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NOTA distributes its Newsletter to member three times a year. The publication offers news items about NOTA and contains short articles relating to contemporary issues in the field of Sexual Abuse prevention. 
NOTA News is edited by Anna Glinski



Anna  is always happy to hear of suggestions for submissions or other content email her at    notanews@nota.co.uk 

 NOTA NEWS APRIL 2018 No 84

Committee reports;  Thanks to Anne Ellerington; Adult victims of child sexual abuse in sport; The Stand Together report; eight breakout sessions from Cardiff Conference 2017; Service users’ voices; From the front line:  Practitioner’s Reflections; NOTA creative arts corner; From NOTA to ATSA; Recent Press Releases; Branch News.

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NOTA News 83

 December 2017

Committee reports;  Cardiff Conference Report 2017 (key note summaries, workshop write-ups, ‘two minute’ interviews and conference reflections); Key messages from NOTA AGM; Trauma and Survivor-Perpetrators; Geese Theatre turns 30; Recent Press Releases; Branch News. 

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NOTA News 82

December 2017

 

Committee reports;  Resilience, Supervision and Staff care;  Australian Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse: Literature Review Executive Summary;  Pornography: Non-consensual, Vengeful, Online;  Using Proof of Concept Funding to Explore Potential Service User Needs for a Secondary Prevention Service for Un-convicted Wo/men with Self-identified Sexual Attraction to Children;  Child Sexual Exploitation – A National Threat?;  Relationships Matter: Young Survivors of CSA and CSE, their Parents, and their Practitioners Talk about Therapeutic Relationships;  From Assessment through Intervention to Moving On (The AIM Project): Working with Families and Carers of Children and Young People who Display Harmful Sexual Behaviour (HSB); Recent Press Releases and Reports; Branch News.

 

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NOTA News 81

Prevention Committee report; Disclosures about Sexual Abuse in Football; Nine breakout session reports from the 2016 Annual Conference; Leverhulme International Network - concluding update; Understanding HSB in Education Settings; Book Review; Recent Press Releases and Reports; Branch News

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NOTA News 80

December 2016

 

Brighton Conference Report 2016; Key messages from NOTA AGM; Mental Health and Sexual Offenders Series Part 2: Psychosis and Sexual Offending; Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation: Understanding Risk and Vulnerability; Diversity of Victim Types in Cases involving Child Sexual Exploitation; Leverhulme Network Update; Press Releases and Reports; Branch News.

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NOTA News 79

July August 2016

Natural Justice and Fair Procedure in Evaluating Allegations and Risk of Child Sexual Abuse; Staff Well-being and Welfare Series: Reflexive processes in Supervision; Working as a Therapist: Challenges and Opportunities; Treating Sexually Harmful Teenage Males - a Longitudinal Evaluation;  Service Users’ Voices : Steve’s Story; An Evidenced-informed Operational Framework for Children and Young People displaying Sexually Harmful Behaviours; New Series: Sexual Offending and Mental Disorder; Saville – Operation Yewtree and Historical Sexual Abuse Offending; NOTA Membership Survey: Taking the Findings Forward; NOTA Prevention Committee; NOTA Research Grant Holders’ Projects; Recent Press Releases and Reports; Branch News.

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NOTA NEWS April 2016

Natural Justice and Fair Procedure in Evaluating Allegations and Risk of Child Sexual Abuse; Staff Well-being and Welfare Series: Reflexive processes in Supervision; Working as a Therapist: Challenges and Opportunities; Treating Sexually Harmful Teenage Males - a Longitudinal Evaluation;  Service Users’ Voices : Steve’s Story; An Evidenced-informed Operational Framework for Children and Young People displaying Sexually Harmful Behaviours; New Series: Sexual Offending and Mental Disorder; Saville – Operation Yewtree and Historical Sexual Abuse Offending; NOTA Membership Survey: Taking the Findings Forward; NOTA Prevention Committee; NOTA Research Grant Holders’ Projects; Recent Press Releases and Reports; Branch News

  77

NOTA NEWS 
December 2015

Issue 77- NOTA Conference Dublin issue 

 76

NOTA NEWS 
July August 2015

Issue 76 - Membership Services sub-committee; The benefits of NOTA student membership; The work of the Research sub-committee; Individual Treatment Resource update; Prevention sub-committee update; Situational Crime Prevention; Leverhulme Network update; Probation developments; Children and young people with harmful sexual behaviours; ‘Events dear boy events’; Service user voices, Staff well-being and welfare series; Book Review; Press releases and reports.

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NOTA NEWS 
April 2015

Issue 75- Reflection on the ATSA Conference; Sexual Abuse as a Public Health issue; Why the Abuse won't Stop; Savile /Operation Yewtree; Circles UK and Circles; An Introduction to ARMs; Experts by Experience, Service Users' Voices; Internet Offenders and 'Inform Plus'; Parents Protect - Across Communities Project; Looked After Children with Problematic Sexual Behaviour; Teacher Stress and Sexual Abuse; Book Review; Press Releases and Reports.

