Experts: Paedophiles need psychological help and monitoring


  • Nation Premium
  • Thursday, 07 May 2015

PETALING JAYA: The Malaysian student convicted in Britain for possession of child pornography should get psychological help and be monitored, mental health experts say.

Malaysian Mental Health Association deputy president Datuk Dr Andrew Mohanraj said only 15% of paedophiles acted on their desires and that most chose to hide their condition and suffered in silence.

Article type: metered
User access status: 3
Join our Telegram channel to get our Evening Alerts and breaking news highlights

Courts & Crime , Nur Fitri

   

Next In Nation

Making it easier for public to vote Premium
Almost half of adults given booster dose Premium
‘Key to avoiding a huge spike is control, management’ Premium
How to hold elections during a pandemic Premium
Electricity tariff relief continues Premium
Bill to limit PM’s term to be tabled in Parliament Premium
‘I didn’t kill anyone, I am the victim’ Premium
Man rages after dad hurt, pet dog killed in accident Premium
King discharged from IJN after undergoing treatment Premium
Jay Chou’s KL concert postponed to next year Premium

Others Also Read


Vouchers