CPORT and CASIC Training by Dr. Michael Seto
MnATSA is hosting a virtual training on January 28th, 2021
(Registration now open, link below!)
In this 4-hour workshop, Dr. Seto will provide an overview of relevant research on online sexual offending to provide the contex t for the development and validation of the Child Pornography Offender Risk Tool (CPORT), still the only CSEM offender specific risk assessment tool to have shown predictive validity for sexual recidivism. He will also describe the companion measure, the Correlates of Sexual Interest in Children Scale (CASIC). Suggested uses of the CPORT and CASIC will be discussed .
About Dr. Seto:
Dr. Michael Seto is a registered clinical and forensic psychologist and currently are search director with the Royal Ottawa Health Care Group, as well as Professor in Psychiatry at the University of Ottawa. He also serves as the Editor-in-Chief of Sexual Abuse, the ATSA journal. Dr. Seto has published extensively on pedophilia, sexual offending against children and online offending, including the development and validation of the Child Pornography Offender Risk Tool. He regularly presents at scientific meetings and professional workshops on these topics. He has written well-reviewed books on pedophilia and sexual offending against children (2008, second edition 2018), and on internet sex offenders (2013), all published by the American Psychological Association.
- CEUS will be provided
- $60 for MnATSA members
- $85 for non-members
- Training will be held on zoom
- 8:30 -10:15: Presentation
- 10:15 -10:30: Break
- 10:30 -12:15: Presentation
- 12:15 -12:30: Questions