74

NOTA NEWS December 2014

Issue 74 - York Conference Report 2014; Staff Welfare and Well-being Series – building resilience; Circles of Support study; Leverhulme International Network for Community Engagement and Partnership Working with Sexual Offenders; The Economics of Child Abuse –estimating the costs; Working with Girls with HSB – developing assessment tools and intervention  resources; Press Releases and Reports

73

NOTA NEWS July August 2014

Issue 73 - Staff Welfare and Well-being series – Mindfulness; Part 5 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; Tackling CSA in the UK and the Netherlands: Research into Stop it Now!; Overview of Sentencing Council’s definitive Sexual Offences Guideline; The role of Probation in SO in the light of recent changes; The role of Education and Working with Children and Young People with HSB; CSE and CA: ways forward; Shaming and a theatre-based approach; Interview with Raven Kaliana; The Tender Organisation; Adapting the Good Lives Model; Book Reviews; NOTA Policy Paper on Situational Crime Prevention; Press Releases and Reports.

72

 NOTA News April 2014

Issue 72 - The Dunkelfeld project; Part 4 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; The Child Sex Offender Disclosure Scheme (CSODS) – 2 years on; The roll out of the Polygraph; Online Pornography; Cyber-bullying; Introduction to the Staff Welfare and Well-being; Research Findings on Staff Stress; Reflections on learning as a psychologist on a SOTP; Press Releases and Reports

71

 NOTA News December 2013

Issue 71 – Cardiff Conference Report 2013 Part 3 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; NOTA Policy Paper on Sexual Offenders with Personality Disorders; Press Releases and Reports

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 NOTA News July August 2013

Issue 70 – Part 2 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; Thoughts on the Savile Scandal; The development of an Individualised Treatment Resource; A recent Court Judgement on the Disclosure of Convictions; Book Review; The Circles2 Project; Social Care Toolkit for Professionals doing Social Assessments; BeSafe Children’s Programme; Press Releases and Reports. 

69

 NOTA News March 2013

Issue 69 - Part 1 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; UK Safer Internet Centre; EU Funding for Circles of Support and Accountability; An evaluation of Armidilo-S; Book Review; Press Releases and Reports

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 NOTA News December 2012

 

67

 NOTA News May 2012

 

65

 NOTA News December 2010

 

63

 NOTA News April 2010

 

62

 NOTA News November 2009

 

61

 NOTA News September 2009

 

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 NOTA News April 2009

 

 

 

 

Issue 83 

Committee reports;  Cardiff Conference Report 2017 (key note summaries, workshop write-ups, ‘two minute’ interviews and conference reflections); Key messages from NOTA AGM; Trauma and Survivor-Perpetrators; Geese Theatre turns 30; Recent Press Releases; Branch News. 

Previous Publications  

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NOTA News 82

December 2016

 

Committee reports;  Resilience, Supervision and Staff care;  Australian Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse: Literature Review Executive Summary;  Pornography: Non-consensual, Vengeful, Online;  Using Proof of Concept Funding to Explore Potential Service User Needs for a Secondary Prevention Service for Un-convicted Wo/men with Self-identified Sexual Attraction to Children;  Child Sexual Exploitation – A National Threat?;  Relationships Matter: Young Survivors of CSA and CSE, their Parents, and their Practitioners Talk about Therapeutic Relationships;  From Assessment through Intervention to Moving On (The AIM Project): Working with Families and Carers of Children and Young People who Display Harmful Sexual Behaviour (HSB); Recent Press Releases and Reports; Branch News.

 

81

NOTA News 81

Prevention Committee report; Disclosures about Sexual Abuse in Football; Nine breakout session reports from the 2016 Annual Conference; Leverhulme International Network - concluding update; Understanding HSB in Education Settings; Book Review; Recent Press Releases and Reports; Branch News

 80

NOTA News 80

December 2016

 

Brighton Conference Report 2016; Key messages from NOTA AGM; Mental Health and Sexual Offenders Series Part 2: Psychosis and Sexual Offending; Child Sexual Abuse and Exploitation: Understanding Risk and Vulnerability; Diversity of Victim Types in Cases involving Child Sexual Exploitation; Leverhulme Network Update; Press Releases and Reports; Branch News.

