4th NACCJPC conference

Perrault, L., Hilton, N. Z., & Pham, A. T. (2019, May). Ontario Domestic Assault Risk Assessment: Predicting violent recidivism among high-risk intimate partner violence offenders. In N. Z. Hilton (Chair), Intimate partner violence risk assessments in a high risk sample of men undergoing threat assessment. Symposium to be conducted at the 4th North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

LaPierre, A. R., Jung, S., & Pham, A. T. (2019, May). Evaluating the predictive effectiveness of the Spousal Assault Risk Assessment Guide version 3. In N. Z. Hilton (Chair), Intimate partner violence risk assessments in a high risk sample of men undergoing threat assessment. Symposium to be conducted at the 4th North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Jung, S., Pham, A. T., & Ennis, L. (2019, May). Accuracy of the B-SAFER to assess risk with high risk intimate partner violence perpetrators. In N. Z. Hilton (Chair), Intimate partner violence risk assessments in a high risk sample of men undergoing threat assessment. Symposium to be conducted at the 4th North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

37th Annual ATSA Research and Treatment Conference

Fedotova, A., & Nunes, K. L. (2018, October). Interpretations of research on sexual offender treatment. Poster presented at the 37th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

LaPierre, A. R., & Nunes, K. L. (2018, October). Professionals’ opinions and practice regarding evaluative attitudes towards sexual offending. Poster presented at the 37th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Lucente, G., & Nunes, K. L. (2018, October). Associations between denial, identity, and attitudes among sexual offenders against children. Poster presented at the 37th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers (ATSA), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Pedneault, C., Nunes, K. L., White, K., Pettersen, C. & Hermann, C. A. (2018, October). How well do indirect measures assess pedophilic interest? A meta-analysis. In C. Pedneault (Chair). Measures of pedophilic interest: How valid are they? Symposium conducted at the 37th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Vancouver, BC.

Nunes K. L., & Choy, A. (2018, October). Understanding and evaluating research studies: The basics. Pre-conference seminar given at the 37th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers (ATSA), Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.

Ohio State Symposium on Social Psychology

Nunes, K. L., Hermann, C. A., & Pedneault, C. I. (2018, July). The development and validation of a measure of attitudes towards violence. Paper presented at the Ohio State Symposium on Social Psychology: Cognitive and Metacognitive Processes in Attitude Formation, Change, and Strength, Columbus, Ohio.

23rd International Society for Research on Aggression World Meeting

Nunes, K. L., Hermann, C. A., & Pedneault, C. I. (2018, July). The development and validation of a measure of evaluative attitudes towards violence. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Violent attitudes and beliefs: Conceptualization, measurement, and relationship with violent behaviour. Symposium conducted at the 23rd World Meeting of the International Society for Research on Aggression, Paris, France.

Pedneault, C. I., Nunes, K. L., & Hermann, C. A. (2018, July). Validating…and then revising… an evaluation of sexual aggression scale. In K. L. Nunes (Chair). Violent Attitudes and Beliefs: Conceptualization, Measurement, and Relationship with Violent Behaviour. Symposium conducted at the 23rd World Meeting of the International Society for Research on Aggression, Paris, France.

17th Biennial Violence and Aggression Symposium at the University of Saskatchewan

Nunes, K. L. (2018, May). Evaluative attitudes toward sexual aggression. Invited workshop presented at the 17th biennial Violence and Aggression Symposium, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon.

12th Annual Risk and Recovery Forensic Conference

Nunes, K. L. (2018, April). Attitude check: What about evaluative attitudes towards violence? Keynote presentation at the 12th Annual Risk and Recovery Forensic Conference, Hamilton, Ontario.

American Psychology- Law Society (AP-LS) Conference

Nunes, K. L., Hermann, C. A., Maimone, S., Atlas, M., & Grant, B. A. (2018, March). The Violence Propensity Vignette Questionnaire (VPVQ): A measure of violent behavior for research in forensic and non‐forensic settings and populations. Paper presented at the annual conference of the American Psychology‐Law Society, Memphis, Tennessee.

