas Mokros, Joachim Nitschke, Selina Weiss & Oliver Wilhelm      

Monitoring, not registering: The importance of reliable records of measures imposed to sex offenders
Petr Zeman & Sarka Blatnikova        

When verbal labels are not efficient. Symbolization of age, gender and interpersonal relations in child sexual offender
Monika Zielona-Jenek            

 

 

Posters

 

Validation of the original method measuring coping using sex in prisoners
Dominika Bartoszak   

Stop it Now! Flanders (BE) and the Netherlands: prevention of child sexual abuse and support of people with pedophilic feelings. 
Minne De Boeck & Ellen Janssen     

Dynamic factors and desistance among sex offenders: impact on reintegration in the society 
Denis Delannoy, Emilie Telle, Luc Robert, Ilena Strzoda & Thierry H. Pham      

Reinforcement learning in child molesters
Tineke Dillien, Kris Goethals, Bernard Sabbe & Inti A. Brazil       

Childhood experience of care and abuseamong sex offenders
Claire Ducro   

Criminal, socio-demographic, diagnostic and treatment characteristics of sex offenders in Belgium: a longitudinal study
Claire Ducro, Emilie Telle & Thierry H. Pham        

Predictive validity of the Static-99R, Static2002R, BARR-2002R, SORAG and VRAG-R evaluations among released sex offenders in Belgium
Claire Ducro & Thierry H. Pham      

Recidivism rates of released sex offenders in Belgium
Claire Ducro, Emilie Telle & Thierry H. Pham        

Determining sexual offender profiles from life trajectories
Julien Eloir, Claire Ducro & Jean-Louis Nandrino   

‘What kind of fucked up family did I come from?’ Exploring the relationship between child sexual abuse, personality disorder and sexual preoccupation among individuals who have previously sexually offended 
Jackie Hamilton, Belinda Winder, Nicholas Blagden & Kerensa Hocken  

Unpacking CEM offenders: Risk, precursors, and disruption opportunities
Eliza M. Kirby            

Psychosocial characteristics of Lithuanian juvenile male sexual offenders in comparison to nonsexual juvenile offenders
Virginija Klimukienė, Laura Ustinavičiūtė, Alfredas Laurinavičius, Ilona Laurinaitytė, Mykolas Baltrūnas       

Informing prevention: Building a picture of non offending individuals who self-identify as attracted to children
Rebecca Lievesley, Helen Elliott, Christine Norman & Georgina McLocklin        

Understanding the journeys of individuals taking antilibidinal medication to manage their sexual preoccupation and hypersexuality: A case study approach
Rebecca Lievesley, Christine Norman & Belinda Winder   

Childhood adverse experiences, attachment, and sexual victimisation and perpetration in a community sample
Megan Mardus & Caoilte Ó Ciardha

Sexual preference and offense status of the clients of the prevention outpatient clinic – Influence on the attendance of the therapy
Caroline M. Marx, M. Baumgarten & M.E. Beutel  

Supporting the reintegration of released sex offenders: Exploring the experiences of Belgian CoSA volunteers. 
Liesbeth Merckx & Uzieblo Kasia    

Applicability of the self-regulation model to sexual offenders in Singapore 
Kend Tuck Ng, Kalyanasundram Priyathanaa, Quek Joylynn, Eng Hao Loh         

Forms of sexual abuse and the degree of their brutalization, and the perpetrators’ attitude to committed acts.
Justyna Oettingen & Joanna Brataniec          

Emotional intelligence and difficulties in emotion regulation in a sample of Italian sex offenders
Marcello Paltrinieri, Maura Garombo, Maria Teresa Molo & Carlo Rosso

An Item Response Theory analysis of the cognitions of Internet Sexual Offending (C-ISO) scale
Sarah Paquette & Franca Cortoni

Exploring emotional support and social isolation in adult female sexual offenders
Dawn Pflugradt & Bradley Allen      

Anxiety and sexual offending against children
Katarzyna Pilarczyk & Maria Beisert           

Integrating theories of sexual violence: Incorporating the clinical symptoms of the Pathway Model into the Confluence Model
Froso Souroulla Kay & Panayiotis Stavrinidis         

Offence-supportive cognitions of Child Sexual Exploitation Material users: A validation study of the Internet Cognitions & Implicit Theories Evaluation Questionnaire
Jelena Stevanovic       

From paraphilic interests to behaviours: A theoretical model of promotive or suppressing factors involved in acting or refraining from acting on a paraphilic interest
Lauryn Vander Molen & Scott T. Ronis       

Offender characteristics associated with transnational child sex offending: A systematic review
Sarah Wefers, F. Jeane Gerard & Kate Whitfield     

Disorders of sexual preference in sex offenders: Toward an extended model for description
Monika Zielona-Jenek