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NOTA is the National Organisation for the Treatment of Abusers, and is a registered charity. Inaugurated as a National Organisation in 1991, NOTA grew from a regional network in the North West of England. Membership is open to any professional whose work concerns intervention with sexually aggressive individuals regardless of their age, race, gender or sexual preference. With a growing multi-disciplinary membership comprised of practitioners, managers and policy makers from the public, private and voluntary sectors, NOTA is able to bring a wide variety of perspectives to intervention with sexual aggressors.



  • Provide a support network for professionals involved in work with sex offenders through the national organisation and local branch meetings

  • Publish a regular newsletter NOTA News publishing articles, information, news and book reviews

  • Publish a tri-annual Journal of Sexual Aggression jointly with Publishers, Taylor and Francis

  • Develop and extend professional knowledge of sexual aggression, assessment and treatment techniques and policy development. Initiate, conduct and disseminate research conducted by the members and others

  • Contribute to practice and policy development, nationally and regionally, through drafting and publishing guidance

  • Promote quality national and regional training events

  • Publish briefing and occasional papers on Policy and Practice


Annual Conference

NOTA hosts an annual international conference to share contemporary research and practice.
The 2015 International Conference will be held at the Crowne Plazza Hotel Dublin 16 -18 September 2015. There will be Keynote presentations and opportunity to engage in a series of workshops and other learning opportunities.
“Dublin” – It’s closer than you think


Forums coming soon

We are currently in the process of implementing a new forums area for members.

Coming soon

NOTA training events

NOTA deliver training events across the United Kingdom and Ireland. These are designed to support members by allowing access to high quality training at an affordable cost. The training event are hosted by local branches.

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