36th ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Peters, J. & Nunes, K. L. (2017, October). Does denial predict sexual offender recidivism? Poster presented at the 36th Annual Research and Treatment Convention of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Kansas City, MO.

Pedneault, C. I., Nunes, K. L., White, K., Pettersen, C., & Hermann, C. A. (2017, October). A quantitative review of two attention-based measures of pedophilic sexual interest. In C. O. Ciardha (Chair). Indirect Measures of Sexual Interest and Related Constructs. Symposium conducted at the 36th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Kansas, Missouri.

Pham, A. T., Nunes, K. L., Maimone, S., & Hermann, C. A. (2017, October). Exploring the underlying constructs of rape cognition scales. In Y. Fernandez (Chair) Conceptualization and Assessment of Cognitions and Other Risk Factors. Symposium conducted at the 36th Annual Research and Treatment Convention of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Kansas City, MO.

Nunes, K. L. (2017, October). Research perspective: (Un)certainty about the causes of sexual offending. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Different perspectives on (un)certainty: Challenges, standards, and strategies. Symposium conducted at the 36th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Kansas City, Missouri.

78th Annual CPA National Convention

Blank, C., Nunes, K., Pedneault, C., & Maimone, S. (2017, June). Violent cognitions: Do violent offenders express evaluations, norms, and mitigations of responsibility for violence? In M. Olver (Chair) Psychometric examination of risk, need, and treatment change in violent, sexual, and mentally ill offender populations: Links to theory, research, and practice. Symposium conducted at the 78th Annual Canadian Psychological Association Convention, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Forensic Psychology in Canada Conference

Blank, C., Nunes, K., Pedneault, C., & Maimone, S. (2017, April). Violent cognitions: Do violent offenders express evaluations, norms, and mitigations of responsibility for violence? In K. Nunes (Chair) Research on violent cognitions from the ACBR lab. Symposium conducted at the Forensic Psychology in Canada Conference at Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. 

Maimone, S., Hermann, C. A., & Nunes, K. L. (2017, April). Does rape-related cognition predict subsequent sexually aggressive behavior? In K. L. Nunes (Chair) Research on Violent Cognitions from the ACBR Lab. Symposium to be conducted at the Forensic Psychology in Canada Conference, Ottawa, ON.

 Pham, A. T., Nunes, K. L., Maimone, S., & Hermann, C. A. (2017, April). Exploring the underlying constructs of rape cognition scales. In K. L. Nunes (Chair) Research on Violent Cognitions from the ACBR Lab. Symposium to be conducted at the Forensic Psychology in Canada Conference, Ottawa, ON.

Mardus, M. & Nunes, K. L. (2017, April). Is there an association between self-esteem and denial? In K. Nunes (Chair) Research on violent cognitions from the ACBR lab. Symposium conducted at the Forensic Psychology in Canada Conference at Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Peters, J. & Nunes, K. L. (2017, April). Does denial predict sexual recidivism? In K. Nunes (Chair) Research on violent cognitions from the ACBR lab. Symposium conducted at the Forensic Psychology in Canada Conference at Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

35th ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Pettersen, C., Nunes, K. L., & Cortoni, F. (2016, November). Exploring the distinctness and overlap between empathy and cognitive distortions. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Cognitive distortions, evaluation, and empathy. Symposium conducted at the 35th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Orlando, Florida.

Filleter, W. E., Nunes, K. L., & Maimone, S., Hermann, C. A., Peters, J., & Start, E. (2016, November). What do men think would happen if they raped a woman? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Cognitions about women and rape. Symposium conducted at the 35th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Orlando, Florida.

Hermann, C. A., Pham, A. T., & Nunes, K. L. (2016, November). Likelihood to rape predicts subsequent sexually coercive and aggressive behavior. In C. A. Hermann (Chair) Proclivity to Rape, Cognitions about Rape, and Aggressive Sexual Fantasies. Symposium conducted at the 35th Annual Research and Treatment Convention of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Orlando, Florida.

