Clinical team

 

Clinical and Scientific Director

Bernardo Corrêa

Bernardo Barahona Corrêa

 Psychiatrist, Clinical and Scientific Director

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • German

 

Academic Degrees

  • PhD in Medicine, specialized in Psychiatry - Nova Medical School, Faculdade de Ciências Médicas

 

Professional Experience

  • Psychiatrist at Unidade de Internamento de Psiquiatria do Hospital Egas Moniz, Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental
  • Professor at Nova Medical School – Faculdade de Ciências Médicas
  • Consultant at Fundação Champalimaud

 

Bernardo Barahona Corrêa

 Psychiatrist, Clinical and Scientific Director

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • German

 

Academic Degrees

  • PhD in Medicine, specialized in Psychiatry - Nova Medical School, Faculdade de Ciências Médicas

 

Professional Experience

  • Psychiatrist at Unidade de Internamento de Psiquiatria do Hospital Egas Moniz, Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental
  • Professor at Nova Medical School – Faculdade de Ciências Médicas
  • Consultant at Fundação Champalimaud

 

Paediatric Neurology

José Carlos Ferreira

José Carlos Ferreira

Paedriatic Neurologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental and learning disorders
  • Neonatal-onset neurological disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Tuberous sclerosis

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Medicine by the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon (1986)
     

Professional Experience

  • Hospital assistant graduate of Paediatric Neurology at Hospital Egas Moniz, Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental(1999 -)
  • Consultant of Pediatric Neurology of the Centro de Medicina Física e Reabilitação de Alcoitão (2000 -)
  • Cycle of Special Neuropediatrics Studies at the Neurology Unit of the Dona Estefânia Hospital (1996-1998)
  • Medical assistant at the Neuropediatrics Unit of the Center Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne (1996)
  • Complementary Internship of Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics of the Hospital of São Francisco Xavier (1991-1996)
  • President of the College of Neuropediatrics of the Ordem dos Médicos (2012-)
  • Assistant Guest of Neurology of the Faculdade de Ciências Médicas, NOVA Medical School (2014 -)
  • Member of the Portuguese Society of Pediatrics, the Sociedade Portuguesa de Neuropediatria, the European Pediatric Neurology Society, the Sociedade Portuguesa de Doenças Metabólicas and the Liga Portuguesa contra a Epilepsia
  • Member of the European Committee of National Advisors in Pediatric Neurology (CNA) representing Portuguese neuropediatricians (2001 -)
  • Member of the European Training Advisory Board in Pediatric Neurology representing the CNA (2003-2012)
  • Secretary General of the Sociedade Portuguesa de Neuropediatria (2001-2003)
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Southern Regional Delegation of the Liga Portuguesa contra a Epilepsia (2004-2012)
  • Author and co-author of book chapters and articles published in national and international journals and communications at national and international meetings

Pedro Cabral

Pedro Cabral

Paediatric Neurologist

 

Areas of Interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Epilepsy 

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Medicine by the Faculty of Medicine of Lisbon (1975)
  • Specialty in Neurology (1985)
  • Sub-specialty of Pediatric Neurology (1989)
     

Professional Experience

  • Polyclinical Internship and Internship in Internal Medicine, Hospitais Civis de Lisboa (1975-1980)
  • Internship in Neurology, Hospital Egas Moniz, Lisbon (1981 - 1985)
  • Internship in Pediatrics, Sta.Maria Hospital, Lisbon (1985)
  • Assistant Spécialiste in Neuropediatrics (Cliniques Saint Luc, UCL, Brussels, 1987)
  • Pediatric Neurologist at Hospital Dona Estefânia (1991-1999)
  • Pediatric Neurologist at Hospital S. Francisco Xavier (2000-2013)
  • Director of the Department of Neurology, H. Egas Moniz, Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Ocidental (2006-2009)
  • Director of the Department of Neurosciences Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocodental (since 2006)
  • Guest assistant in Neurology, Faculdade de Ciencias Médicas, NOVA Medical School
  • Main researcher in international therapeutic trials of pediatric epileptology
  • President of the Sociedade Portuguesa de Neuropeditria (2001 - 2004)
  • Co-founder, as Pediatric Neurologist, of the "Portuguese Brain Council" and member since 2011

Rita Lopes da Silva

Rita Lopes da Silva

Paedriatic Neurologist, Associate Clinical Director

 

Areas of interest

  • Speech development disorders
  • Behavioural disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Cerebrovascular disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

José Carlos Ferreira

Paedriatic Neurologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental and learning disorders
  • Neonatal-onset neurological disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Tuberous sclerosis

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Medicine by the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon (1986)
     

Professional Experience

  • Hospital assistant graduate of Paediatric Neurology at Hospital Egas Moniz, Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental(1999 -)
  • Consultant of Pediatric Neurology of the Centro de Medicina Física e Reabilitação de Alcoitão (2000 -)
  • Cycle of Special Neuropediatrics Studies at the Neurology Unit of the Dona Estefânia Hospital (1996-1998)
  • Medical assistant at the Neuropediatrics Unit of the Center Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne (1996)
  • Complementary Internship of Pediatrics in the Department of Pediatrics of the Hospital of São Francisco Xavier (1991-1996)
  • President of the College of Neuropediatrics of the Ordem dos Médicos (2012-)
  • Assistant Guest of Neurology of the Faculdade de Ciências Médicas, NOVA Medical School (2014 -)
  • Member of the Portuguese Society of Pediatrics, the Sociedade Portuguesa de Neuropediatria, the European Pediatric Neurology Society, the Sociedade Portuguesa de Doenças Metabólicas and the Liga Portuguesa contra a Epilepsia
  • Member of the European Committee of National Advisors in Pediatric Neurology (CNA) representing Portuguese neuropediatricians (2001 -)
  • Member of the European Training Advisory Board in Pediatric Neurology representing the CNA (2003-2012)
  • Secretary General of the Sociedade Portuguesa de Neuropediatria (2001-2003)
  • Member of the Executive Committee of the Southern Regional Delegation of the Liga Portuguesa contra a Epilepsia (2004-2012)
  • Author and co-author of book chapters and articles published in national and international journals and communications at national and international meetings

Pedro Cabral

Paediatric Neurologist

 

Areas of Interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Epilepsy 

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Medicine by the Faculty of Medicine of Lisbon (1975)
  • Specialty in Neurology (1985)
  • Sub-specialty of Pediatric Neurology (1989)
     

