Professor Devon L L Polaschek
Qualifications: DipClinPsych Canterbury, PhD Victoria
Devon Polaschek is a clinical psychologist and professor of psychology. Her interests are in causes and prevention strategies for criminal behaviour, and in improving staff effectiveness in the criminal justice system. She is also the Director of the Te Puna Haumaru New Zealand Institute of Security and Crime Science (NZISCS).
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Theory, intervention, intervention evaluation with serious violent and sexual offenders, family violence perpetrators, police bias. I am currently interested in supervising PhDs in the areas of family violence perpetration, and correctional psychology.
My research students are conducting projects on family harm, stalking, hate crime, and on people at high risk of violence and what helps them to live better lives and be less involved in violence and crime.
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