Pedneault, C., Hermann, C. A., & Nunes, K. L. (2016, November). Disentangling   cognitions about rape: Evaluations may be distinct from cognitive distortions. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Cognitive Distortions, Evaluation, and Empathy. Symposium conducted at the 35th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Orlando, Florida.

Maimone, S., Hermann, C. A., & Nunes, K. L. (2016, November). Does Rape-Related Cognition Predict Subsequent Sexually Aggressive Behavior? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Cognitions About Women and Rape. Symposium to be presented at the 35th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Orlando, Florida.

Nunes, K. L. (2016, November). Conceptualization and measurement of sexual offender denial. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Denial and minimization: Conceptualization, measurement, and relevance for treatment and risk. Symposium conducted at the 35th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Orlando, Florida.

34th ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Hermann, C. A., & Nunes, K. L. (2015, October). Positive Evaluations of Rape Predict Sexually Aggressive Behaviour. In C. A. Hermann (Chair) Rape Supportive Cognition and Sexual Aggression Against Adults. Symposium conducted at the 34th Annual Research and Treatment Convention of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Montreal, Québec.

Filleter, W. E., Ennis, L., Nunes, K. L., & Murphy, W. D. (2015, October). Pedophilic interests and antisociality among adolescent sex offenders who experienced childhood abuse. Poster presented at the 34th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Pedneault, C. & Nunes, L. K. (2015, October). Deviant sexual interests and sexual offending: How do we interpret the evidence? Presented at the Association for the Treatment Of Sexual Abusers (ATSA), Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Blank, C., Maimone, S., Nunes, K. L., Pham, A., Hermann, C. A., McPhail, I. V., Pettersen, C., Jung, S. Kostiuk, N. Sewell, R. (2015, October). Childhood sexual victimization and cognitions about the self, children, and sexual offending. In S. Maimone (Chair) Exploring the link between childhood victimization and sexual offending. Symposium conducted at the 34th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Montréal, Québec, Canada.

Maimone, S., Hermann, C. A., & Nunes, K. L. (2015, October). Validation of the SAAJE: A Measure of Rape-­supportive Cognitions. In C. A. Hermann (Chair) Rape-­supportive Cognition and Sexual Aggression Against Adults. Symposium conducted at the 34th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Pham, A., Maimone, S., Nunes, K. L., Blank, C., Hermann, C. A., Pettersen, C., McPhail, I. V., Jung, S., Kostiuk, N., Sewell, R., Babchishin, K. M., & Malcom, J. R. (2015, October). Childhood sexual victimization, pedophilic interest, and antisocial orientation. In S. Maimone (Chair) Exploring the Link between Childhood Victimization and Sexual Offending. Symposium conducted at the 34th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Nunes, K. L., Filleter, W. E., Pedneault, C., Maimone, S., Blank, C., Pham, A. T., & Atlas, M. (2015, October). Jumping to conclusions? Inferences about the causes of sexual offending. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Methodology matters: Critical thinking and advanced research methods. Symposium conducted at the 34th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

3rd NACCJPC conference

Filleter, E., & Nunes, K. L. (2015, June). Childhood adversity and sexual offending: Researcher’s identification and interpretation of empirical evidence. Poster presented at the 3rd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Pedneault, C., & Nunes, K. L. (2015, June). Sex offender research: How do we interpret the evidence? Poster presented at the 3rd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Nunes, K. L., Hermann, C. A., & Blank, C. (2015, June). What do we really know about attitudes towards violence? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Violent cognitions. Symposium conducted at the 3rd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Nunes, K. L. (2015, June). Contributing to reducing violence through fundamental research. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Different career paths to reducing crime: Practice, policy, and research. Symposium conducted at the 3rd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Nunes, K. L., Hermann, C. A., Atlas, M., Maimone, S., Woods, M., & Grant, B. A. (2015, June). Developing and validating an analogue measure of violent behaviour. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Examining violent behaviour with virtual reality, self-report, and vignettes. Symposium conducted at the 3rd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Maimone, S., Nunes, K. L., Balemba, S., Pettersen, C., Clermont, M., Staddon, M., & Frank, C. (2015, June). Exploring the relationship and direction of influence between attitudes, outcome expectancies, and violent behaviour. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Violent cognitions. Symposium conducted at the 3rd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Pham, A. T., Maimone, S., Nunes, K. L., Kostiuk, N., Babchishin, K. M., Malcom, J. R., Hermann, C. A., & Jung, S. (2015, June). Can sexual offender risk assessment instruments be accurately scored from self-report information alone? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Examining violent behaviour with virtual reality, self-report, and vignettes. Symposium conducted at the 3rd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

