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Archana Gupta
Master of Arts, Department of Psychology, The IIS University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India

Gupta, Archana. "PEDOPHILIA- EMPIRICAL REVIEW FOCUSED ON TREATMENT AND COPING STRATEGIES." Int. j. of Social Science and Economic Research, vol. 4, no. 3, Mar. 2019, pp. 1894-1907, Accessed Mar. 2019.
Gupta, A. (2019, March). PEDOPHILIA- EMPIRICAL REVIEW FOCUSED ON TREATMENT AND COPING STRATEGIES. Int. j. of Social Science and Economic Research, 4(3), 1894-1907. Retrieved from
Gupta, Archana. "PEDOPHILIA- EMPIRICAL REVIEW FOCUSED ON TREATMENT AND COPING STRATEGIES." Int. j. of Social Science and Economic Research 4, no. 3 (March 2019), 1894-1907. Accessed March, 2019.

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Pedophilia is a type of sexual paraphilia which involves sexual attraction towards prepubertal children. Pedophiles are different from child abusers. It is difficult to categorise of even define the deviant behaviors because they are committed by a small percentage of the population and also because they are concealed by the participants. This article is based on an empirical research revolves around the treatment therapies and coping strategies (such as covert sensitization, satiation therapy etc.) that can be used to channelize respective urges along with certain causes that come from varied schools of psychology.