I am a neuropsychologist. I run the Quito Brain and Behavior Lab at Universidad San Francisco de Quito, Ecuador.
Some recent publications:
Pluck G (2015). 'Street children' of Latin America. The Psychologist.
Pluck G, Brooker C, Blizard R, Moran P (2014). Personality disorder in a probation cohort: demographic, substance misuse and forensic characteristics. Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health.
Pluck G, Lee KH & Parks RW (2013). Self-harm and homeless adults. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 34(5), 363-366.
Pluck G, Anderson M, Armstrong M, Armstrong S & Nadkarni A. (2013). Repeat self-harm among children and adolescents referred to a specialist service. Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma, 6 (1), 57-73.
Pluck G, Lekka NP, Sarkar S, Lee KH, Bath PA, Sharif O & Woodruff PWR. (2012). Clinical and neuropsychological aspects of non-fatal self-harm in schizophrenia. European Psychiatry, 28, 344-348.
Pluck G, Lee KH, Rele R, Spence SA, Sarkar S, Lagundoye O & Parks RW (2012). Premorbid and current neuropsychological function in opiate abusers receiving treatment. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 124, 181-184.
Pluck G, Lee KH, David R, Spence SA & Parks RW (2012). Neuropsychological and cognitive performance of homeless adults. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 44(1), 9-15.
Pluck G, Sirdifield C, Brooker C & Moran P (2012). Screening for personality disorder in probationers: validation of the Standardised Assessment of Personality Abbreviated Scale (SAPAS). Personality and Mental Health, 6 (1), 61-68