33rd ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

White, K., Hermann, C. A., Nunes, K. L., & Pettersen, C. (2014, October). Cognitive distortions may be distinct from attitudes towards rape. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), What cognitions are we actually measuring? Why should we care? Symposium conducted at the 33rd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, San Diego, California.

Hermann, C. A., Nunes, K. L., & Lorincz, N. (2014, October). ‘Click here’: Examining attitudes towards rape in men recruited online. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), What cognitions are we actually measuring? Why should we care? Symposium conducted at the 33rd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, San Diego, California.        [Handout]

Pettersen, C., Nunes, K. L., & Cortoni, F. (2014, October). Factor structure of the Aggression Questionnaire with sexual offenders. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), What cognitions are we actually measuring? Why should we care? Symposium conducted at the 33rd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, San Diego, California.

Nunes, K. L. (2014, October). Attitude may be everything, but is everything an attitude? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), What cognitions are we actually measuring? Why should we care? Symposium conducted at the 33rd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, San Diego, California.

Nunes, K. L., Hermann, C. A., Pettersen, C., & White, K. (2014, October). Implicit measures of pedophilic sexual interest. In A. J. R. Harris (Chair), Is phallometric testing a technique past its time? Part I. Symposium conducted at the 33rd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, San Diego, California.

McPhail, I. V., Fernane, S., Hermann, C. A., Fernandez, Y., Cantor, J. M., Nunes, K. L. (2014, October). Sexual deviance in sexual offenders against children: A meta-analysis review of phallometric research. In W. B. Maram (Chair), Is phallometric testing a technique past its time? Part II. Symposium conducted at the 33rd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, San Diego, California.

50th Annual Meeting of the Society of Experimental Social Psychology

Nunes, K. L., & Hermann, C. A. (2014, October). Using implicit measures to explore cognitions associated with sexual offending against children. In B. Gawronski (Chair), When two worlds unite: How button presses and reaction times can help us to understand real- world phenomena. Symposium conducted at the 50th Annual Meeting of the Society of Experimental Social Psychology, Columbus, Ohio.

21st World Meeting of the International Society for Research on Aggression

Pettersen, C., Nunes, K. L., & Cortoni, F. (2014, July). The latent factor structure of the Aggression Questionnaire with violent offenders. Poster presented at the 21st World Meeting of the International Society for Research on Aggression, Atlanta, Georgia.

Hermann, C. A., Nunes, K. L., Ennis, L., Maimone, S., & Choy, A. (2014, July). Four approaches to measuring attitudes towards violence: Beliefs, explicit evaluation, outcome expectancies, and implicit evaluation. Poster presented at the 21st World Meeting of the International Society for Research on Aggression, Atlanta, Georgia.

32nd ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Hermann, C. A., Maimone, S., Atlas, M., Kostiuk, N., Jung, S., & Nunes, K. L. (2013, October). Attitudes toward sexual offenders and sexual offending against children. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Implicit and explicit cognitions and sexual offending against children. Symposium conducted at the 32nd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Chicago, Illinois.

Hermann, C. A., Pettersen, C., Woods, M., Lorincz, N., Berliant, J., & Nunes, K. L. (2013, November). Rape-prevention with students: Moderating effects of psychopathy and sexual coercion. In C. A. Hermann (Chair), Implicit and explicit cognition associated with rape. Symposium conducted at the 32nd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Chicago, Illinois.

