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Professor Theresa Gannon

Professor Theresa Gannon

Director of the Centre of Research & Education in Forensic Psychology
Deputy Head of School
Professor of Forensic Psychology
Chartered Forensic Psychologist

Selected publications

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Article
Sturgeon, M., Tyler, N., & Gannon, T. (2018). A systematic review of group work interventions in UK high secure hospitals. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 38, 53-75. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2017.11.004
Tapp, J., Cottle, L., Christmas, M., Stratton, R., Gannon, T., & Moore, E. (2017). A psychometric evaluation of the Defence Style Questionnaire-40 in a UK forensic patient population. The Journal Of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology, 29, 288-307. doi:10.1080/14789949.2017.1375542
Spruin, E., Wood, J., Gannon, T., & Tyler, N. (2017). Sexual offender's experiences of polygraph testing: a thematic study in three probation trusts. Journal Of Sexual Aggression. doi:10.1080/13552600.2017.1378025
Tyler, N., Gannon, T., Lockerbie, L., & Ó Ciardha, C. (2017). An Evaluation of a Specialist Firesetting Treatment Programme for Male and Female Mentally Disordered Offenders (The FIP-MO). Clinical Psychology And Psychotherapy. doi:10.1002/cpp.2172
Alleyne, E., Gannon, T., Mozova, K., Page, T., & Ó Ciardha, C. (2016). Female Firesetters: Gender Associated Psychological and Psychopathological Features. Psychiatry: Interpersonal And Biological Processes, 79, 364-378. doi:10.1080/00332747.2016.1185892
Gannon, T. (2016). Forensic psychologists should use the behavioural experiment to facilitate cognitive change in clients who have offended. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 27, 130-141. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2016.02.008
Ó Ciardha, C., Tyler, N., & Gannon, T. (2016). A practical guide to assessing adult firesetters' fire-specific treatment needs using the Four Factor Fire Scales. Psychiatry: Interpersonal And Biological Processes, 78, 293-304. doi:10.1080/00332747.2015.1061310
Gannon, T. (2016). Editors Introduction to the special issue. Psychology Crime & Law, 22, . doi:10.1080/1068316X.2015.1116878
Gannon, T., Alleyne, E., Butler, H., Danby, H., Kapoor, A., Lovell, T., et al. (2015). Specialist group therapy for psychological factors associated with firesetting: Evidence of a treatment effect from a non-randomized trial with male prisoners. Behaviour Research And Therapy, 73, 42-51. doi:10.1016/j.brat.2015.07.007
Ward, T., Gannon, T., & Fortune, C. (2015). Restorative Justice-Informed Moral Acquaintance: Resolving the Dual Role Problem in Correctional and Forensic Practice. Criminal Justice And Behavior, 42, 45-57. doi:10.1177/0093854814550026
Ó Ciardha, C., Alleyne, E., Tyler, N., Barnoux, M., Mozova, K., & Gannon, T. (2015). Examining the Psychopathology of Incarcerated Male Firesetters using the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III. Psychology, Crime & Law, 21, 606-616. doi:10.1080/1068316X.2015.1008478
Barrowcliffe, E., & Gannon, T. (2015). The characteristics of un-apprehended firesetters living in the UK community. Psychology, Crime & Law, 21, 836-853. doi:10.1080/1068316X.2015.1054385
Tyler, N., & Gannon, T. (2015). Pathways to Firesetting for Mentally Disordered Offenders: A Preliminary Examination. International Journal Of Offender Therapy And Comparative Criminology, 1-18. doi:10.1177/0306624X15611127
Tyler, N., Gannon, T., Dickens, G., & Lockerbie, L. (2015). Characteristics that predict firesetting in male and female mentally disordered offenders. Psychology, Crime & Law, 21, 776-797. doi:10.1080/1068316X.2015.1054382
Butler, H., & Gannon, T. (2015). The scripts and expertise of firesetters: A preliminary conceptualization. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 20, 72-81. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2014.12.011
Clark, L., Tyler, N., Gannon, T., & Kingham, M. (2014). Eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing for offence-related trauma in a mentally disordered sexual offender. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 20, 240-249. doi:10.1080/13552600.2013.822937
Ó Ciardha, C., Alleyne, E., Tyler, N., Barnoux, M., Mozova, K., & Gannon, T. (2014). Examining the psychopathology of incarcerated male firesetters using the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III. Psychology, Crime & Law, 21, 606-616. doi:10.1080/1068316X.2015.1008478
Gannon, T., Waugh, G., Taylor, K., Blanchette, K., O'Connor, A., Blake, E., & Ó Ciardha, C. (2014). Women Who Sexually Offend Display Three Main Offense Styles: A Reexamination of the Descriptive Model of Female Sexual Offending. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 26, 207-224. doi:10.1177/1079063213486835
