Lifestyle -
Female Focused Offending Programme
Reality Picture

The LIFESTYLE - Female Offending Focused programme was developed in response to professionals asking for a programme tailored for female offenders that addressed the specific issues and challenges that young females may face. The 7 week programme can be used as a stand alone programme for both individual and group work and will also add massive value to any existing programmes.


Comprised of the following:

  • The 7 Session Programme comprises a 51 page pack, with a supporting film, and
    a Session Support CD-ROM designed for group delivery and evaluation.

The Exercises & Films:

  • Creatively address the daily reality and impact of several lifestyle choices for young
    females with a focus on offending
  • Explore the consequences of offending & association with offenders from a female
    perspective including relationships, careers, health and lifestyle opportunities
  • Explores the ‘grooming’ process, providing true scenarios and examples of the
    sexual exploitation of young females
  • Explores the views of what determines a healthy relationship and explores the
    different forms of domestic abuse
  • Utilises a real case study (DVD Film) of a woman that was sexually exploited as a
    young girl, leading to a history of offending, abusive relationships, drug misuse &
    addiction (leading to ‘prostitution’). The case study reinforces all the key messages
    of the resource