PhD, Department of Social Sciences, Dublin Institute of Technology, 2009
BA (Hons) in Psychology, University College Dublin, 2001
Coping, mental health, child development, youth offending and youth justice.
Feeney, N. & Freeman, S. (2010). What do young people think of the Gardaí? An examination of young people’s attitudes to and experiences of An Garda Síochána. Youth Studies Ireland, 5(1), 3-17.
Freeman, S. & Seymour, M. (2010). ‘Just waiting’: The nature and effect of uncertainty on young people in remand custody in Ireland. Youth Justice, 10(2), 126-142.
Freeman, S. (2008). The experience of young people remanded in custody: A case for bail support and supervision schemes. Irish Probation Journal, 5, 91-102.
Freeman, S. (2007). The life and times of young people on remand: Recommendations for future policy in Ireland in K. Lalor, F. Ryan, M. Seymour & C. Hamilton (Eds.), Young people and crime: Research, Policy and Practice Conference Proceedings (pp. 110-120). Dublin: Centre for Social and Educational Research.
Managing Editor, Irish Journal of Applied Social Studies