Ernesto Magallón Neri

Ernesto Magallón Neri is a PhD in Clinical and Health Psychology of the University of Barcelona. He is member of the Institute for Brain, Cognition and Behavior (IR3c), and member board of the International Research Group on Psychotherapy (GIP). He is currently a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Personality, Assessment and Psychological Treatment, and professor (Bachelor and Master degree) in the area of psychological assessment with specialization in clinical child and adolescent disorders. His research deals with the evaluation and identification of risk factors of psychopathology in adolescence and the study of different types of victimization and coping in adolescence and the phenomenology of Asperger Syndrome.  Email:


Selected publications


Magallón-Neri, E., De la Fuente J.E., Canalda, G., Forns, M., García, R., González, E., Lara, A., Castro-Fornieles, J. (2014). Neither too much, nor too little. The dilemma of identifying personality pathology in adolescent patients with self-reports. Psychiatry Research, 215, 683-686.

Magallón-Neri, E., González, E., Canalda, G., Forns, M., De la Fuente J.E., García, R., Lara, A. Martínez, E., Vallès, A., Castro-Fornieles, J. (2014). Prevalence and severity of categorical and dimensional personality disorders in adolescents with eating disorders. European Eating Disorders Review, 22(3), 176-184.


Magallón-Neri, E., Forns, M., Canalda, G., De la Fuente J.E., García, R., González, E., Lara, A., Castro-Fornieles, J. (2013). Usefulness of the International Personality Disorder Examination Screening Questionnaire for Borderline and Impulsive personality pathology in adolescents. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 54, 301-308.


Magallón-Neri, E., Díaz, R., Forns, M., Canalda, G., Goti, J., Castro-Fornieles, J. (2012). Subtypes of adolescents with substance use disorders and psychiatric comorbidity using cluster discriminant analysis of MMPI-A profiles. Adicciones, 24(3), 219-227.

Magallón-Neri, E., Canalda, G., De la Fuente J.E., Forns, M., García, R., González, E., Castro-Fornieles, J. (2012).  The influence of personality disorders on the use of mental health services in adolescents with psychiatric disorders. Comprehensive Psychiatry, 53(5), 509-515.