Professional Certificate Day 7 – Thu 14th Nov 2019



You are booking Module 7 of the Professional Certificate in Therapeutic Practice with Sex Offenders. The full Certificate, which consists of 10 modules, has been developed to provide counsellors, psychotherapists and other practitioners such as psychologists, probation officers, social workers and project workers with the necessary knowledge, skills and tools to work therapeutically with this client group. The course also prepares practitioners to work with partners of such individuals and with couples, where one party is at risk of sexual offending.


Date: 14/11/2019 at 9:30am
End date: 14/11/2019 at 5:00pm
Venue: St Werburghs Community Centre , Horley Road, St Werburghs, Bristol, BS2 9TJ

Workshop Description

Day 7 : Thursday 14th Nov 2019

Working with Female Offenders (Julie Newberry)

  • Discussion of issues arising from previous sessions
  • Summary of main learning covered so far
  • Emotional reaction to women who sexually abuse
  • Theories of why more women are being convicted of sexual offences, and  why the impact of female offending is often minimised
  • Backgrounds of females who offend
  • Females who offend to please men
  • Females who offend in ritual abuse settings
  • Females who offend in gang cultures
  • Females who offend against underage, non-related males
  • Females who offend against their own and other peoples’ children

Terms & Conditions

Cancellations of workshops made less than 21 days before the course start date will be charged in full. Any refunds will incur a 12% administration charge. Where we cancel the workshop, we will refund your full course fee, however we will not be liable for any expenses incurred.