Ó Ciardha, C., Barnoux, M., Alleyne, E., Tyler, N., Mozova, K., & Gannon, T. (2014). Multiple factors in the assessment of firesetters' fire interest and attitudes. Legal And Criminological Psychology. doi:10.1111/lcrp.12065
Gannon, T., Wood, J., Pina, A., Tyler, N., Barnoux, M., & Vasquez, E. (2014). An evaluation of mandatory polygraph testing for sexual offenders in the UK. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 26, 178-203. doi:10.1177/1079063213486836
Barnoux, M., Gannon, T., & Ó Ciardha, C. (2014). A descriptive model of the offence chain for imprisoned adult male firesetters (descriptive model of adult male firesetting). Legal And Criminological Psychology, 20, 48-67. doi:10.1111/lcrp.12071
Alleyne, E., Gannon, T., Ó Ciardha, C., & Wood, J. (2014). Community males show multiple-perpetrator rape proclivity: Development and Preliminary Validation of an interest scale. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 26, 82-104. doi:10.1177/1079063213480819
Tyler, N., Gannon, T., Lockerbie, L., King, T., Dickens, G., & De Burca, C. (2014). A Firesetting Offense Chain for Mentally Disordered Offenders. Criminal Justice And Behavior, 41, 512-530. doi:10.1177/0093854813510911
Gannon, T., & Ward, T. (2014). Where has all the psychology gone? A critical review of evidence-based psychological practice in correctional settings. Aggression And Violent Behavior., 19, 435-446. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2014.06.006
Gannon, T., Wood, J., Pina, A., Tyler, N., Barnoux, M., & Vasquez, E. (2014). An Evaluation of Mandatory Polygraph Testing for Sexual Offenders in the United Kingdom. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 26, 178-203. doi:10.1177/1079063213486836
Gannon, T., Waugh, G., Taylor, K., Blanchette, K., O'Connor, A., Blake, E., & Ó Ciardha, C. (2013). Women who Sexually Offend Display Three Main Offense Styles: A Re-Examination of the Descriptive Model of Female Sexual Offending. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 26, 207-224. doi:10.1177/1079063213486835
Gannon, T., & Alleyne, E. (2013). Female Sexual Abusers' Cognition: A Systematic Review. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 14, 67-79. doi:doi:10.1177/1524838012462245
Barnoux, M., & Gannon, T. (2013). A new conceptual framework for revenge firesetting. Psychology, Crime & Law, 20, 1-17. doi:10.1080/1068316X.2013.793769
Gannon, T., & Ward, T. (2013). Introduction to the special issue on sexual offender cognition. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 14, 3-4. doi:10.1177/1524838012463971
Gannon, T., Ó Ciardha, C., Barnoux, M., Tyler, N., Mozova, K., & Alleyne, E. (2013). Male Imprisoned Firesetters Have Different Characteristics than Other Imprisoned Offenders and Require Specialist Treatment. Psychiatry: Interpersonal And Biological Processes, 76, 349-364. doi:10.1521/psyc.2013.76.4.349
Blake, E., & Gannon, T. (2013). Investigating the implicit theories of rape-prone men using an interpretative bias task. Legal And Criminological Psychology, 19, 40-53. doi:10.1111/j.2044-8333.2012.02056.x
Willis, G., Yates, P., Gannon, T., & Ward, T. (2013). How to Integrate the Good Lives Model Into Treatment Programs for Sexual Offending: An Introduction and Overview. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 25, 123-142. doi:10.1177/1079063212452618
Pina, A., & Gannon, T. (2012). An overview of the literature on antecedents, perceptions and behavioural consequences of sexual harassment. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 18, 209-232. doi:10.1080/13552600.2010.501909
Ó Ciardha, C., & Gannon, T. (2012). The Implicit Theories of Firesetters: A Preliminary Conceptualization. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 17, 122-128. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2011.12.001
Gannon, T., Terriere, R., & Leader, T. (2012). Ward and Siegert's Pathways Model of child sexual offending: a cluster analysis evaluation. Psychology, Crime & Law, 18, 129-153. doi:10.1080/10683160903535917
Gannon, T., Hoare, J., Rose, M., & Parrett, N. (2012). A re-examination of female child molesters' implicit theories: evidence of female specificity? Psychology, Crime & Law, 18, 209-224. doi:10.1080/10683161003752303
Walker, K., Brown, S., Gannon, T., & Keown, K. (2012). Non sex offenders display distorted thinking and have empathy deficits too: A thematic analysis of cognitions and the application of empathy. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 19, 275-294. doi:10.1080/13552600.2012.747223
Gannon, T. (2012). A message from the incoming editor: Long Live Psychology, Crime, & Law. Psychology, Crime & Law, 18, 229-230.
