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Nadia Butler

Nadia Butler

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Biography

Nadia Butler works as a research assistant at the Public Health Institute (Violence and Night Life Team). Prior to joining the Institute, Nadia completed an MSc with Distinction in Investigative and Forensic Psychology at the University of Liverpool. She completed her Masters dissertation on sex offenders with learning difficulties’ motivation to engage in treatment and reduce offending behaviour. Nadia also holds a First Class Honours Higher Diploma in Applied Psychology, an MA Criminology, and a BA (Hons) Arts from University College Cork.

Degrees

2014, University of Liverpool, United Kingdom, MSc Investigative and Forensic Psychology
2013, University College Cork, Ireland, HDip Applied Psychology
2011, University College Cork, Ireland, MA Criminology
2010, University College Cork, Ireland, BA Honours Arts

Publications

Journal article

Butler N, Quigg Z, Bates R, Sayle M, Ewart H. 2019. Gambling with Your Health: Associations Between Gambling Problem Severity and Health Risk Behaviours, Health and Wellbeing JOURNAL OF GAMBLING STUDIES, DOI Author Url

Quigg Z, Hughes K, Butler N, Ford K, Canning I, Bellis MA. 2018. Drink Less Enjoy More: effects of a multi-component intervention on improving adherence to, and knowledge of, alcohol legislation in a UK nightlife setting Addiction, 113 :1420-1429 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Bellis MA, Hardcastle K, Ford K, Hughes K, Ashton K, Quigg Z, Butler N. 2017. Does continuous trusted adult support in childhood impart life-course resilience against adverse childhood experiences - a retrospective study on adult health-harming behaviours and mental well-being. BMC Psychiatry, 17 :110-110 DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Burrows S, Butchart A, Butler N, Quigg Z, Bellis M, Mikton C. New WHO Violence Prevention Information System, an interactive knowledge platform of scientific findings on violence Injury Prevention, 24 DOI

Other

Burrows S, Butchart A, Butler N, Quigg Z, Bellis MA, Mikton C. 2018. New WHO Violence Prevention Information System, an interactive knowledge platform of scientific findings on violence INJURY PREVENTION, 24 :155-156 DOI Author Url Public Url

Bellis MA, Hardcastle K, Ford K, Hughes K, Ashton K, Quigg Z, Butler N. 2017. Does continuous trusted adult support in childhood impart life-course resilience against adverse childhood experiences - a retrospective study on adult health-harming behaviours and mental well-being (vol 17, pg 110, 2017) BMC PSYCHIATRY, 17 DOI Author Url

Report

Butler NL, Quigg Z, Burrows S, Butchart A, Mikton C, Hughes K, Bellis MA. 2017. Violence Info methodology Publisher Url Public Url

Quigg Z, Ford KJ, Butler N, Hardcastle K, Hughes K. 2015. Evaluation of the South Wales Know The Score Intervention Evaluation of the South Wales Know The Score Intervention Publisher Url Public Url

McCoy EJ, Butler N, Quigg Z. Evaluation of the Liverpool MARAC Publisher Url

Quigg Z, Ford K, Butler NL, Hardcastle K, Hughes K. Evaluation of the South Wales Know the Score #DrinkLessEnjoyMore intervention (Phase 2) Publisher Url

Ford K, Butler NL, Hughes K, Quigg Z, Bellis MA. Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) in Hertfordshire, Luton and Northamptonshire Publisher Url

Ford K, Quigg Z, Butler NL, Hughes K. The service of alcohol to drunks: Measuring and supporting compliance with the law in Manchester City Centre's nightlife

Butler NL, Quigg ZA, Wallis S, Grey H, Bigland C. Liverpool's Drink Less Enjoy More intervention - Progress monitoring report Publisher Url

Engagement & Impact

Conference presentation:

Evaluation of the Liverpool MARAC, CitySafe Board Meeting, Town Hall, Liverpool, Oral presentation. 2016

Evaluation of the Liverpool Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conference, CitySafe Board, Town Hall, Liverpool, Oral presentation. 2016

Evaluation of the Liverpool Multi-Agency Risk Assessment Conference, Research in Focus: Merseyside Domestic Homicide Review (DHR) Learning Event, Liverpool, Oral presentation. 2015

An Exploratory Cluster Analysis of Motivation to Change in Sex Offenders with Intellectual Difficulties, Division of Forensic Psychology Annual Conference 2015, Manchester, Oral presentation. 2015