Professional Experience

  • Polyclinical Internship and Internship in Internal Medicine, Hospitais Civis de Lisboa (1975-1980)
  • Internship in Neurology, Hospital Egas Moniz, Lisbon (1981 - 1985)
  • Internship in Pediatrics, Sta.Maria Hospital, Lisbon (1985)
  • Assistant Spécialiste in Neuropediatrics (Cliniques Saint Luc, UCL, Brussels, 1987)
  • Pediatric Neurologist at Hospital Dona Estefânia (1991-1999)
  • Pediatric Neurologist at Hospital S. Francisco Xavier (2000-2013)
  • Director of the Department of Neurology, H. Egas Moniz, Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Ocidental (2006-2009)
  • Director of the Department of Neurosciences Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocodental (since 2006)
  • Guest assistant in Neurology, Faculdade de Ciencias Médicas, NOVA Medical School
  • Main researcher in international therapeutic trials of pediatric epileptology
  • President of the Sociedade Portuguesa de Neuropeditria (2001 - 2004)
  • Co-founder, as Pediatric Neurologist, of the "Portuguese Brain Council" and member since 2011

Rita Lopes da Silva

Paedriatic Neurologist, Associate Clinical Director

 

Areas of interest

  • Speech development disorders
  • Behavioural disorders
  • Epilepsy
  • Cerebrovascular disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Paedriatics

Sílvia Jorge

Sílvia Jorge

Paediatrician

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Intellectual Development Disorder
  • Learning disabilities
  • Speech Disorders
  • ADD/ADHD

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

Sílvia Jorge

Paediatrician

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Intellectual Development Disorder
  • Learning disabilities
  • Speech Disorders
  • ADD/ADHD

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French

Child & Adolescent Psychiatry

Ana Teresa Prata

Ana Teresa Prata

Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist

 

Areas of interest

  • Childhood and Adolescence Mental Health
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish

 

Academic Degrees

  • Integrated Masters degree in Medicine,Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa (2011)
  • Postgraduate in Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics, Institute of Health Sciences, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (2014)
  • Specialist in Child and Adolescencent Psychiatry (2018)

 

Professional Experience

  • General Internship at the Centro Hospitalar de Setúbal (2012)
  • Complementary Internship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Hospital Dona Estefânia, Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Central (2013-2017)
  • Child and Adolescencent Psychiatrist at Dona Estefânia Hospital (since 2018)
  • Child and Adolescencent Psychiatrist at Hospital Beatriz Ângelo (2016-2017)
  • President of the National Association of the Child and Adolescencent Psychiatry Interns (2016-2018)

 

Catarina Cordovil

Catarina Cordovil

Child and Adolescencent Psychiatry

 

Languages

  • Portuguese

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Medicine (2004)
  • Specialist in Child and Adolescencent Psychiatry (2012)
  • Member of Portuguese Society of Family Therapy (2014)

 

Professional Experience

  • Child and Adolescencent Psychiatrist at Hospital Beatriz Ângelo (2012 - 2017)
  • Assistant Pediatrician  of the Psychiatric and Mental Health Service for Childhood and Adolescence at the Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Norte (2018 - )

Fernando Santos

Fernando Santos

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • French
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa - Degree in Medicine (1990)
  • Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa - Specialist Degree in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2000)

 

Professional Experience

  • Medical Intership at Hospital de Santa Maria, Lisboa (1991 - 1992)
  • Intership in Child and Adolescent at Hospital de Dona Estefânia, Lisboa (1996 - 2000)
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at Hôpital Dieu de Lévis (Quebec, Canadá) (2000 - 2003)
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at Hospital Fernando Fonseca, Amadora (2003 - 2007)
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at SAMS (2003 - )
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at CADIn - Centro de Apoio ao Desenvolvimento Infantil (2004 - )
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at Centro de Neurodesenvolvimento e Comportamento da Criança e do Adolescente, do Hospital da Luz (2007 - )
  • Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Services at Hospital Beatriz Ângelo, Loures (2012 - )

 

 

 

Ana Teresa Prata

Child & Adolescent Psychiatrist

 

Areas of interest

  • Childhood and Adolescence Mental Health
  • Anxiety Disorders
  • Mood Disorders
  • Behavioral Disorders
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Gender Dysphoria

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish

 

Academic Degrees

  • Integrated Masters degree in Medicine,Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa (2011)
  • Postgraduate in Neurodevelopmental Pediatrics, Institute of Health Sciences, Universidade Católica Portuguesa (2014)
  • Specialist in Child and Adolescencent Psychiatry (2018)

 

Professional Experience

  • General Internship at the Centro Hospitalar de Setúbal (2012)
  • Complementary Internship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Hospital Dona Estefânia, Centro Hospitalar Lisboa Central (2013-2017)
  • Child and Adolescencent Psychiatrist at Dona Estefânia Hospital (since 2018)
  • Child and Adolescencent Psychiatrist at Hospital Beatriz Ângelo (2016-2017)
  • President of the National Association of the Child and Adolescencent Psychiatry Interns (2016-2018)

 

Catarina Cordovil

Child and Adolescencent Psychiatry

 

Languages

  • Portuguese

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Medicine (2004)
  • Specialist in Child and Adolescencent Psychiatry (2012)
  • Member of Portuguese Society of Family Therapy (2014)

 

Professional Experience

  • Child and Adolescencent Psychiatrist at Hospital Beatriz Ângelo (2012 - 2017)
  • Assistant Pediatrician  of the Psychiatric and Mental Health Service for Childhood and Adolescence at the Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Norte (2018 - )

Fernando Santos

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • French
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa - Degree in Medicine (1990)
  • Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa - Specialist Degree in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (2000)

 

Professional Experience

  • Medical Intership at Hospital de Santa Maria, Lisboa (1991 - 1992)
  • Intership in Child and Adolescent at Hospital de Dona Estefânia, Lisboa (1996 - 2000)
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at Hôpital Dieu de Lévis (Quebec, Canadá) (2000 - 2003)
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at Hospital Fernando Fonseca, Amadora (2003 - 2007)
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at SAMS (2003 - )
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at CADIn - Centro de Apoio ao Desenvolvimento Infantil (2004 - )
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at Centro de Neurodesenvolvimento e Comportamento da Criança e do Adolescente, do Hospital da Luz (2007 - )
  • Director of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Services at Hospital Beatriz Ângelo, Loures (2012 - )

 

 

 

Psychiatry

Bernardo Corrêa

Bernardo Barahona Corrêa

Psychiatrist, Clinical and Scientific Director

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • German

 

Academic Degrees

  • PhD in Medicine, specialized in Psychiatry - Nova Medical School, Faculdade de Ciências Médicas

 

Professional Experience

  • Psychiatrist at Unidade de Internamento de Psiquiatria do Hospital Egas Moniz, Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental
  • Professor at Nova Medical School – Faculdade de Ciências Médicas
  • Consultant at Fundação Champalimaud

