South Eastern Centre Against Sexual Assault & Family Violence

Theories on why sexual abuse happens

For Students, Workers

Tags: Offending Behaviours, Theory and Therapy

Author: South Eastern CASA

This article is written for women and assumes a male offender, however SECASA acknowledges that both men and women can be survivors of sexual abuse and that offenders can be male and female.

An examination of the major theoretical approaches on why sexual assault happens.

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