Tyler, N., & Gannon, T. (2012). Explanations of Firesetting in Mentally Disordered Offenders: A Review of the Literature. Psychiatry: Interpersonal And Biological Processes, 75, 150-166. doi:doi:10.1521/psyc.2012.75.2.150
Gannon, T., & Barrowcliffe, E. (2011). Firesetting in the general population: The development and validation of the Fire Setting and Fire Proclivity Scales. Legal And Criminological Psychology, 17, 105-122. doi:10.1348/135532510X523203
Sullivan, J., Beech, A., Craig, L., & Gannon, T. (2011). Comparing Intra-Familial and Extra-Familial Child Sexual Abusers With Professionals Who Have Sexually Abused Children With Whom They Work. International Journal Of Offender Therapy And Comparative Criminology, 55, 56-74. doi:10.1177/0306624X09359194
Gannon, T., King, T., Miles, H., Lockerbie, L., & Willis, G. (2011). Good Lives sexual offender treatment for mentally disordered offenders. British Journal Of Forensic Practice, 13, 153-168. doi:10.1108/14636641111157805
Gannon, T., & O'Connor, A. (2011). The Development of the Interest in Child Molestation Scale. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 23, 474-493. doi:10.1177/1079063211412390
Ó Ciardha, C., & Gannon, T. (2011). The cognitive distortions of child molesters are in need of treatment. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 17, 130-141. doi:10.1080/13552600.2011.580573
Willis, G., Gannon, T., Yates, P., Collie, R., & Ward, T. (2011). "In style" or evolving through research? Misperceptions about the Good Lives Model. Atsa Forum, 16-21.
Cortoni, F., & Gannon, T. (2011). A special issue on female sexual offenders [Introduction to Special Issue]. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 17, 1-3.
Bartels, R., & Gannon, T. (2011). Understanding the sexual fantasies of sex offenders and their correlates. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 16, 551-561. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2011.08.002
Gannon, T., Ó Ciardha, C., Doley, R., & Alleyne, E. (2011). The Multi-Trajectory Theory of Adult Firesetting (M-TTAF). Aggression And Violent Behavior. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2011.08.001
Gannon, T., & Pina, A. (2010). Firesetting: Psychopathology, theory and treatment. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 15, 224-238. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2010.01.001
Gannon, T. (2010). Female Arsonists: Key Features, Psychopathologies, and Treatment Needs. Psychiatry: Interpersonal And Biological Processes, 73, 173-189. doi:doi:10.1521/psyc.2010.73.2.173
Blake, E., & Gannon, T. (2010). The Implicit Theories of Rape-Prone Men: An Information-Processing Investigation. International Journal Of Offender Therapy And Comparative Criminology, 54, 895-914. doi:10.1177/0306624X09347732
Gannon, T., & Wood, J. (2010). Group Processes and aggression. Aggression And Violent Behavior., 15, 85-151.