Bruno Silva

Bruno Silva

Psychiatrist

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

Master in Medicine at NOVA Medical School
Master of Clinical Neuropsychiatry at the University of Birmingham
Post-graduation in Neuropsychology at the Institute of Health Sciences - Universidade Católica Portuguesa

 

Professional Experience

Psychiatry Intern at Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Central
Invited Assistant at NOVA Medical School
Associate Professor at Escola de Saúde de Alcoitão

 

Bernardo Barahona Corrêa

Psychiatrist, Clinical and Scientific Director

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • German

 

Academic Degrees

  • PhD in Medicine, specialized in Psychiatry - Nova Medical School, Faculdade de Ciências Médicas

 

Professional Experience

  • Psychiatrist at Unidade de Internamento de Psiquiatria do Hospital Egas Moniz, Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental
  • Professor at Nova Medical School – Faculdade de Ciências Médicas
  • Consultant at Fundação Champalimaud

Bruno Silva

Psychiatrist

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

Master in Medicine at NOVA Medical School
Master of Clinical Neuropsychiatry at the University of Birmingham
Post-graduation in Neuropsychology at the Institute of Health Sciences - Universidade Católica Portuguesa

 

Professional Experience

Psychiatry Intern at Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Central
Invited Assistant at NOVA Medical School
Associate Professor at Escola de Saúde de Alcoitão

 

Special Education

Joana Horta

Joana Horta

Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • ADD/ADHD
  • Behavioural disorders
  • Parent training
  • Psychomotor therapy

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Leonor Ribeiro

Leonor Ribeiro

Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Learning disabilities
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Autism spectrum disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Special Education and Rehabilitation (1998-2002)
  • Master'sDegree  in Special Education, specialization in Learning Difficulties (2005-2009)

 

Professional Experience

  • Consutant of the "Solidary: Social Solidarity Project" at Fundação Projovem  (2002-2003)
  • Special Education and Rehabilitation Professional at the Tercena Cultural Association (2003-2004), at CADIn (2003 - ) and at the Clínica Psiquiátrica de São José (2004-2005)
  • Teacher at Escola Superior de Educadores de Infância Maria Ulrich (2009-2010) 
  • Member of the Lisbon Delegation of the Associação Nacional para o Estudo e Intervenção na Sobredotação (ANEIS) (2001-2006)
  • Member and honorary member of the Associação Portuguesa de Pessoas com Dificuldades de Aprendizagem Específicas (APPDAE), since its foundation (2007- )

 

Sílvia Lapa

Sílvia Lapa

Speech Therapist & Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Dyslexia
  • Specific language impairment
  • School Readiness. Assessment

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor in Speech Therapy - Escola Superior de Saúde de Alcoitão
  • Master in Health Management - Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública - Universidade Nova de Lisboa
  • Bachelor in Special Education and Rehabilitation - Faculdade de Motricidade Humana 

 

Professional Experience

  • Special Education Technician at the Department of Special Education of the Agrupamento de Escolas de Alapraia
  • Trainee at the Speech Clinic of Hospital Fernando da Fonseca Hospital 
  • Trainee at the Paediatric Service of Hospital de S. Francisco Xavier 
  • Author and co-author of communications and posters presented at national and international congresses in the area of ​​children's development and special education
  • Author of teaching materials: Safari dos Sons (in collaboration with Majora) and SuperTmatik Quiz Dyslexia and Disortography

 

Sofia Garcia da Silva

Sofia Garcia da Silva

Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Learning disabilities
  • Neurosciences in education
  • Cognitive Stimulation Therapy

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Master in Neuropsychology - Health Sciences Institute of the Portuguese Catholic University
  • Specialization in Special Education - Cognitive and Motor Domain - Faculdade de Motricidade Humana
  • Post-Graduation in Neuroeducation (Neurosciences applied to Education) at Instituto Português de Psicologia
  • Bachelor Degree in Basic Education at Escola Superior de Educação do Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa

 

Professional Experience

  • Collaborator in the study "Executive Functions in Preschool: assessing and intervening early for success at the beginning of schooling", coordinated by the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Health of the Catholic University 
  • Author of the Play and Think to Learn to Memorize Program, a Work Memory Intervention tool adapted to the school context - developed within the scope of the master's thesis in Neuropsychology 
  • Trainee at CADIn under the Master's in Neuropsychology and author of a Program of Study Methods and Habits, aimed at children and young people with deficits of executive functioning
  • Teacher at PaRK International School 
  • Collaborator in the "Eureka" Project - Mathematical Problem Solving Contest - developed by the Escola Superior de Educação do Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa
  • Teacher of Curricular Enrichment Activity (AEC) (2007-2008)

Joana Horta

Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • ADD/ADHD
  • Behavioural disorders
  • Parent training
  • Psychomotor therapy

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Leonor Ribeiro

Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Learning disabilities
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Autism spectrum disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Special Education and Rehabilitation (1998-2002)
  • Master'sDegree  in Special Education, specialization in Learning Difficulties (2005-2009)

 

Professional Experience

  • Consutant of the "Solidary: Social Solidarity Project" at Fundação Projovem  (2002-2003)
  • Special Education and Rehabilitation Professional at the Tercena Cultural Association (2003-2004), at CADIn (2003 - ) and at the Clínica Psiquiátrica de São José (2004-2005)
  • Teacher at Escola Superior de Educadores de Infância Maria Ulrich (2009-2010) 
  • Member of the Lisbon Delegation of the Associação Nacional para o Estudo e Intervenção na Sobredotação (ANEIS) (2001-2006)
  • Member and honorary member of the Associação Portuguesa de Pessoas com Dificuldades de Aprendizagem Específicas (APPDAE), since its foundation (2007- )

 

Sílvia Lapa

Speech Therapist & Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Dyslexia
  • Specific language impairment
  • School Readiness. Assessment

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor in Speech Therapy - Escola Superior de Saúde de Alcoitão
  • Master in Health Management - Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública - Universidade Nova de Lisboa
  • Bachelor in Special Education and Rehabilitation - Faculdade de Motricidade Humana 

 

Professional Experience

  • Special Education Technician at the Department of Special Education of the Agrupamento de Escolas de Alapraia
  • Trainee at the Speech Clinic of Hospital Fernando da Fonseca Hospital 
  • Trainee at the Paediatric Service of Hospital de S. Francisco Xavier 
  • Author and co-author of communications and posters presented at national and international congresses in the area of ​​children's development and special education
  • Author of teaching materials: Safari dos Sons (in collaboration with Majora) and SuperTmatik Quiz Dyslexia and Disortography

 

Sofia Garcia da Silva

Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Learning disabilities
  • Neurosciences in education
  • Cognitive Stimulation Therapy

