On November 20th, 2014, onlinePROTECT hosted a full-day workshop entitled “Internet-based Sex Offending: Case Formulation and Intervention Planning” at Hamilton House, London. onlinePROTECT is an international research collaboration led by Dr Hannah Merdian (University of Lincoln; FCRG) and Prof Derek Perkins (Surrey University & West London Mental Health NHS Trust). onlinePROTECT address the safety of children and young people in online and offline environments, by targeting the offenders who engage in online sex offences against minors, specifically those who view and produce Child Sexual Exploitation Material (CSEM).

The workshop was a great success and PhD student and FCRG member – Danielle Kettleborough – has provided an overview of the day, which can be viewed here