Gannon, T., Rose, M., & Ward, T. (2010). Pathways to female sexual offending: approach or avoidance? Psychology, Crime & Law, 16, 359-380. doi:doi:10.1080/10683160902754956
Hutchings, J., Gannon, T., & Gilchrist, E. (2010). A Preliminary Investigation of a New Pictorial Method of Measuring Aggression-Supportive Cognition Among Young Aggressive Males. International Journal Of Offender Therapy And Comparative Criminology, 54, 236-249. doi:10.1177/0306624X08325350
Keown, K., Gannon, T., & Ward, T. (2010). What's in a measure? A multi-method study of child sexual offenders' beliefs. Psychology, Crime & Law, 16, 125-143. doi:doi:10.1080/10683160802622022
Thakker, J., & Gannon, T. (2010). Rape Treatment: An Overview of Current Knowledge. Behaviour Change, 27, 227-250. doi:10.1375/bech.27.4.227
Gannon, T., & Wood, J. (2010). Introduction: Special issue on group processes and aggression [Editorial]. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 15, 85-86. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2009.11.002
Oliver, C., Watson, D., Gannon, T., & Beech, A. (2009). The Effect of Sexual Priming Cues on Emotional Recognition in Nonviolent Child Sexual Abusers. International Journal Of Offender Therapy And Comparative Criminology, 53, 292-304. doi:10.1177/0306624X08317214
Gannon, T., & Rose, M. (2009). Offense-Related Interpretative Bias in Female Child Molesters: A Preliminary Study. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 21, 194-207. doi:10.1177/1079063209332236
Spence, C., Williams, S., & Gannon, T. (2009). 'It's your round!' – female aggression in licensed premises. Psychology, Crime & Law, 15, 269-284. doi:doi:10.1080/10683160802190996
Gannon, T. (2009). Current cognitive distortion theory and research: An internalist approach to cognition. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 15, 225-246. doi:doi:10.1080/13552600903263079
Pina, A., Gannon, T., & Saunders, B. (2009). An overview of the literature on sexual harassment: Perpetrator, theory, and treatment issues. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 14, 126-138. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2009.01.002
Gannon, T., Rose, M., & Williams, S. (2009). Do female child molesters implicitly associate children and sex? A preliminary investigation. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 15, 55-61. doi:doi:10.1080/13552600802452559
Polaschek, D., Calvert, S., & Gannon, T. (2009). Linking violent thinking: Implicit theory-based research with violent offenders. Journal Of Interpersonal Violence, 24, 75-96. doi:10.1177/0886260508315781
Gannon, T. (2009). Social cognition in violent and sexual offending: an overview. Psychology, Crime & Law, 15, 97-118. doi:10.1080/10683160802190822
Gannon, T. (2009). Introductory note [Preface]. Psychology, Crime & Law, 223-224.
Bartels, R., & Gannon, T. (2009). Rape supportive cognition, sexual fantasies and implicit offence scripts: A comparison between high and low rape prone men. Sexual Abuse In Australia And New Zealand, 2, 14-20.
Gannon, T., Keown, K., & Rose, M. (2009). An Examination of Current Psychometric Assessments of Child Molesters Offense-Supportive Beliefs Using Ward's Implicit Theories. International Journal Of Offender Therapy And Comparative Criminology, 53, 316-333. doi:10.1177/0306624X07312791
Navathe, S., Ward, T., & Gannon, T. (2008). Cognitive distortions in child sex offenders: An overview of theory, research & practice. Journal Of Forensic Nursing, 4, 111-122. doi:10.1111/j.1939-3938.2008.00019.x
Gannon, T., Collie, R., Ward, T., & Thakker, J. (2008). Rape: Psychopathology, theory and treatment. Clinical Psychology Review, 28, 982-1008. doi:10.1016/j.cpr.2008.02.005
Ward, T., & Gannon, T. (2008). Goods and risk: Misconceptions about the good lives model. Correctional Psychologist, 40, 2-7.
Gannon, T., & Rose, M. (2008). Female child sexual offenders: Towards integrating theory and practice. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 13, 442-461. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2008.07.002
Blake, E., & Gannon, T. (2008). Social Perception Deficits, Cognitive Distortions, and Empathy Deficits in Sex Offenders: A Brief Review. Trauma, Violence, & Abuse, 9, 34-55. doi:10.1177/1524838007311104
Keown, K., Gannon, T., & Ward, T. (2008). What were they thinking? An exploration of child sexual offenders' beliefs using a lexical decision task. Psychology, Crime & Law, 14, 317-337. doi:10.1080/10683160701770112
Ward, T., Gannon, T., & Vess, J. (2008). Human Rights, Ethical Principles, and Standards in Forensic Psychology. International Journal Of Offender Therapy And Comparative Criminology, 53, 126-144. doi:10.1177/0306624X07313986
Gannon, T., Rose, M., & Ward, T. (2008). A Descriptive Model of the Offense Process for Female Sexual Offenders. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 20, 352-374. doi:10.1177/1079063208322495
Ward, T., Gannon, T., & Yates, P. (2008). The treatment of offenders. Current practice and new developments with an emphasis on sex offenders. International Review Of Victimology, 125, 183-208.