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Master in Neuropsychology - Health Sciences Institute of the Portuguese Catholic University
  • Specialization in Special Education - Cognitive and Motor Domain - Faculdade de Motricidade Humana
  • Post-Graduation in Neuroeducation (Neurosciences applied to Education) at Instituto Português de Psicologia
  • Bachelor Degree in Basic Education at Escola Superior de Educação do Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa

 

Professional Experience

  • Collaborator in the study "Executive Functions in Preschool: assessing and intervening early for success at the beginning of schooling", coordinated by the Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Health of the Catholic University 
  • Author of the Play and Think to Learn to Memorize Program, a Work Memory Intervention tool adapted to the school context - developed within the scope of the master's thesis in Neuropsychology 
  • Trainee at CADIn under the Master's in Neuropsychology and author of a Program of Study Methods and Habits, aimed at children and young people with deficits of executive functioning
  • Teacher at PaRK International School 
  • Collaborator in the "Eureka" Project - Mathematical Problem Solving Contest - developed by the Escola Superior de Educação do Instituto Politécnico de Lisboa
  • Teacher of Curricular Enrichment Activity (AEC) (2007-2008)

Susana Lúcio

Susana Lúcio

Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

 

Susana Lúcio

Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

 

Neuropsychology

Inês Simão

Inês Simão

Neuropsychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neuropsychology
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Hyperactivity Disorder and Attention Deficit Disorder

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • PhD in Neurosciences - Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa 
  • Post-Graduation in Pediatric Neuroropsychology - Instituto CRIAP 
  • Master in Neuropsychology - Catholic University of Portugal 
  • Bachelor Degree in Psychology - ISPA 

 

Professional Experience

  • Neuropsychologist at the clinic Psychodynamics - Neurotherapy (Neurofeedback with Quantitative Electroencephalogram) and Neuropsychology (evaluation and rehabilitation of children and adults)
  • Neuropsychologist at NeuroClinic clinic
  • Neuropsychologist at the Neuropsychology Service of Hospital Júlio de Matos
  • Neuropsychologist at the Portuguese Red Cross Hospital
  • Junior Psychologist at Centro ABCReal Portugal - Intervention in disorders in Neurodevelopment
  • Trainee at the Neuropsychology Service of the Hospital Fernando Fonseca as part of the master's degree in Neuropsychology 

Luís Ferraz

Luís Ferraz

Neuropsychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neuropsychology
  • Clinical Psychology and Language
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Epilepsy

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English 

 

Academic Degrees

  • Integrated Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology  ISPA (Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada, 2008)
  • 1st year of the Doctoral Program in Psychology of ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (2012)

 

Professional Experience

  • Academic and Professional Internship at the Clinical Psychology Service of the Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa and at the Neuropsychology Unit of the Egas Moniz Hospital (2008; 2013)
  • Neuropsychologist at the Epilepsy Surgery Group of the Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Central (2011-2013)
  • Invited Assisrant at ISCTE-IUL (2013/2014)

 

Ricardo Lopes

Ricardo Lopes

Neuropsychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neuropsychology
  • Cognitive assessment
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Epilepsy

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychological Sciences - Lusophone University of Humanities and Technology (2006)
  • Master's Degree in Psychology, Conselling and Psychotherapy - Lusófona University of Humanities and Technology (2008)
  • Finalist of the Doctoral Degree in Neuropsychology - Faculdade de Psicologia e Ciências da Educação da Universidade de Coimbra (2014)

 

Professional Experience

  • Internship at the Behavioral Cognitive Psychotherapy Unit of the Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa - Hospital Júlio de Matos (2008)
  • Internship at the Clinical Neurophysiology Unit of the Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa - Hospital Júlio de Matos (2008)
  • Neuropsychologist at the Epilepsy Surgery Unit of the Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental (2009-2013)

Inês Simão

Neuropsychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neuropsychology
  • Neurodevelopmental Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Hyperactivity Disorder and Attention Deficit Disorder

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • PhD in Neurosciences - Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa 
  • Post-Graduation in Pediatric Neuroropsychology - Instituto CRIAP 
  • Master in Neuropsychology - Catholic University of Portugal 
  • Bachelor Degree in Psychology - ISPA 

 

Professional Experience

  • Neuropsychologist at the clinic Psychodynamics - Neurotherapy (Neurofeedback with Quantitative Electroencephalogram) and Neuropsychology (evaluation and rehabilitation of children and adults)
  • Neuropsychologist at NeuroClinic clinic
  • Neuropsychologist at the Neuropsychology Service of Hospital Júlio de Matos
  • Neuropsychologist at the Portuguese Red Cross Hospital
  • Junior Psychologist at Centro ABCReal Portugal - Intervention in disorders in Neurodevelopment
  • Trainee at the Neuropsychology Service of the Hospital Fernando Fonseca as part of the master's degree in Neuropsychology 

Luís Ferraz

Neuropsychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neuropsychology
  • Clinical Psychology and Language
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Epilepsy

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English 

 

Academic Degrees

  • Integrated Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology  ISPA (Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada, 2008)
  • 1st year of the Doctoral Program in Psychology of ISCTE-Instituto Universitário de Lisboa (2012)

 

Professional Experience

  • Academic and Professional Internship at the Clinical Psychology Service of the Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa and at the Neuropsychology Unit of the Egas Moniz Hospital (2008; 2013)
  • Neuropsychologist at the Epilepsy Surgery Group of the Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Central (2011-2013)
  • Invited Assisrant at ISCTE-IUL (2013/2014)

 

Ricardo Lopes

Neuropsychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neuropsychology
  • Cognitive assessment
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Epilepsy

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychological Sciences - Lusophone University of Humanities and Technology (2006)
  • Master's Degree in Psychology, Conselling and Psychotherapy - Lusófona University of Humanities and Technology (2008)
  • Finalist of the Doctoral Degree in Neuropsychology - Faculdade de Psicologia e Ciências da Educação da Universidade de Coimbra (2014)

 

Professional Experience

  • Internship at the Behavioral Cognitive Psychotherapy Unit of the Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa - Hospital Júlio de Matos (2008)
  • Internship at the Clinical Neurophysiology Unit of the Centro Hospitalar Psiquiátrico de Lisboa - Hospital Júlio de Matos (2008)
  • Neuropsychologist at the Epilepsy Surgery Unit of the Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental (2009-2013)

Psychology

Ana Gabriela Silva

Ana Gabriela Silva

Clinical Psychologist

 

