Commander of the Civil Guard. PhD. in Psychology. Master’s Degree in Forensic Sciences (analysis and investigation of Criminal Behavior) from the UAM.
PhD in Psychology. Professor of the Master’s Degree in Criminal Analysis and Investigation at UDIMA. Master in Forensic Sciences (Analysis and Investigation of Criminal Behavior) by the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Expert in Criminology by the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia.
María José Garrido has extensive experience not only at the operational level but also in the academic field, where she has conducted important research on gender violence or police intervention with minors or people with mental disorders.
María José Garrido is currently a professor at the Centro Superior de Investigaciones de la Defensa Nacional (CESEDEN).
In addition, María José Garrido is the author of one of the best-selling books in Behavior & Law Ediciones: The book “Sobre personas y monstruos. Application of psychology to criminal investigation.”