Assessment of Sexual Addiction

  1. Anthony R. Beech,
  2. Leam A. Craig and
  3. Kevin D. Browne
  1. Liam E. Marshall and
  2. Matt D. O'brien

Published Online: 28 MAY 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470714362.ch10

Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook

Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook

How to Cite

Marshall, L. E. and O'brien, M. D. (2009) Assessment of Sexual Addiction, in Assessment and Treatment of Sex Offenders: A Handbook (eds A. R. Beech, L. A. Craig and K. D. Browne), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470714362.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAY 2012
  2. Published Print: 2 APR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470019009

Online ISBN: 9780470714362

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Keywords:

  • sexual addiction;
  • sexual disorder;
  • obsessive-compulsive disorder;
  • sexual offender;
  • sexual addiction screening test

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Measures of Sexual Addiction

  • Prevalence of Sexual Addiction

  • Co-Morbid Addictions

  • Sexual Behaviours of Addicts

  • Sexual Addiction and Coping Using Sex

  • Sexual Addiction and Psychopathy

  • Summary of our Research

  • Online Sexual Behaviour Problems

  • Categorisation of Online Sexual Behaviour Problems

  • Aetiology of Online Sexual Behaviour Problems

  • Consequences of Online Sexual Compulsivity

  • Relationship to Offending

  • The Future

  • Involvement by Women and Children

  • Conclusions