Languages

  • Portuguese

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Clinical Psychology, ISPA (1996)
  • Masters Degree Clinical Psychology,  ISPA, (2009)
  • Systemic Family Therapy Training, Portuguese Society of Family Therapy (2003)
  • Parental Education, ISPA (Family Children, 2011 & Family Teenage Youth, 2017)
  • Training in Coaching, European School of Coaching (2017)
  • Member of the Ordem dos Psicólogos Portugueses - Specialized in Clinical and Health Psychology

 

Professional Experience

  • Psychologist, SICAD Setúbal - General Directorate for Intervention on Addictive Behaviours and Dependencies (1998- )
  • Private Clinical Practice in Psychology (1997 - )
  • Behavioral  and Pedagogic Training of Trainers
  • Team coach

Anita Ayash

Anita Ayash

Educational Psychologist

 

 

Carmo Cruz

Carmo Cruz

Clinical Psychologist

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish

 

Academic Studies

  • Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada (ISPA), Lisbon, Portugal (www.ispa.pt) - Degree in Clinical Psychology (1983-1991)
  • Hospital Júlio de Matos (HJM), Lisbon, Portugal - Course in Behavioural Therapy (1988)
  • Sociedade Portuguesa de Psicoterapias Breves (SPPB), Lisbon, Portugal (www.sppb.pt) - Course in Psychotherapy (1988-1992)
  • Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada (ISPA), Lisbon, Portugal (www.ispa.pt) - Playtherapy Course (2013)
  • Association of Integrative Sandplay Therapists (AIST), London, UK (sandplaytherapy.com.uk) Certificate in Integrative Sandplay

 

Professional Experience

  • Private practice as a Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapists since 1991/2
  • Worked at the Sociedade Portuguesa de Psicoterapias Breves, Lisbon, Portugal as a psychotherapist (1991-1995).
  • Worked as a school psychologist at Externato “O Cantinho”, Carcavelos, Portugal (1993-2005; 2007-2008).
  • Worked at Espaço para a Saúde da Criança e do Adolescente – ESCA Lisbon, Portugal – a general clinic for children and teenagers (2004-2005; 2007-2008).
  • Worked at Instituto para o Desenvolvimento do Potencial Humano - IDEPH, Lisbon, Portugal (2013-2017)

Carolina Champalimaud

Carolina Champalimaud

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Specific Learning Disabilities - dyslexia and disorder of written expression
  • ADD
  • Anxiety and mood disorders
  • Study Methods
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Vocational and Educational Assessment 

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Ana Gabriela Silva

Clinical Psychologist

 

Languages

  • Portuguese

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Clinical Psychology, ISPA (1996)
  • Masters Degree Clinical Psychology,  ISPA, (2009)
  • Systemic Family Therapy Training, Portuguese Society of Family Therapy (2003)
  • Parental Education, ISPA (Family Children, 2011 & Family Teenage Youth, 2017)
  • Training in Coaching, European School of Coaching (2017)
  • Member of the Ordem dos Psicólogos Portugueses - Specialized in Clinical and Health Psychology

 

Professional Experience

  • Psychologist, SICAD Setúbal - General Directorate for Intervention on Addictive Behaviours and Dependencies (1998- )
  • Private Clinical Practice in Psychology (1997 - )
  • Behavioral  and Pedagogic Training of Trainers
  • Team coach

Anita Ayash

Educational Psychologist

 

 

Carmo Cruz

Clinical Psychologist

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish

 

Academic Studies

  • Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada (ISPA), Lisbon, Portugal (www.ispa.pt) - Degree in Clinical Psychology (1983-1991)
  • Hospital Júlio de Matos (HJM), Lisbon, Portugal - Course in Behavioural Therapy (1988)
  • Sociedade Portuguesa de Psicoterapias Breves (SPPB), Lisbon, Portugal (www.sppb.pt) - Course in Psychotherapy (1988-1992)
  • Instituto Superior de Psicologia Aplicada (ISPA), Lisbon, Portugal (www.ispa.pt) - Playtherapy Course (2013)
  • Association of Integrative Sandplay Therapists (AIST), London, UK (sandplaytherapy.com.uk) Certificate in Integrative Sandplay

 

Professional Experience

  • Private practice as a Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapists since 1991/2
  • Worked at the Sociedade Portuguesa de Psicoterapias Breves, Lisbon, Portugal as a psychotherapist (1991-1995).
  • Worked as a school psychologist at Externato “O Cantinho”, Carcavelos, Portugal (1993-2005; 2007-2008).
  • Worked at Espaço para a Saúde da Criança e do Adolescente – ESCA Lisbon, Portugal – a general clinic for children and teenagers (2004-2005; 2007-2008).
  • Worked at Instituto para o Desenvolvimento do Potencial Humano - IDEPH, Lisbon, Portugal (2013-2017)

Carolina Champalimaud

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Specific Learning Disabilities - dyslexia and disorder of written expression
  • ADD
  • Anxiety and mood disorders
  • Study Methods
  • Sleep Disorders
  • Vocational and Educational Assessment 

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Carolina Viana

Carolina Viana

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • ADD
  • Mood disorders
  • Emotional and behavioral disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

  

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Cognitive-behavioral Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Lisbon (2000)
  • Postgraduate Degree in Counseling and Behavioral and Cognitive Psychotherapy, Portuguese Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (APTCC): Specialization in psychotherapy of children and adolescents (2013)

Professional Experience

  • Intership, Paediatrics Department of the Portuguese Institute of Oncology  (2000)
  • Collaborator of the Masters in Educational Psychology - Self-regulation of Learning, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Lisbon (2006)
  • Professional Internship in Clinical Psychology at CADIn, core of Hyperactivity Disorder and Attention Deficit (2006 - 2007)
  • Clinical psychologist of children and adolescents in the Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Center - CADIn (2007 - 2012)
  • Coordinator of the Center for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders - CADIn (2012 - 2013)
  • Co-coordinator of the School Age Nucleus - CADIn (2013)

Cláudia Eira

Cláudia Eira

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of Interest

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Emotional and Developmental Disorders
  • Assessment and Intervention in Early Childhood and Preschool 

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish

 

Diana Stilwell

Diana Stilwell

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Evaluation and Intervention with Children and Adolescents
  • Autism Spectrum and Intellectual Development Disorders
  • Language and Communication Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Anxiety and Depression Disorders
  • Study Methods and Vocational Guidance

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Integrated Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology  at Faculdade de Psicologia e Ciências da Educação da Universidade de Lisboa (2010)
  • Promotion of Communicative Skills in Children with Autism Training at Escola Superior de Educação Almeida Garret (2013)
  • Makaton Language Training, Makaton Foundation, London (2016)

 

Professional Experience

  • Academic internship at the Child and Adolescent Unit of Hospital de Santa Maria Lisbon (2009).
  • Professor of Positive Psychology at the Universidade Internacional da Terceira Idade (UITI), Lisbon, (2010).
  • Psychological Assessment Assistant at CEGOC-TEA, Psychological Research and Publications, Lisbon (2009 - 2014).
  • Professional Internship in Psychology at the Denise Lester Foundation, Queen Elizabeth's School, Lisbon (2011).
  • Clinical Psychologist at the Denise Lester Foundation, Queen Elizabeth's School, Lisbon (2012-2014).
  • Senior therapist and class leader for children and young adults with Autism at BeyondAutism, Rainbow school in London (2014-2018).
  • Senior therapist for children and young adults with Autism, London (2019).

