Steven Gillespie completed both his undergraduate studies and his PhD, under the supervision of Dr Ian Mitchell and Prof. Anthony Beech, in the School of Psychology, University of Birmingham. Steven has recently taken up the post of research fellow in the School of Psychology.
Gillespie, S. M., McCleery, J. P., & Oberman, L. M. (2014). Spontaneous versus deliberate vicarious representations: Different routes to empathy in psychopathy and autism. Brain, 137, e272.
Beech, A. R. & Gillespie, S. M. (2014). The understanding and treatment of sexual offenders in the 21st Century: A neurobiological perspective. Monatsschrift für Kriminologie und Strafrechtsreform, 97, 78-84.
Gillespie, S. M., Mitchell, I. J., Johnson, I., Dawson, E., & Beech, A. R. (2013). Exaggerated intergroup bias in economical decision making games: Differential effects of primary and secondary psychopathic traits. PloS one, 8(8), e69565.
Gillespie, S. M., Mitchell, I. J., Fisher, D., & Beech, A. R. (2012). Treating disturbed emotional regulation in sexual offenders: The potential applications of mindful self-regulation and controlled breathing techniques. Aggression and Violent Behavior, 17(4), 333-343.