onlinePROTECT: Preventing the Sexual Exploitation of Children

Merdian, Hannah Lena, Perkins, Derek, Kettleborough, Danielle and Beard, Nikki (2018) onlinePROTECT: Preventing the Sexual Exploitation of Children. In: Public Engagement for All with Research at Lincoln (PEARL) Conference, 21st March 2018, University of Lincoln.

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As internet access has become ubiquitous, law enforcement, child protection agencies, and clinical services have observed an exponential increase in the number of individuals committing online sexual offences involving children. Initially conceptualised as an ‘old crime, new technology’ phenomenon, the unique characteristics of this population were poorly understood, and there was a lack of standardisation in the treatment approaches across offender management services.

Keywords:child sexual exploitation, child sexual abuse, psychological assessment
Subjects:C Biological Sciences > C810 Applied Psychology
Divisions:College of Social Science > School of Psychology
ID Code:32648
Deposited On:25 Jul 2018 09:23

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