 

Filipa Tinoco

Filipa Tinoco

Psychologist

 

 

Carolina Viana

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • ADD
  • Mood disorders
  • Emotional and behavioral disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

  

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Cognitive-behavioral Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Lisbon (2000)
  • Postgraduate Degree in Counseling and Behavioral and Cognitive Psychotherapy, Portuguese Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies (APTCC): Specialization in psychotherapy of children and adolescents (2013)

Professional Experience

  • Intership, Paediatrics Department of the Portuguese Institute of Oncology  (2000)
  • Collaborator of the Masters in Educational Psychology - Self-regulation of Learning, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Lisbon (2006)
  • Professional Internship in Clinical Psychology at CADIn, core of Hyperactivity Disorder and Attention Deficit (2006 - 2007)
  • Clinical psychologist of children and adolescents in the Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Center - CADIn (2007 - 2012)
  • Coordinator of the Center for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorders - CADIn (2012 - 2013)
  • Co-coordinator of the School Age Nucleus - CADIn (2013)

Cláudia Eira

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of Interest

  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Emotional and Developmental Disorders
  • Assessment and Intervention in Early Childhood and Preschool 

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish

 

Diana Stilwell

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Evaluation and Intervention with Children and Adolescents
  • Autism Spectrum and Intellectual Development Disorders
  • Language and Communication Disorders
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Anxiety and Depression Disorders
  • Study Methods and Vocational Guidance

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Integrated Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology  at Faculdade de Psicologia e Ciências da Educação da Universidade de Lisboa (2010)
  • Promotion of Communicative Skills in Children with Autism Training at Escola Superior de Educação Almeida Garret (2013)
  • Makaton Language Training, Makaton Foundation, London (2016)

 

Professional Experience

  • Academic internship at the Child and Adolescent Unit of Hospital de Santa Maria Lisbon (2009).
  • Professor of Positive Psychology at the Universidade Internacional da Terceira Idade (UITI), Lisbon, (2010).
  • Psychological Assessment Assistant at CEGOC-TEA, Psychological Research and Publications, Lisbon (2009 - 2014).
  • Professional Internship in Psychology at the Denise Lester Foundation, Queen Elizabeth's School, Lisbon (2011).
  • Clinical Psychologist at the Denise Lester Foundation, Queen Elizabeth's School, Lisbon (2012-2014).
  • Senior therapist and class leader for children and young adults with Autism at BeyondAutism, Rainbow school in London (2014-2018).
  • Senior therapist for children and young adults with Autism, London (2019).

 

Filipa Tinoco

Psychologist

 

 

Júlia Vinhas

Júlia Vinhas

Clinical Psychologist, Coordinator of CADIn Setúbal

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Psychopathology

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Clinical Psychology from the Institute of Applied Psychology - ISPA (1998)
  • Specialization in Child Psychology and Pregnancy and Maternity Psychology
  • Frequency of the master's degree in Health Psychology at the Institute of Applied Psychology - ISPA (1998-1999)

 

Professional Experience

  • Internship in Psychology, APPACDM, Setúbal (1998)
  • Professional internship in the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, S. Bernardo Hospital, Setúbal (1999)
  • Clinical Psychologist at the Portuguese Youth Institute (2000-2002)
  • Clinical Psychologist at the Bonfim Health Center (2000-2008)
  • Co-founder of the EPIF - Multidisciplinary Team for Intervention in the Family (2007)
  • Clinical Psychologist of the Setúbal Sub-region of Health in the project CAD - Center for Counseling Early Detection of HIV Infection (2002-2008)
  • Clinical Psychologist and coordinator of the Psychology and Guidance Service of St. Peter's School, Palmela (2008-2010)
  • Clinical Psychologist at CADIn, Setúbal and Cascais (2011-2012)
  • Coordinator of CADIn Setúbal (2012 - )
  • Member of the Portuguese Psychologists Association

Magda Alves

Magda Alves

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Tourette syndrome
  • Emotional disorders
  • Sleep disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Rita Branco

Rita Branco

Educational Psychologist

 

 

Areas of interest

  • Psychological and psychopedagogical evaluation and intervention with children and young people of school age and preschool
  • Specific learning disorders (dyslexia, dysortography and dyscalculia)
  • Autism Spectrum and intellectual development Disorders 
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Socio-emotional development

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Integrated Master's Degree in Educational Psychology at ISPA (2009)
  • Educational Psychology and Special Educational Needs Professional specialty recognized by the Order of Portuguese Psychologists
  • Frequency of postgraduate training in Cognitive-behavioral Psychotherapy in childhood and adolescence - INSPSIC 2017
  • Trining in PECS - Picture Exchange Communication System (2015)
  • Training in Multiaxial Evaluation of Children and Adolescents - Instituto CRIAP (2014)
  • Vocational Training Course in Early Intervention - ISPA (2010)

 

Professional Experience

  • Educational Psychologist at the Resource Center for Inclusion of C.E.C.D. Mira Sintra
  • Internship at the APERCIM Early Intervention service (2008).

 

Rita Soares

Rita Soares

Clinical Psychologist, Coordinator of CADIn Lisboa

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism Spectrum and Intellectual Development Disorders
  • Psychotherapy
  • Training

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Lisbon (1998)
  • Diplôme D'Études Approfondis (DEA) - Institut Henri Piéron - Université Paris V (completion of the curriculum)
  • Postgraduate Training in Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy of Adults, Portuguese Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy

 

Professional Experience

  • Internship at the Functional Exploration and Neurophysiology Service of the Bretonneau University Hospital in Tours - France (1998-1999)
  • Job Coach of two adults with autism spectrum disorder - Paris (2000-2001)
  • Coordinator of the Ser Criança Program - APPDAutismo Lisboa (2001-2004)
  • Psychologist at the Doferenças Child Development Center  (2003-2005)
  • Coordinator and psychologist at APPDA's Resource Centre for Inclusion  (2004-2015)
  • Pedagogical Director at APPDA  -Lisboa (2014-2017)
  • Special Education Teacher Trainer (ESE João de Deus, ESE Almeida Garrett, Centro Educatis (2008-2017)
  • Trainer - Institute of Psychology and Other Sciences - Post Graduation in Psychotherapy of Children and Adolescents (2015)
  • Psychologist at CADIn (2008 - )
  • Coordinator of CADIn Lisboa (2017- )