Maimone, S., Hermann, C. A., Atlas, M., Berliant, J., & Nunes, K. L. (2013, November). Implicit and explicit attitudes, rape outcome expectancies, and sexual aggression. In C. A. Hermann (Chair), Implicit and explicit cognition associated with rape. Symposium conducted at the 32nd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Chicago, Illinois.

Nunes, K. L., Hermann, C. A., Maimone, S., Woods, M., Pettersen, C., Kostiuk, N., & Jung, S. (2013, October). Implicit identification with sexual offenders and sexual offending against children. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Implicit and explicit cognitions and sexual offending against children. Symposium conducted at the 32nd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Chicago, Illinois.

Pettersen, C., Kostiuk, N., Atlas, M., Grenon, L., Jung, S., & Nunes, K. L. (2013, October). Self-esteem, narcissism, psychopathy, and sexual offending against children. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Implicit and explicit cognitions and sexual offending against children. Symposium conducted at the 32nd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Chicago, Illinois.

Pettersen, C., Woods, M., Maimone, S., Hermann, C. A., Looman, J., Spape, J., & Nunes, K. L. (2013, November). Does change in hostility predict sexual recidivism? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Treatment change and recidivism among sexual offenders. Symposium conducted at the 32nd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Chicago, Illinois.

Woods, M., Pettersen, C., Hermann, C. A., & Nunes, K. L. (2013, November). Expected outcomes of rape. In C. A. Hermann (Chair), Implicit and explicit cognition associated with rape. Symposium conducted at the 32nd Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Chicago, Illinois.

14th SPSP Annual Conference

Hermann, C. A. & Nunes, K. L. (2013, January). Criminal Cognitions: Are We Assessing Attitudes Towards Crime? Poster presented at the 14th annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, Louisiana. 

Nunes, K. L., & Hermann, C. A. (2013, January). Thinking clearly about violent cognitions: Exploratory factor analysis of scales designed to measure attitudes towards violence. Poster presented at the 14th Annual Meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, Louisiana.

31st ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Nunes, K. L., Hermann, C. A., Malcom, J. R., & Lavoie, K. (2012, October). Do some types of childhood sexual victimization predict sexual recidivism? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Childhood sexual victimization, sexual offending, and prevention. Symposium conducted at the 31st Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Denver, Colorado.

Hermann, C. A., Nunes, K. L., & Woods, M. (2012, October). What Clinicians Think Rapists Think About Rape. Poster presented at the 31st Annual Research and Treatment Convention of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Denver, Colorado.

30th ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Nunes, K. L., & Jung, S. (2011, November). Symmetry between cognitive distortions and denial/minimization? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Denial and minimization: Association with treatment motivation, cognitive distortions, and recidivism. Symposium conducted at the 30th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Toronto, Ontario.

Jung, S., &Nunes, K. L. (2011, November). Sex offender denial: Are we really measuring treatment readiness? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Denial and minimization: Association with treatment motivation, cognitive distortions, and recidivism. Symposium conducted at the 30th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Toronto, Ontario.

Berliant, J., Nunes, K. L., & Sperling, A. (2011, November). Inconsistency between implicit and explicit perceptions of women and likelihood to rape. Poster presented at the 30th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Toronto, Ontario.

Hermann, C. A., McPhail, I. V., Fernandez, Y., Isai, E. I. (2011, November). Understanding who is high and who is low in emotional congruence with children. In I. V. McPhail (Chair) Emotional Congruence with Children: Meta-Analytic and New Research Findings. Symposium conducted at the 30th Annual Research and Treatment Convention of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Toronto, Ontario.

McPhail, I. V., Hermann, C. A., Nunes, K. L. (2011, November). Emotional congruence with children: A meta-analysis of group differences, sexual recidivism, and treatment change. In I. V. McPhail (Chair) Emotional Congruence with Children: Meta-Analytic and New Research Findings. Symposium conducted at the 30th Annual Research and Treatment Convention of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Toronto, Ontario.

