Ana Martínez Catena

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She is Phd on Psychology, degree in Criminology, and she holds the Master in Forensic Psychology and the Master on Personality and Behavior Research. She is a research member in the GEAV and teaches on Psychology and Criminology degrees. Her PhD Thesis was entitled “Therapeutic change and effectiveness of sex offenders’ psychological treatment” supervised by Dr. Santiago Redondo Illescas. Other research interests are juvenile delinquency and criminal careers and readiness to change. Read more.

David Cuaresma Morales


He is an assistant professor of Criminology and member of the Studies Committee of Criminology at the University of Barcelona, Spain. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Criminology and a PhD in Psychology from the same university. Since 1998, he is a regular lecturer at governmental police and penitentiary training institutions in Catalonia, which also has a track record on teaching on topics related to juvenile and adult crime, criminal careers, criminological theories, public safety and security management. David has led and participated in various research lines about such topics, supported by research projects funded through competitive public calls. Read more.

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Ismael Loinaz


Associate professor of Criminology at the University of Barcelona (UB). Bachelor´s degree and Ph.D. in psychology (University of the Basque Country) and bachelor’s degree in criminology (UB). Teacher in the Master of Forensic and Criminal Psychology of the School of Continuing Education of the UB and in the Master in Criminological and Victimological Intervention of the CRIMINA centre of the Miguel Hernández University. It also takes part in various professional and academic training activities in Latin America. Read more.

Karin Arbach


Dr. Arbach is a behavioral scientist at the National Council of Scientific and Technical Research in Argentina. She is a Chair Professor of Criminal Psychology at the Faculty of Psychology in the National University of Cordoba. Her primary area of expertise is clinical-forensic violence risk assessment in criminal and civil settings. Read more.

Montse Subirana

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I am a research member of the Group of Advanced Studies on Violence at Universitat de Barcelona. I teach Psychological Assessment and Psychology of the Individual Differences at Universitat de Barcelona (Faculty of Psychology), and Psychological Assessment on Language Disorders at the Speech Therapy Degree at UVic-Universitat Central de Catalunya. Read more.