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Webinar: Child Sexual Grooming – Integrating Research, Practice, Prevention

Webinar: Child Sexual Grooming – Integrating Research, Practice, Prevention

Wednesday, April 26, 2023
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM (EDT)

Event Details

identified sexual grooming behaviors

In this presentation, Dr. Elizabeth Jeglic will describe the Sexual Grooming Model and identified sexual grooming behaviors and how those may vary depending upon characteristics of the individual perpetrating the abuse, the person experiencing the abuse and the context in which the abuse takes place. She will also discuss the implications of sexual grooming research for the development of policy and practice for educational and youth serving organizations.

Meet the Speaker

Dr. Elizabeth L. JeglicDr. Elizabeth L. Jeglic is a Professor of Psychology at John Jay College in New York. She received her doctorate in clinical psychology from Binghamton University and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Jeglic's research interests are primarily focused on issues broadly related sexual violence prevention. She has published over 150 peer reviewed articles and book chapters and is the co-author/editor of six books including Child Sexual Grooming: Integrating Research, Practice, Prevention and Policy (Springer 2022); Sexual Offending: Evidence Based Legislation and Prevention (Springer 2016) and Protecting your Child from Sexual Abuse: What you Need to know to Keep your Kids Safe (Skyhorse, 2018; 2022). 

CPE Information

  • Learning Objective: Attendees will understand the history and current state of the research on sexual grooming and the role of sexual grooming in cases of child sexual abuse within educational and youth serving organizations.
  • Field of Study: Behavioral Ethics
  • Instructional Method: Group Internet Based
  • Program level: Basic
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Advanced Preparations: None
  • Recommended CPE Credits 1.0 in Behavioral Ethics.


All webinars are $50 per session but are FREE to anyone from a MISBO member school. Webinars are one hour in length and begin at 2pm ET.

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Dianne Sagaas
Dianne Sagaas
Director of Professional Development MISBO (404)921-3812