2nd NACCJP Conference

Hermann, C. A., & Nunes, K. L. (2011, June). Evaluating rape: Do self-report measures of rape-related cognition reflect evaluations of rape? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), A closer look at criminal attitudes. Symposium conducted at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

Malcom, J. R., &Nunes, K. L. (2011, June). Do criminal attitudes reflect evaluations of crime? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), A closer look at criminal attitudes. Symposium conducted at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

Berliant, J.,Nunes, K. L., & Balemba, S. (2011, June). What do we mean by attitudes towards violence? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), A closer look at criminal attitudes. Symposium conducted at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

Nunes, K. L., Hermann, C. A., & Woods, M. E. (2011, June). Is there consistency between self-esteem, identification, and evaluation of aggression? In K. L. Nunes (Chair), A closer look at criminal attitudes. Symposium conducted at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

Babchishin, K. M., Pettersen, C.,Nunes, K. L., & Cortoni, F. (2011, June). Meta-analysis of functional and dysfunctional norms for measures of treatment targets for violent offender programs. In F. Cortoni (Chair), Reducing recidivism among violent offenders: The effectiveness of treatment. Symposium conducted at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

Babchishin, K. M., Isai, E., Berliant, J., & Nunes, K. L. (2011, June). The validity of the Sexual Interest Profiling System. Poster presented at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

Malcom, J. R., & Nunes, K. L. (2011, June). Validity and predictive accuracy of the Static-99, Static-99R, Static-2002, and Static-2002R. Poster presented at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

Pettersen, C. & Nunes, K. L. (2011, June). Relative disadvantage affects attitudes towards rape. Poster presented at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, On.

Pullman, L. & Nunes, K. L. (2011, June). The effect of mood on attitudes towards sexual aggression. Poster presented at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, ON.

Woods, M., Hermann, C. A., Nunes, K. L., McPhail, I. V., & Sewell, R. (2011, June). The validity of self-reported risk among sex offenders. Poster presented at the 2nd North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

29th ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Nunes, K. L., Malcom, J. R., & Pettersen, C. (2010, October). The effect of anger on implicit and explicit evaluation of rape. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Experimental and observational research on the role of implicit cognition in rape and child molestation. Symposium conducted at the 29th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Phoenix, Arizona.

Sewell, R., Hermann, C., Nunes, K. L., & McPhail, I. V. (2010, October). The effect of arousal on implicit and explicit attitudes towards child sexual abuse. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Experimental and observational research on the role of implicit cognition in rape and child molestation. Symposium conducted at the 29th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Phoenix, Arizona.

McPhail, I. V., Sewell, R., Nunes, K. L., & Hermann, C. (2010, October). Assessing implicit and explicit emotional identification with children in sex offenders against children. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Experimental and observational research on the role of implicit cognition in rape and child molestation. Symposium conducted at the 29th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Phoenix, Arizona.

Hermann, C., McPhail, I. V., Nunes, K. L., & Sewell, R. (2010, October). The effect of sexual arousal on rapists’ implicit and explicit attitudes towards rape. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Experimental and observational research on the role of implicit cognition in rape and child molestation. Symposium conducted at the 29th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Phoenix, Arizona.

Babchishin, K. M., & Nunes, K. L. (2010, October). A meta-analysis of Implicit Association Tests adapted to measure sexual interest in children. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Deviant sexual interests and attitudes: Recent findings and their implications for offender assessment. Symposium conducted at the 29th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Phoenix, Arizona.

2nd Annual Young Researchers’ Conference

Pettersen, C., Wall, R., & Nunes, K. L. (2010, March). The relationship between criminal victimization and public support for restorative justice. Poster presented at the Institute of Mental Health Research 2nd Annual Young Researchers’ Conference, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

28th ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Nunes, K. L., Babchishin, K. M., & Kessous, N. (2009, October). Is childhood sexual victimization associated with deviant interests and beliefs? In F. Cortoni (Chair), Processes related to child molestation. Symposium conducted at the 28th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Dallas, Texas.