 

 

Júlia Vinhas

Clinical Psychologist, Coordinator of CADIn Setúbal

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Psychopathology

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Clinical Psychology from the Institute of Applied Psychology - ISPA (1998)
  • Specialization in Child Psychology and Pregnancy and Maternity Psychology
  • Frequency of the master's degree in Health Psychology at the Institute of Applied Psychology - ISPA (1998-1999)

 

Professional Experience

  • Internship in Psychology, APPACDM, Setúbal (1998)
  • Professional internship in the Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, S. Bernardo Hospital, Setúbal (1999)
  • Clinical Psychologist at the Portuguese Youth Institute (2000-2002)
  • Clinical Psychologist at the Bonfim Health Center (2000-2008)
  • Co-founder of the EPIF - Multidisciplinary Team for Intervention in the Family (2007)
  • Clinical Psychologist of the Setúbal Sub-region of Health in the project CAD - Center for Counseling Early Detection of HIV Infection (2002-2008)
  • Clinical Psychologist and coordinator of the Psychology and Guidance Service of St. Peter's School, Palmela (2008-2010)
  • Clinical Psychologist at CADIn, Setúbal and Cascais (2011-2012)
  • Coordinator of CADIn Setúbal (2012 - )
  • Member of the Portuguese Psychologists Association

Magda Alves

Clinical Psychologist

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
  • Tourette syndrome
  • Emotional disorders
  • Sleep disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Rita Branco

Educational Psychologist

 

 

Areas of interest

  • Psychological and psychopedagogical evaluation and intervention with children and young people of school age and preschool
  • Specific learning disorders (dyslexia, dysortography and dyscalculia)
  • Autism Spectrum and intellectual development Disorders 
  • Attention Deficit Disorder
  • Socio-emotional development

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Integrated Master's Degree in Educational Psychology at ISPA (2009)
  • Educational Psychology and Special Educational Needs Professional specialty recognized by the Order of Portuguese Psychologists
  • Frequency of postgraduate training in Cognitive-behavioral Psychotherapy in childhood and adolescence - INSPSIC 2017
  • Trining in PECS - Picture Exchange Communication System (2015)
  • Training in Multiaxial Evaluation of Children and Adolescents - Instituto CRIAP (2014)
  • Vocational Training Course in Early Intervention - ISPA (2010)

 

Professional Experience

  • Educational Psychologist at the Resource Center for Inclusion of C.E.C.D. Mira Sintra
  • Internship at the APERCIM Early Intervention service (2008).

 

Rita Soares

Clinical Psychologist, Coordinator of CADIn Lisboa

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism Spectrum and Intellectual Development Disorders
  • Psychotherapy
  • Training

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Lisbon (1998)
  • Diplôme D'Études Approfondis (DEA) - Institut Henri Piéron - Université Paris V (completion of the curriculum)
  • Postgraduate Training in Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy of Adults, Portuguese Association of Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy

 

Professional Experience

  • Internship at the Functional Exploration and Neurophysiology Service of the Bretonneau University Hospital in Tours - France (1998-1999)
  • Job Coach of two adults with autism spectrum disorder - Paris (2000-2001)
  • Coordinator of the Ser Criança Program - APPDAutismo Lisboa (2001-2004)
  • Psychologist at the Doferenças Child Development Center  (2003-2005)
  • Coordinator and psychologist at APPDA's Resource Centre for Inclusion  (2004-2015)
  • Pedagogical Director at APPDA  -Lisboa (2014-2017)
  • Special Education Teacher Trainer (ESE João de Deus, ESE Almeida Garrett, Centro Educatis (2008-2017)
  • Trainer - Institute of Psychology and Other Sciences - Post Graduation in Psychotherapy of Children and Adolescents (2015)
  • Psychologist at CADIn (2008 - )
  • Coordinator of CADIn Lisboa (2017- )

 

 

Rui Martins

Rui Martins

Clinical Psychologist

 

 

Sandra Pinho

Sandra Pinho

Clinical Psychologist, Coordinator of CADIn Lisboa

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Personality disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology at Faculdade de Psicologia e Ciências da Educação da Universidade de Lisboa (1998)
  • Postgraduate Degree in Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy of Adults at Associação Portuguesa de  Terapia Comportamental e Cognitiva (2013)

 

Professional Experience

  • Intership at the University Service of Functional Explorations and Neurophysiology in Pedopsychiatry of Prof. Catherine Barthelemy of the Hospital Bretonneau de Tours - France (1999-2000)
  • Educator of a profound non-verbal autistic adult at her home in Tours - France (1999-2000)
  • Clinical Psychologist, Trainer, Coordinator and Training Technician at the Institute of Technological Education of Cascais (2000-2004)
  • Trainer at the Vocational Rehabilitation Center of Alcoitão and at the Sintra Vocational Training Center (2004-2012)
  • Clinical Psychologist at CADIn (2005- )
  • Coordinator of CADIn Cascais (2018- )

Ulrica Lowndes Marques

Ulrica Lowndes Marques

Educational Psychologist

 

Rui Martins

Clinical Psychologist

 

 

Sandra Pinho

Clinical Psychologist, Coordinator of CADIn Lisboa

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Personality disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • French

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Psychology at Faculdade de Psicologia e Ciências da Educação da Universidade de Lisboa (1998)
  • Postgraduate Degree in Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy of Adults at Associação Portuguesa de  Terapia Comportamental e Cognitiva (2013)

 

Professional Experience

  • Intership at the University Service of Functional Explorations and Neurophysiology in Pedopsychiatry of Prof. Catherine Barthelemy of the Hospital Bretonneau de Tours - France (1999-2000)
  • Educator of a profound non-verbal autistic adult at her home in Tours - France (1999-2000)
  • Clinical Psychologist, Trainer, Coordinator and Training Technician at the Institute of Technological Education of Cascais (2000-2004)
  • Trainer at the Vocational Rehabilitation Center of Alcoitão and at the Sintra Vocational Training Center (2004-2012)
  • Clinical Psychologist at CADIn (2005- )
  • Coordinator of CADIn Cascais (2018- )

Ulrica Lowndes Marques

Educational Psychologist

 


Psychomotricity Therapy

Cátia Sacadura

Cátia Sacadura

Psychomotor Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Learning disabilites
  • ADD/ADHD

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Carolina Carneiro

Carolina Carneiro

Psychomotor Therapist

 

 

Cátia Sacadura

Psychomotor Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Learning disabilites
  • ADD/ADHD

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

Carolina Carneiro

Psychomotor Therapist

 

 

Speech Therapy

Alexandre Sargaço

Alexandre Sargaço

Speech Therapist

Ana Rita Gonzalez

Ana Rita Gonzalez

Speech Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Language and Communication Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Specific Language Impairment
  • Articulation Disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Catarina Baleia

Catarina Baleia

Speech Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Communication and Language Disorders
  • Specific Language Disorders
  • Articulation Disorders
  • Child Feeding Disorders (breastfeeding, chewing, introduction of complementary feeding).

