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Dr Magali-Fleur Barnoux

Lecturer in Forensic Psychology and Intellectual and Developmental Disability

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Magali graduated with a BA (Hons) in Psychology and Sociology from the University of Leeds in 2003 and completed an MSc in Forensic Psychology from the School of Psychology at the University of Kent in 2010. In 2015, she was awarded a PhD by the Centre of Research and Education in Forensic Psychology titled "The characteristics and treatment needs of adult male imprisoned fire setters", supervised by Prof Theresa Gannon.

 

Magali's past academic employment includes working on various research projects for the Centre of Research and Education in Forensic Psychology at the University and Forensic Service Lines in the NHS (Research and Development). Magali has been employed by the Tizard Centre since 2013 and worked on several projects researching older adults with learning disabilities, and offenders and ex-offenders with learning disabilities. Since August 2017, Magali has been a Lecturer at the Tizard Centre and is currently working on the MATCH project - an NIHR grant awarded to Prof. Peter Langdon investigating people with Autism detained within hospitals. The project aims to define the population, understand aetiology and improve the care pathways of offenders diagnosed with Autistic Spectrum Disorders.  

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Also view these in the Kent Academic Repository

Article
Forrester-Jones, R. et al. (2017). People with intellectual disabilities at the end of their lives: The case for specialist care? Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities [Online] 30:1138-1150. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jar.12412.
Murphy, G. et al. (2017). Offenders with intellectual disabilities in prison: what happens when they leave? Journal of Intellectual Disability Research [Online] 61:957-968. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jir.12374.
Alexander, R. et al. (2016). Heterogeneity within Autism Spectrum Disorder in Forensic Mental Health: The Introduction of Typologies. Advances in Autism [Online] 2:201-209. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1108/AIA-08-2016-0021.
Gannon, T., Barnoux, M. and Ó Ciardha, C. (2015). A Descriptive Model of the Offence Chain for Imprisoned Adult Male Firesetters (DMAF). Legal and Criminological Psychology [Online] 20:48-67. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/lcrp.12071.
Ó Ciardha, C. et al. (2015). Examining the Psychopathology of Incarcerated Male Firesetters using the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III. Psychology, Crime & Law [Online] 21:606-616. Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/1068316X.2015.1008478.
Barnoux, M., Gannon, T. and Ó Ciardha, C. (2015). A descriptive model of the offence chain for imprisoned adult male firesetters (descriptive model of adult male firesetting). Legal and Criminological Psychology [Online] 20:48-67. Available at: http://doi.org/10.1111/lcrp.12071.
Gannon, T. et al. (2013). Male Imprisoned Firesetters Have Different Characteristics than Other Imprisoned Offenders and Require Specialist Treatment . Psychiatry: Interpersonal and Biological Processes [Online] 76:349-364. Available at: http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/10.1521/psyc.2013.76.4.349?needAccess=true.
Book section
Tyler, N. and Barnoux, M. (2016). Filicide by Fire. in: Doley, R., Dickens, G. L. and Gannon, T. A. eds. The Psychology of Arson: A Practical Guide to Understanding and Managing Deliberate Firesetters. Routledge. Available at: https://www.routledge.com/The-Psychology-of-Arson-A-Practical-Guide-to-Understanding-and-Managing/Doley-Dickens-Gannon/p/book/9780415810692.
Gannon, T. et al. (2012). Female arsonists and firesetters. in: Dickens, G. L., Sugarman, P. A. and Gannon, T. A. eds. Firesetting and Mental Health: Theory, Research and Practice. London: RCPsychiatrists, pp. 126-142.
Conference or workshop item
Murphy, G. et al. (2016). Life after prison for ex-offenders with intellectual disabilities. in: International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities World Congress. Wiley-Blackwell, p. .
Forrester-Jones, R., Barnoux, M. and Twigg, J. (2016). Memories, moments and mannequins: the changing world of learning disability. in: Social Policy Association Annual Conference 2016.
Forrester-Jones, R., Barnoux, M. and Twigg, J. (2016). Clothes and Fashion and people with ID. in: International Association for the Scientific Study of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities World Congress. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 782-782.
Forrester-Jones, R. et al. (2015). Palliative care for People with IDD growing older. in: 14th World Congress of the European Association for Palliative Care.
Forrester-Jones, R., Oliver, D. and Barnoux, M. (2014). People with IDD growing older: the case for specialist palliative care? in: 4th International Association of Scientific Study of Intellectual Disabilities Europe Regional Congress. Wiley-Blackwell, pp. 395-395.
Forrester-Jones, R. et al. (2014). People with IDD growing older: the case for specialist care? in: Seattle Club Conference.
Forrester-Jones, R., Oliver, D. and Barnoux, M. (2013). People with IDD growing older: the case for specialist care: indicative findings. in: Seattle Club Conference.
Internet publication
Hernandez-Castro, J., Boiten, E. and Barnoux, M. (2014). Second Kent Cyber Security Survey [Internet only]. Available at: http://www.kent.ac.uk/news/stories/Cybercrime_survey2/2014.
Total publications in KAR: 17 [See all in KAR]

 

 

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Magali's research interests include:

  • the research and assessment of deliberate firesetting
  • the role of motivation and emotion in offending behaviour
  • sexual and violent offending
  • the psychology of cyber-crime and internet offending
  • learning disabilities and autistic spectrum disorders in offending populations
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As part of her expertise, Magali is able to provide the following consultancy services:

1. ADOS-2 (Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule - version 2) Assessments for Adults (English/French)
2. National Autistic Society SPELL Framework Training (English/French)
3. Court Report Writing for people with IDD in the Criminal Justice System (research expertise only)

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Last Updated: 20/09/2017