Publications

This page lists peer-reviewed journal articles, contributions to academic books, and technical reports, I have authored or co-authored. Links to official copies are provided. Links to open access versions are provided in green.

My doctoral thesis at The University of Birmingham, can be accessed via the following link:

Psychological characteristics of users of child pornography on the internet (October, 2011)

Academic journal articles

Elliott, I. A. (2015). A self-regulation model of sexual grooming. Trauma, Violence & Abuse. [Open-access version]

Gillespie, S. M., Williams, R., Elliott, I. A., Eldridge, H. J., Ashfield, S., & Beech, A. R. (2015). Characteristics of females who sexually offend: A comparison of solo and co-offenders. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 27, 284-301. doi:10.1177/1079063214556358 [Open-access version]

Bentovim, A., & Elliott, I. A. (2014). Hope for children and families: Targeting abusive parenting and the associated impairment of children and young people. Journal of Clinical Child and Adolescent Psychology. [Online advance publication]. doi:10.1080/15374416.2013.869748 [Open-access version]

Williams, R., Elliott, I. A., & Beech, A. R. (2013). Identifying sexual grooming themes used by internet sex offenders. Deviant Behavior, 34, 135–152. doi:10.1080/01639625.2012.707550 [Open-access version]

Elliott, I. A., & Beech, A. R. (2012). A U.K. cost-benefit analysis of circles of support and accountability interventions. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 25, 211-229. doi: 10.1177/1079063212443385 [Open-access version]

Elliott, I. A., Beech, A. R., & Mandeville-Norden, R. (2012). The psychological profiles of internet, contact and mixed internet/contact sex offenders. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 25, 3-20. doi:10.1177/1079063212439426 [Open-access version]

Wakeling, H. C., Freemantle, N., Beech, A. R., & Elliott, I. A. (2011). Identifying predictors of recidivism in a large sample of U.K. sexual offenders: A prognostic model. Psychological Services, 8, 307-318. doi:10.1037/a0025516 [Open-access version]

Elliott, I. A., & Ashfield, S. A. (2011). The use of online technology in the offence processes of female child molesters. Journal of Sexual Aggression, 17, 92-104. doi:10.1080/13552600.2010.537379 [Open-access version]

Elliott, I. A., Eldridge, H. E., Ashfield, S., & Beech, A. R. (2010). Potential static, dynamic, protective and treatment factors in the clinical histories of female sex offenders. Journal of Family Violence, 25, 595-602. doi:10.1007/s10896-010-9322-8 [Open-access version]

Elliott, I. A., Findlater, D., & Hughes, T. (2010). A review of e-safety remote computer monitoring for U.K. sex offenders (practice report). Journal of Sexual Aggression, 16, 237-248. doi:10.1080/13552601003686870 [Open-access version]

Osborn, J., Elliott, I. A., Middleton, D., & Beech, A. R. (2010). The use of actuarial risk assessment measures with U.K. internet child pornography offenders. Journal of Aggression, Conflict and Peace Research, 2, 16-24. doi:10.5042/jacpr.2010.0333 [Open-access version]

Elliott, I. A., Beech, A. R., Mandeville-Norden, R., & Hayes, E. (2009). Psychological profiles of Internet sexual offenders: Comparisons with contact sexual offenders. Sexual Abuse: A Journal of Research and Treatment, 21, 76–92. doi:10.1177/1079063208326929 [Open-access version]

Elliott, I. A., & Beech, A. R. (2009). Understanding online child pornography use: Applying sexual offense theory to internet offenders. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 14, 180-193. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2009.03.002 [Open-access version]

Beech, A. R., Elliott, I. A., Birgden, A., & Findlater, D. (2008). The Internet and child sexual offending: A criminological review. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 13, 216–228. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2008.03.007 [Open-access version]

Middleton, D., Elliott, I. A., Mandeville-Norden, R., & Beech, A. R. (2006). An investigation into the applicability of the Ward and Siegert Pathways Model of child sexual abuse with Internet offenders. Psychology, Crime and Law, 12, 589–603. doi:10.1080/10683160600558352 [Open-access version]

 

Contributions to edited academic books

Elliott, I. A. (in press). Applying sex offender theory to individuals who perpetrate sex offenses online. In T. Ward, & A.R. Beech (Eds.), Theories of sexual offending (2nd Ed.). Oxford, U.K.: Routledge.

Elliott, I. A., & Bailey, A. (2014). Female sex offenders: Gender, risk and risk perception. In K. McCartan (Ed.), Responding to sexual offending: Perceptions, risk management and public protection. Basingstoke, U.K.: Palgrave Macmillan.

Ashfield, S., Brotherston, S., Eldridge, H. E., & Elliott, I. A. (2013). Female sexual offenders: The need for a gender-responsive approach. In K. Harrison, & B. Rainey (Eds.), The Wiley-Blackwell handbook of legal and ethical aspects of sex offender treatment and management (pp. 321-338). Oxford, U.K.: Wiley-Blackwell.

Elliott, I. A., & Babchishin, K. M. (2012). Psychological profiles and processes in viewers of internet child pornography. In B.K. Schwartz (Ed.), The sex offender (Vol. 7) (pp. 6:1-6:11). New York: Civic Research Institute.

Elliott, I. A., Beech, A. R., Eldridge, H. J., & Ashfield, S. (2012). Assessing female child molesters’ motivations and cognitions. In B.K. Schwartz (Ed.), The sex offender (Vol. 7) (pp. 15:1-15:14). New York: Civic Research Institute.

Beech, A. R., & Elliott, I. A. (2012). Understanding the emergence of the internet sex offender: How useful are current theories in understanding the problem? In K. Ribisl, & E. Quayle (Eds.), Internet child pornography: Understanding and preventing online child abuse (pp. 44-59). Oxford, U.K.: Routledge.

Ashfield, S., Brotherston, S., Eldridge, H. E., & Elliott, I. A. (2010). Working with female sexual abusers: Therapeutic process issues. In T.A. Gannon, & F. Cortoni (Eds.), Female sexual offenders: Theory, assessment, and treatment (pp. 161-180). Chichester, U.K.: Wiley Blackwell.

Eldridge, H. J., Elliott, I. A., & Ashfield, S. (2009). Assessment of women who sexually abuse children. In M.C. Calder (Ed.), Sexual abuse assessments (pp. 213-227). Lyme Regis, U.K.: Russell House.

 

Reports and communications

Elliott, I. A., & Zajac, G. (2014). Pennsylvania Board of Probation and Parole offender management software pilot: Feasibility evaluation report. University Park, PA: Justice Center for Research, Pennsylvania State University.

Elliott, I. A., Zajac, G., & Meyer, C. A. (2013). Evaluability assessments of the Circles of Support and Accountability (COSA) model. Washington, DC: National Institute of Justice. (Note: Also available are 5 related individual site reports)

Bentovim, A., & Elliott , I. A. (2012). Application of distillation approach to evidence-based intervention with child maltreatment. York , U.K.: Child & Family Training.

Elliott, I. A., & Findlater, D. (2010, January). A review of a Managed Service for the home computer use of registered sex offenders. Epsom, U.K: The Lucy Faithfull Foundation.

 

Other publications

Elliott, I. A., Babchishin, K. E, Hermann, C. A., Helmus, L., McPhail, I., Ó Ciardha, C., et al. (2013). How many people can fit in a pair of Spanx? Textile durability, effectiveness, and girth in shapewear. The Journal of Irreproducible Results, 52, 8-13.

 

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