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Speech Therapy (2007)

 

Professional Experience

  • Speech Therapist at CRID - Center for Rehabilitation and Integration of the Disabled (2007-2015)
  • Speech Therapist at Alpha-Beta School (2012-2017)
  • Speech Therapist at  Military Hospital (2011-2013)
  • Speech Therapist at Cascais Hospital (since 2013)
  • Breastfeeding Counselor, certified by WHO (since 2017).

Filipa Mendão

Filipa Mendão

Speech Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Speech & Communication Disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish

Alexandre Sargaço

Speech Therapist

Ana Rita Gonzalez

Speech Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Language and Communication Disorders
  • Autism Spectrum Disorders
  • Specific Language Impairment
  • Articulation Disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Catarina Baleia

Speech Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Communication and Language Disorders
  • Specific Language Disorders
  • Articulation Disorders
  • Child Feeding Disorders (breastfeeding, chewing, introduction of complementary feeding).

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Degree in Speech Therapy (2007)

 

Professional Experience

  • Speech Therapist at CRID - Center for Rehabilitation and Integration of the Disabled (2007-2015)
  • Speech Therapist at Alpha-Beta School (2012-2017)
  • Speech Therapist at  Military Hospital (2011-2013)
  • Speech Therapist at Cascais Hospital (since 2013)
  • Breastfeeding Counselor, certified by WHO (since 2017).

Filipa Mendão

Speech Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Speech & Communication Disorders

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English
  • Spanish

Hélia Marques

Hélia Marques

Speech Therapist

Sílvia Lapa

Sílvia Lapa

Speech Therapist & Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Dyslexia
  • Specific Language Impairment
  • School Readiness. Assessment

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor in Speech Therapy - Escola Superior de Saúde de Alcoitão
  • Master in Health Management - Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública - Universidade Nova de Lisboa
  • Bachelor in Special Education and Rehabilitation - Faculdade de Motricidade Humana 

 

Professional Experience

  • Special Education Technician at the Department of Special Education of the Agrupamento de Escolas de Alapraia
  • Trainee at the Speech Clinic of Hospital Fernando da Fonseca Hospital 
  • Trainee at the Paediatric Service of Hospital de S. Francisco Xavier 
  • Author and co-author of communications and posters presented at national and international congresses in the area of ​​children's development and special education
  • Author of teaching materials: Safari dos Sons (in collaboration with Majora) and SuperTmatik Quiz Dyslexia and Disortography

 

Hélia Marques

Speech Therapist

Sílvia Lapa

Speech Therapist & Special Education & Rehabilitation Professional

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • ADD/ADHD
  • Dyslexia
  • Specific Language Impairment
  • School Readiness. Assessment

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor in Speech Therapy - Escola Superior de Saúde de Alcoitão
  • Master in Health Management - Escola Nacional de Saúde Pública - Universidade Nova de Lisboa
  • Bachelor in Special Education and Rehabilitation - Faculdade de Motricidade Humana 

 

Professional Experience

  • Special Education Technician at the Department of Special Education of the Agrupamento de Escolas de Alapraia
  • Trainee at the Speech Clinic of Hospital Fernando da Fonseca Hospital 
  • Trainee at the Paediatric Service of Hospital de S. Francisco Xavier 
  • Author and co-author of communications and posters presented at national and international congresses in the area of ​​children's development and special education
  • Author of teaching materials: Safari dos Sons (in collaboration with Majora) and SuperTmatik Quiz Dyslexia and Disortography

 

Ocupational Therapy

João Cadima

João Cadima

Occupational Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Learning disabilities

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy (2005)
  • Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy, specialization in Sensory Integration (2013)
     

Professional Experience

  • Occupational Therapist at the Pediatric and Developmental Rehabilitation Service of theCentro de Medicina e Reabilitação de Alcoitão (2001-)
  • Invited Professor and Clinical Educator at Escola Superior de Saúde de Alcoitão (2005 - )
  • Invited Professor Escola Superior de Educação Maria Ulrich (2011/2012).
  • Occupational Therapist at Fundação Liga (2005 - 2011) 

 

Sandra Nobre

Sandra Nobre

Occupational Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Sensory processing disorder

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy (2004)
  • Post-Graduate Degree in Sensory Integration (2007)

 

Professional Experience

  • Occupational Therapist at the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service of the Hospital de Santarém (2007-)
  • Occupational Therapist at the Pediatric and Developmental Rehabilitation Service of the Centro de Medicina de Reabilitação de Alcoitão (2004-2007)
  • Invited Assistant Professor at  Escola Superior de Saúde de Leiria  (2016/2017)
  • Clinical Educator at Escola Superior de Saúde de Beja (2014 - )
  • Clinical Educator at  Escola Superior de Saúde de Leiria (2011 - )

 

João Cadima

Occupational Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Learning disabilities

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy (2005)
  • Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy, specialization in Sensory Integration (2013)
     

Professional Experience

  • Occupational Therapist at the Pediatric and Developmental Rehabilitation Service of theCentro de Medicina e Reabilitação de Alcoitão (2001-)
  • Invited Professor and Clinical Educator at Escola Superior de Saúde de Alcoitão (2005 - )
  • Invited Professor Escola Superior de Educação Maria Ulrich (2011/2012).
  • Occupational Therapist at Fundação Liga (2005 - 2011) 

 

Sandra Nobre

Occupational Therapist

 

Areas of interest

  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Autism spectrum disorders
  • Cerebral palsy
  • Sensory processing disorder

 

Languages

  • Portuguese
  • English

 

Academic Degrees

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy (2004)
  • Post-Graduate Degree in Sensory Integration (2007)

 

Professional Experience

  • Occupational Therapist at the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Service of the Hospital de Santarém (2007-)
  • Occupational Therapist at the Pediatric and Developmental Rehabilitation Service of the Centro de Medicina de Reabilitação de Alcoitão (2004-2007)
  • Invited Assistant Professor at  Escola Superior de Saúde de Leiria  (2016/2017)
  • Clinical Educator at Escola Superior de Saúde de Beja (2014 - )
  • Clinical Educator at  Escola Superior de Saúde de Leiria (2011 - )