Keown, K., Gannon, T., & Ward, T. (2008). The effects of visual priming on information processing in child sexual offenders. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 14, 145-159. doi:10.1080/13552600802248114
Gannon, T., Ward, T., & Collie, R. (2007). Cognitive distortions in child molesters: Theoretical and research developments over the last two decades. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 12, 402-416. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2006.09.005
Ward, T., Mann, R., & Gannon, T. (2007). The good lives model of offender rehabilitation: Clinical implications. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 12, 87-107. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2006.03.004
Ward, T., Gannon, T., & Birgden, A. (2007). Human rights and the treatment of sex offenders. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 19, 195-216. doi:10.1007/s11194-007-9053-4
Gannon, T., Keown, K., & Polaschek, D. (2007). Increasing honest responding on cognitive distortions in child molesters: The bogus pipeline revisited. Journal Of Sexual Abuse - A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 19, 5-22. doi:10.1007/s11194-006-9033-0
Gannon, T., Beech, A., & Ward, T. (2007). Does the polygraph lead to better risk prediction for sexual offenders. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 13, 29-44. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2007.08.001
Gannon, T., & Polaschek, D. (2006). Cognitive distortions in child molesters: A re-examination of key theories and research. Clinical Psychology Review, 26, 1000-1019. doi:10.1016/j.cpr.2005.11.010
Gannon, T. (2006). Increasing honest responding on cognitive distortions in child molesters: The bogus pipeline procedure. Journal Of Interpersonal Violence, 21, 358-375. doi:10.1177/0886260505282887
Gannon, T., Wright, D., Beech, A., & Williams, S. (2006). Do child molesters hold distorted beliefs? What does their memory recall tell us? Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 12, 5-18. doi:10.1080/13552600500451655
Ward, T., Gannon, T., & Keown, K. (2006). Beliefs, values, and action: The judgment model of cognitive distortions. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 11, 323-340. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2005.10.003
Ward, T., Vess, J., Collie, R., & Gannon, T. (2006). Risk management or goods promotion: The relationship between approach and avoidance goals in treatment for sex offenders. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 11, 378-393. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2006.01.001
Gannon, T. (2006). Review of the book 'Managing high-risk sex offenders in the community'; Jackie Craissati. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 12, 301-302.
Ward, T., & Gannon, T. (2006). Rehabilitation, etiology, and self-regulation: The comprehensive good lives model of treatment for sexual offenders. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 11, 77-94. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2005.06.001
Gannon, T., & Polaschek, D. (2005). Do child molesters deliberately fake good on cognitive distortion questionnaires? An information processing-based investigation. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 17, 183-200. doi:10.1007/s11194-005-4604-z
Polaschek, D., & Gannon, T. (2004). The implicit theories of rapists: What convicted offenders tell us. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 16, 299-314. doi:10.1023/B:SEBU.0000043325.94302.40
Gannon, T., & Thornton, S. (2000). Deception, self deception, and the measurement of true beliefs in sex offenders. International Journal Of Psychology, 35, 167-168.
Book section
Gannon, T. (2017). Gannon, T. A., & Ward, T. (2017). Cognition, emotion, and motivation: Future directions in sexual offending. In T. A. Gannon & Ward, T. (Eds.), Sexual Offending: Cognition Emotion and Motivation (pp. 127-145). Chichester UK: Wiley. Retrieved from http://eu.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-0470683511.html
Ó Ciardha, C., Tyler, N., & Gannon, T. (2017). Pyromania. In S. Goldstein & DeVries, M. (Eds.), Handbook of DSM-5 Disorders in Children and Adolescents (pp. 529-538). Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-57196-6_27
Tyler, N., & Gannon, T. (2017). Treatment with Firesetters in Secure Settings. In J. L. Ireland, Ireland, C. A., Gredecki, N., & Fisher, M. (Eds.), The Routledge International Handbook of Forensic Psychology in Secure Settings (pp. 103-117). Routledge. Retrieved from https://www.routledge.com/The-Routledge-International-Handbook-of-Forensic-Psychology-in-Secure-Settings/Ireland-Ireland-Fisher-Gredecki/p/book/9781138942578
Cortoni, F., & Gannon, T. (2016). The assessment of female sexual offenders. In D. P. Boer (Ed.), The Wiley Handbook on the Theories, Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Offending (Vol. 2). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.
Cortoni, F., & Gannon, T. (2016). Female sexual offenders. In A. Phenix & Hoberman, H. M. (Eds.), Sexual Offending: Predisposing Antecedents, Assessments and Management (pp. 213-224). Springer.
Cortoni, F., & Gannon, T. (2016). Understanding female sexual offenders. In D. Boer, Ward, T., & Beech, A. R. (Eds.), The Wiley Handbook on the Theories, Assessment, and Treatment of Sexual Offending. Chichester, uk: Wiley-Blackwell.
Ó Ciardha, C., & Gannon, T. (2016). The Cognitive Distortions of Child Abusers: Evaluating Key Theories. In D. Boer, Beech, A. R., & Ward, T. (Eds.), The Wiley Handbook on Theories Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Offending. (pp. 207-222). Chichester, UK: Wily-Blackwell. Retrieved from http://eu.wiley.com/WileyCDA/Section/id-WILEYEUROPE2_SEARCH_RESULT.html?query=wiley%20handbook%20on%20the%20theories%20assessment%20and%20treatment%20of%20sexual%20offending
Gannon, T., Tyler, N., & Dickens, G. (2015). Management and treatment of firesetters in secure care. In G. L. Dickens (Ed.), Handbook of specialist secure mental health. London: RC Publications.
