Miss Matineh Shafti

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Matina's PhD is a multi-method investigation of the mechanisms underlying co-occurring violence and self-harm (dual-harm) in forensic populations. Her research approaches this topic at multiple angles, utilising qualitative, longitudinal and secondary data analysis approaches. Matina has been awarded the ESRC grant from the North West Social Sciences Doctoral Training Partnership for her PhD. 

Areas of expertise

  • BF Psychology - Mental health in the criminal justice system, Marginalised groups, Violence, Self-harm, Prisoners, Forensic psychology, Clinical psychology, Emotional functioning, Personality

Education / academic qualifications

  • Master in Science, Forensic Mental Health, King's College London (2016 - 2017)
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of Strathclyde (2012 - 2016)

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