While every offense is unique, there are distinct patterns in how sex offenders groom both the target and the target's environment. Based on Drs. Tanner and Brake's seminal paper, Exploring Sex Offender Grooming, this session clearly explains the decisions and strategies offenders utilize in grooming potential victims. Regardless of what you do, you will walk away with an in-depth understanding of the grooming process which will assist you in doing your job. This workshop will only be recorded and available On-Demand from August 9, 2021 until December 17, 2021.
Identify and resolve common error we make when working with sex offenders
Identify the three ways offenders groom the victim's environment
Identify the four phases of grooming a child victim