Dickens, G., Doley, R., & Gannon, T. (2015). Where next? Identifying firesetting research priorities. In The psychology of arson: A practical guide to understanding and managing adult deliberate firesetters. (pp. 290-298). London, UK: Taylor & Francis Ltd. Retrieved from https://books.google.co.uk/books?hl=en&lr=&id=DcpgCgAAQBAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PP1&dq=1.%09Doley,+R.,+Dickens,+G.,+%26+Gannon,+T.+A.+(in+press).+The+psychology+of+arson:+A+practical+guide+to+understanding+and+managing+adult+deliberate+firesetters.+Chichester,+UK:+W
Cortoni, F., & Gannon, T. (2015). Female Sexual Offenders: An Overview. In Sexual Offending: Predisposing Antecedents, Assessments and Management (pp. 213-224). New York, USA: Springer-Verlag New York Inc. doi:10.1007/978-1-4939-2416-5
Gannon, T. (2015). Explanations of firesetting: typologies and theories. In R. Doley, Dickens, G. L., & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.), Practical guide to the psychology of firesetting: Understanding managing and treating adult deliberate firesetter. London: Routledge.
Doley, R., Dickens, G., & Gannon, T. (2015). Introduction: Deliberate firesetting: An overview. In R. Doley, Dickens, G. L., & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.), The psychology of arson: A practical guide to understanding and managing adult deliberate firesetters. (pp. 1-9). Chichester, UK: Routledge. Retrieved from https://books.google.co.uk/books?hl=en&lr=&id=DcpgCgAAQBAJ&oi=fnd&pg=PP1&dq=1.%09Doley,+R.,+Dickens,+G.,+%26+Gannon,+T.+A.+(in+press).+The+psychology+of+arson:+A+practical+guide+to+understanding+and+managing+adult+deliberate+firesetters.+Chichester,+UK:+W
Gannon, T. (2014). Treatment of men who have sexually abused adults. In D. T. Wilcox, Garrett, T., & Harkins, L. (Eds.), Sex offender treatment: A case study approach to issues and interventions (pp. 85-104). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781118674352.ch6
Gannon, T. (2014). Female sex offender assessment and management. In P. Taylor, Corleen, K., & Morley, S. (Eds.), A companion to criminal justice, mental health, and risk. the Policy Press.
Cortoni, F., & Gannon, T. (2013). What works with female sexual offenders. In L. A. Craig, Dixon, L., & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.), What works in offender rehabilitation: An evidence based approach to assessment and treatment (pp. 271-284). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
Craig, L., Dixon, L., & Gannon, T. (2013). Introductory preface. In L. A. Craig, Dixon, L., & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.), What Works in Offender Rehabilitation: An Evidence-Based Approach to Assessment and Treatment. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
Wood, J., & Gannon, T. (2012). Introductory preface. In J. L. Wood & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.), Crime and Crime Reduction: The importance of group processes.. Hove, UK: Routledge.
Gannon, T., & Ó Ciardha, C. (2012). Psychological theories related to sexual violence and abuse. In J. L. Postmus (Ed.), Sexual Violence and Abuse: An encyclopedia of prevention, impacts and recovery. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC-CLIO.
Dickens, G., Sugarman, P., & Gannon, T. (2012). Deliberate firesetting: A mental health perspective [Preface]. In G. L. Dickens, Sugarman, P. A., & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.), Firesetting and Mental Health: Theory, Research and Practice. RCPsychoatrists.
Gannon, T., Tyler, N., Barnoux, M., & Pina, A. (2012). Female arsonists and firesetters. In G. L. Dickens, Sugarman, P. A., & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.), Firesetting and Mental Health: Theory, Research and Practice (pp. 126-142). London: RCPsychiatrists.
Gannon, T., Rose, M., & Ward, T. (2012). A descriptive offence process model of female sexual offending. In B. K. Schwartz (Ed.), The sex offender (Vol. 7, pp. 16.1-16.19). Kingston, NJ: Civic Research.
Blake, E., & Gannon, T. (2011). Loneliness in sexual offenders. In S. J. Bevinn (Ed.), Psychology of Loneliness (pp. 49-68). US: Nova Science Publishers Inc.