Babchishin, K. M., Kessous, N., & Nunes, K. L. (2009, October). The validity of a viewing time measure of sexual interest in children. Poster presented at the 28th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Dallas, Texas.

Hermann, C. A., Babchishin, K. M., Nunes, K. L., & Cortoni, F. (2009, October). Factor structure of the Bumby RAPE scale: A two factor model. Poster presented at the 28th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Dallas, Texas.

McPhail, I. V., & Nunes, K. L. (2009, October). A cumulative meta-analysis of studies comparing child molesters to non-molesters on the Social Avoidance and Distress scale. Poster presented at the 28th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Dallas, Texas.

Sewell, R., & Nunes, K. L. (2009, October). Cognitive distortions: A cumulative meta-analysis of the Bumby MOLEST scale. Poster presented at the 28th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Dallas, Texas.

117th Annual APA Convention

Babchishin, K. M., Nunes, K. L., & Cortoni, F. (2009, August). Measuring change in sex offender treatment. Poster presented at the 117th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Ontario.

70th Annual CPA Convention

Babchishin, K. M., Nunes, K. L., & Cortoni, F. (2009, June). Factor structure of the Bumby MOLEST scale. Poster presented at the 70th Annual Canadian Psychology Association Convention, Montreal, Quebec.

1st Annual Young Researchers’ Conference

Malcom, J. R., Nunes, K., Yogarajah, T., Babchishin, K., Kessous, N. Hermann, C., Sewell, R., & McPhail, I. (2009, April). The effects of sexual arousal on implicit attitudes towards rape. Poster presented at the 1st Annual Young Researchers’ Forum Conference, University of Ottawa Institute of Mental Health Research, Ottawa, Ontario.

2nd Annual Conference of the Société Québécoise de Recherche pour la Psychologie

Babchishin, K. M., Kessous, N., & Nunes, K. L. (2009, March). Le test d’association implicite: Peut-il évalué l’attirance sexuelle envers les enfants? [The Implicit Association Test: Can it assess sexual interest in children?] Poster presented at the 2nd Annual Conference of the Société Québécoise de Recherche pour la Psychologie, Ottawa, Ontario.

27th ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Nunes, K. L., Ratcliffe, K., Babchishin, K. M., & Kessous, N. (2008, October). Implicit and explicit evaluation of rape. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Implicit cognitions: Indirectly measuring sex offenders’ attitudes and interests. Symposium conducted at the 27th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Atlanta, Georgia.

Babchishin, K. M., Kessous, N., & Nunes, K. L. (2008, October). Indirectly assessing sexual interest in children: The Implicit Association Test. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Implicit cognitions: Indirectly measuring sex offenders’ attitudes and interests. Symposium conducted at the 27th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Atlanta, Georgia.

Kessous, N., Babchishin, K. M., & Nunes, K. L. (2008, October). Under the radar: Assessing attitudes toward child sexual abuse using the Implicit Association Test. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), Implicit cognitions: Indirectly measuring sex offenders’ attitudes and interests. Symposium conducted at the 27th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, Atlanta, Georgia.

26th ATSA Annual Research and Treatment Conference

Nunes, K. L., Hanson, R. K., Firestone, P., Moulden, H., Greenberg, D. M., & Bradford, J. M. (2007, November). Denial predicts recidivism for some sexual offenders. In K. L. Nunes (Chair), A closer look at the relationship between denial and recidivism. Symposium conducted at the 26th Annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers, San Diego, California.

1st NACCJP Conference

Nunes, K. L., & Cortoni, F. (2007, June). Screening offenders for risk of dropout and expulsion from correctional programs. Paper presented at the North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario.

Nunes, K. L. (2007, June). Research on sex offender risk assessment: Overview, challenges, and relevance. Paper presented at the North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario.

Sperling, A., & Nunes, K. L. (2007, June). Sexual coercion: The relationship between attitudes and self-reported behaviour. Poster session presented at the North American Correctional and Criminal Justice Psychology Conference, Ottawa, Ontario.