79

NOTA News 79

July August 2016

Natural Justice and Fair Procedure in Evaluating Allegations and Risk of Child Sexual Abuse; Staff Well-being and Welfare Series: Reflexive processes in Supervision; Working as a Therapist: Challenges and Opportunities; Treating Sexually Harmful Teenage Males - a Longitudinal Evaluation;  Service Users’ Voices : Steve’s Story; An Evidenced-informed Operational Framework for Children and Young People displaying Sexually Harmful Behaviours; New Series: Sexual Offending and Mental Disorder; Saville – Operation Yewtree and Historical Sexual Abuse Offending; NOTA Membership Survey: Taking the Findings Forward; NOTA Prevention Committee; NOTA Research Grant Holders’ Projects; Recent Press Releases and Reports; Branch News.

78

NOTA NEWS April 2016

Natural Justice and Fair Procedure in Evaluating Allegations and Risk of Child Sexual Abuse; Staff Well-being and Welfare Series: Reflexive processes in Supervision; Working as a Therapist: Challenges and Opportunities; Treating Sexually Harmful Teenage Males - a Longitudinal Evaluation;  Service Users’ Voices : Steve’s Story; An Evidenced-informed Operational Framework for Children and Young People displaying Sexually Harmful Behaviours; New Series: Sexual Offending and Mental Disorder; Saville – Operation Yewtree and Historical Sexual Abuse Offending; NOTA Membership Survey: Taking the Findings Forward; NOTA Prevention Committee; NOTA Research Grant Holders’ Projects; Recent Press Releases and Reports; Branch News

  77

NOTA NEWS 
December 2015

Issue 77- NOTA Conference Dublin issue 

 76

NOTA NEWS 
July August 2015

Issue 76 - Membership Services sub-committee; The benefits of NOTA student membership; The work of the Research sub-committee; Individual Treatment Resource update; Prevention sub-committee update; Situational Crime Prevention; Leverhulme Network update; Probation developments; Children and young people with harmful sexual behaviours; ‘Events dear boy events’; Service user voices, Staff well-being and welfare series; Book Review; Press releases and reports.

75

NOTA NEWS 
April 2015

Issue 75- Reflection on the ATSA Conference; Sexual Abuse as a Public Health issue; Why the Abuse won't Stop; Savile /Operation Yewtree; Circles UK and Circles; An Introduction to ARMs; Experts by Experience, Service Users' Voices; Internet Offenders and 'Inform Plus'; Parents Protect - Across Communities Project; Looked After Children with Problematic Sexual Behaviour; Teacher Stress and Sexual Abuse; Book Review; Press Releases and Reports.

74

NOTA NEWS December 2014

Issue 74 - York Conference Report 2014; Staff Welfare and Well-being Series – building resilience; Circles of Support study; Leverhulme International Network for Community Engagement and Partnership Working with Sexual Offenders; The Economics of Child Abuse –estimating the costs; Working with Girls with HSB – developing assessment tools and intervention  resources; Press Releases and Reports

73

NOTA NEWS July August 2014

Issue 73 - Staff Welfare and Well-being series – Mindfulness; Part 5 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; Tackling CSA in the UK and the Netherlands: Research into Stop it Now!; Overview of Sentencing Council’s definitive Sexual Offences Guideline; The role of Probation in SO in the light of recent changes; The role of Education and Working with Children and Young People with HSB; CSE and CA: ways forward; Shaming and a theatre-based approach; Interview with Raven Kaliana; The Tender Organisation; Adapting the Good Lives Model; Book Reviews; NOTA Policy Paper on Situational Crime Prevention; Press Releases and Reports.

72

 NOTA News April 2014

Issue 72 - The Dunkelfeld project; Part 4 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; The Child Sex Offender Disclosure Scheme (CSODS) – 2 years on; The roll out of the Polygraph; Online Pornography; Cyber-bullying; Introduction to the Staff Welfare and Well-being; Research Findings on Staff Stress; Reflections on learning as a psychologist on a SOTP; Press Releases and Reports

71

 NOTA News December 2013

Issue 71 – Cardiff Conference Report 2013 Part 3 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; NOTA Policy Paper on Sexual Offenders with Personality Disorders; Press Releases and Reports

70

 NOTA News July August 2013

Issue 70 – Part 2 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; Thoughts on the Savile Scandal; The development of an Individualised Treatment Resource; A recent Court Judgement on the Disclosure of Convictions; Book Review; The Circles2 Project; Social Care Toolkit for Professionals doing Social Assessments; BeSafe Children’s Programme; Press Releases and Reports. 

69

 NOTA News March 2013

Issue 69 - Part 1 of The Sex Offender Public Disclosure Knowledge Exchange Project; UK Safer Internet Centre; EU Funding for Circles of Support and Accountability; An evaluation of Armidilo-S; Book Review; Press Releases and Reports

68

 NOTA News December 2012

 

67

 NOTA News May 2012

 

65

 NOTA News December 2010

 

63

 NOTA News April 2010

 

62

 NOTA News November 2009

 

61

 NOTA News September 2009

 

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 NOTA News April 2009