Cortoni, F., & Gannon, T. (2011). Female sexual offenders. In D. P. Boer, Eher, R., Craig, L. A., Miner, M., & Phafflin, F. (Eds.), International Perspectives on the Assessment and Treatment of Sexual Offenders: Theory, Practice and Research (pp. 35-54). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.
Gannon, T., & Cortoni, F. (2010). Female sexual offenders: Theory, assessment and treatment - an introduction [Editorial]. In T. A. Gannon & Cortoni, F. (Eds.), Female Sexual Offenders: Theory, Assessment, and Treatment.. Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.
Gannon, T., Rose, M., & Cortoni, F. (2010). Developments in female sexual offending and considerations for future research and treatment. In T. A. Gannon & Cortoni, F. (Eds.), Female Sexual Offenders: Theory, Assessment, and Treatment (pp. 181-198). Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.
Gannon, T., Beech, A., & Ward, T. (2009). Risk Assessment and the Polygraph. In D. Wilcox (Ed.), The Use of the Polygraph in Assessing, Treating and Supervising Sex Offenders: A Practitioner's Guide (pp. 129-154). Chichester, UK: Wiley.
Gannon, T., & Ward, T. (2008). Rape: Psychopathology and Theory. In R. Laws & O'Donohue, W. T. (Eds.), Sexual Deviance : Theory, assessment, and treatment (2nd Edition) (pp. 336-355). New York: Guilford Publications.
Collie, R., Ward, T., Gannon, T., & King, L. (2008). Rape assessment. In M. C. Calder (Ed.), Sexual Abuse Assessments (pp. 264-281). United Kingdom: Russell House Publishing Ltd.
Thakker, J., Collie, R., Gannon, T., & Ward, T. (2008). Rape: Assessment and Treatment. In R. Laws & O'Donohue, W. T. (Eds.), Sexual Deviance : Theory, assessment, and treatment (2nd Edition) (pp. 356-383). New York: Guilford Publications.
Wood, J., & Gannon, T. (2008). Preface. In J. L. Wood & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.), Public Opinion and Criminal Justice: Context, Practice and Values (p. xv-xix). Willan.
Williams, S., Gannon, T., Ward, T., & Collie, R. (2008). Child Molester's Cognitive Distortions: A Brief Research Review. In J. P. Tsai (Ed.), Leading Edge Cognitive Disorders Research (pp. 155-168). United States: Nova Science Publishers Inc.
Gannon, T., Gilchrist, E., & Wade, K. (2008). Intrafamilial child and adolescent sexual abuse. In C. Hilarski, Wodarski, J. S., & Feit, M. D. (Eds.), Handbook of social work in child and adolescent sexual abuse (pp. 71-101). New York: Routledge.
Gannon, T., Ward, T., Beech, A., & Fisher, D. (2007). Introduction. In T. A. Gannon, Ward, T., Beech, A. R., & Fisher, D. (Eds.), Aggressive offenders' cognition: Theory research and practice (pp. 1-7). Chichester: John Wiley.
Gannon, T., Ward, T., Beech, A., & Fisher, D. (2007). Preface. In T. A. Gannon, Ward, T., Beech, A. R., & Fisher, D. (Eds.), Aggressive offenders cognition: Theory research and practice. Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.
Ward, T., Keown, K., & Gannon, T. (2007). Cognitive distortions as belief, value and action judgements. In T. A. Gannon, Ward, T., Beech, A. R., & Fisher, D. (Eds.), Aggressive offenders cognition: Theory research and practice (pp. 53-70). Chichester, UK: John Wiley and Sons Ltd.
Gannon, T., & Wood, J. (2007). Child sexual abuse-related cognition: Current Research. In T. A. Gannon, Ward, T., Beech, A. R., & Fisher, D. (Eds.), Aggressive offenders' cognition: Theory research and practice (pp. 71-91). Chichester: John Wiley.
Polaschek, D., Ward, T., & Gannon, T. (2006). Violent sex offenders. In M. C. Hilarski & Wodarski, J. S. (Eds.), Comprehensive mental health practice with sex offenders and their families. Binghamptom, NY: Haworth Press.
Collie, R., Ward, T., & Gannon, T. (2006). Evolutionary Psychology: A way of thinking in psychology. In A. Weatherall, Wilson, M., Harper, D., & McDowell, J. (Eds.), Psychology in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Auckland, NZ: Pearson Education.
Collie, R., Ward, T., & Gannon, T. (2006). The management of sex offenders: Introducing a good lives approach. In R. D. McAnulty & Burnette, M. (Eds.), Sex and Sexuality (pp. 179-206). New York: Praeger Publishers Inc, US.
