Female sexual offenders: Clinical, legal and policy issues

Judith V. Becker, J. D. Susan Hall, Jill D. Stinson

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This article is a review of the current literature on female sexual offenders. It focuses on the demographic and clinical characteristics of this subgroup of sexual offenders and also considers legal and policy issues facing female sexual offenders today.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)29-50
Number of pages22
JournalJournal of Forensic Psychology Practice
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2001


  • Adolescents
  • Adults
  • Children
  • Females
  • Sexual abuse
  • Sexual offenders
  • Treatment

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Applied Psychology


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