08.50- 09.20

Registration and Refreshments

09.20 - 09.30

Chair's welcome

Dr Dr Jemma Tosh,
Lecturer University of Chester

09.30 - 10.10

History of the paraphilias

Dr Alex Dymock,
Associate Professor Children's Nursing; School of Health, Institute of Health and Wellbeing Research

10.10 - 10.50

Should Paraphilias Be Considered Mental Disorders- the Risk/Benefit Ratio

Dr Allen Frances
Professor Emeritus and former Chair of the Department of Psychiatry at Duke University and the author of 'Saving Normal' and 'The Essentials of Psychiatric Diagnosis

10.50 - 11.00

Panel Discussion and Question and Answers

11.00 - 11.30

Morning Break and Poster Presentation

11.30 - 12.10

Working with Consensual BDSM and Fetishes: Implications for therapy

Dominic Davies,
Director, Pink Therapy

12.10 - 12.50

BDSM/consent and pathologisation

Dr Meg Barker,
Senior Lecturer in Psychology, Faculty of Social Sciences, Milton Keynes

12.50 - 13.00

Panel Discussion and Question and Answers

13.00 - 13.50

Lunch Break and Poster Presentation

13.50 - 14.30

Paraphilias and sexual violence

Dr Jemma Tosh,
Lecturer University of Chester

14.30 - 15.10

'Extreme Pornography', Prosecutions and S and M

Professor Clarissa Smith,
Centre for Research in Media & Cultural Studies

15.10 - 15.40

Afternoon Break and Poster Presentation

15.40 - 16.20

Paraphilias and law

Andrea Beckmann,
University of Lincoln

16.20 - 16.30

Panel Discussion and Question and Answers

16.30 - 16.40

Chair's closing remarks