Gannon, T., Polaschek, D., & Ward, T. (2005). Social cognition and sexual offenders. In M. McMurran & McGuire, J. (Eds.), Social Problem Solving and Offending: Evidence, Evaluation, and Evolution (pp. 223-248). Chichester, United Kingdom: John Wiley and Sons Ltd.
Gannon, T., Ward, T., & Polaschek, D. (2004). Child sexual offenders. In M. Connolly (Ed.), Violence in Society: New Zealand Perspectives (pp. 31-47). Christchurch: Te Awatea Press. Retrieved from http://www.kent.ac.uk/psychology/department/people/gannont/offenders04.pdf
Conference or workshop item
Alleyne, E., Gannon, T., Ó Ciardha, C., & Mozova, K. (2012). The characteristics of female firesetters: Preliminary findings. In European Association of Psychology and Law (EAPL).. Nicosia, Cyprus.
Ó Ciardha, C., & Gannon, T. (2011). The implicit theories of firesetters. In British Psychological Society Division of Forensic Psychology Annual Conference. Portsmouth, UK.
Alleyne, E., Gannon, T., Ó Ciardha, C., & Doley, R. (2011). The Multi-Trajectory Theory of Adult Firesetting (M-TTAF). In BPS Division of Forensic Psychology Conference. Portsmouth, UK.
Alleyne, E., Gannon, T., O'Connor, A., & Wood, J. (2011). The development of the Interest in Child Molestation Scale (ICM-Scale) and the Multiple Perpetrator Rape Interest Scale (M-PRIS). In Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers Annual Conference. Toronto, Canada.
Ó Ciardha, C., Gannon, T., Waugh, G., & Blake, E. (2011). The Offense Period and Modus Operandi of Female Sexual Offenders. In The 30th annual Research and Treatment Conference of the Association for the Treatment of Sexual Abusers. Toronto.
Gannon, T., & Pina, A. (2010). Psychopathology, theory and treatment of firesetting: An overview. In Division of Forensic Psychology Annual Conference. Kent, UK.
Book
Dickens, G., Sugarman, P., & Gannon, T. (2012). Firesetting and Mental Health: Theory, Research and Practice. London: RCPsych Publications.
Edited book
Doley, R. M., Dickens, G. L., & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.). (2015). The Psychology of Arson: A Practical Guide to Understanding and Managing Adult Deliberate Firesetters. London: Routledge.
Craig, L., Dixon, L., & Gannon, T. (2013). What Works in Offender Rehabilitation: An Evidence-Based Approach to Assessment and Treatment. (L. A. Craig, Gannon, T. A., & Dixon, L., Eds.). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
Wood, J., & Gannon, T. (2012). Crime and Crime Reduction: The importance of group processes. (J. L. Wood & Gannon, T. A., Eds.). Hove: Routledge.
Gannon, T., & Cortoni, F. (2010). Female Sexual Offenders: Theory, Assessment, and Treatment. (T. A. Gannon & Cortoni, F., Eds.). Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
Wood, J., & Gannon, T. (2008). Public Opinion and Criminal Justice: Context, Practice and Values. (J. L. Wood & Gannon, T. A., Eds.). Willan.
Gannon, T., Ward, T., Beech, A., & Fisher, D. (2007). Aggressive offenders cognition: Theory research and practice. (T. A. Gannon, Ward, T., Beech, A. R., & Fisher, D., Eds.). Chichester, UK: John Wiley and Sons Ltd.
Edited journal
Gannon, T. A., & Wood, J. L. (Eds.). (2010). Group Processes and aggression. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 15, 85-151.
Research report (external)
Gannon, T., Wood, J., Pina, A., Vasquez, E., & Fraser, I. (2012). The evaluation of the mandatory polygraph pilot. Ministry of Justice Research Series. Retrieved from https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/217436/evaluation-of-mandatory-polygraph-pilot.pdf
Gannon, T., Wood, J., Pina, A., Vasquez, E., & Fraser, I. (2012). The evaluation of the mandatory polygraph pilot with sexual offenders. Ministry of Justice. Retrieved from https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/217436/evaluation-of-mandatory-polygraph-pilot.pdf
Wood, J., & Gannon, T. (2010). Evaluation of the Mandatory Polygraph. First quarterly report. Ministry of Justice.
Forthcoming
Ó Ciardha, C., Gannon, T., & Ward, T. (2013). The cognitive distortions of child sexual abusers: Evaluating key theories. In A. R. Beech & Ward, T. (Eds.), Theories of sexual offending. Chichester: Wiley-Blackwell.
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