Clinical Director, Psychologist
Effective Member of Portuguese Psychologists, OPP (nº 21873). Member of the Nederlandse Instituut voor Psychologen, NIP (nº 227254).
Clinical experience with patients with Post-traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and family members at the Hospital Militar de Coimbra, Portugal. Clinical experience with elderly patients at Santa Casa de Misericórdia de Coimbra, Portugal. Master’s degree in Clinical Psychology, sub-area of specialisation Psychopathology and Dynamic Psychotherapies, by the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Coimbra, Portugal. Postgraduate in Marriage and Family Therapy.
Complementary Training in Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction and Third Generation Cognitive-Behavioural Psychotherapies, Group Psychotherapies and Psychodrama and Neuropsychological Assessment.
Degree in Psychological Sciences from the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of CoimbraMaster's Degree in Educational, Developmental and Counseling Psychology from the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of CoimbraClinical experience with children with developmental and behavioral problems and disorders acquired through the National Association for Early Intervention.Clinical experience with parents and educators acquired through the National Association for Early Intervention.
Master's degree in Clinical and Health Psychology, sub-area of specialization in Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions in Psychological Disorders and Health, Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences of the University of Coimbra. Clinical experience acquired at the Coimbra Hospital and University Centre - Sobral Cid Hospital. Summer internships in an organizational context (Book in Loop, technological start-up, Pedro Nunes Institute, Coimbra) and in a forensic context (Centre for Community Service Provision of the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences of the University of Coimbra. Participation in a Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) program, Coimbra, Portugal.
Effective Member of the Portuguese Psychologists Order, OPP (Professional card nr. 25605).
Trainee member of the Portuguese Psychologists Order, OPP (trainee member number 130281). Master in Clinical and Health Psychology, sub-area of specialization in Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions in Psychological Disorders and Health, by the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Coimbra (2015).
Effective member of the Portuguese Psychologists, OPP (Professional Certificate No. 21535) and Trainer (CCP No. F666359 / 2018). Internship at the Commission for the Protection of Children and Youth at Risk, at the Psychiatry Service of the Hospital and University Center of Coimbra. She collaborated with the Association ReCriar Caminhos (ONGPD) which supports people with schizophrenia and their caregivers - researcher on the impact of school stress on self-concept and the presence of psychopathological symptoms. Clinical Psychologist and Coordinator of a Socio-Occupational Unit of the Continuing Care Network for Mental Health aimed at people with severe mental illness. Individual Adult Psychotherapy, Couple's Therapy and Family Therapy. Mindfulness and Third Wave Therapies.
PhD in Psychology by the Graduate Program in Psychology at the Federal University of Espírito Santo (PPGP - UFES), and her thesis is mentioned by the Federal Council of Psychology in the Technical References for Psychologist's Performance in Racial Relations. She has worked as a psychosocial coordinator at the Prefeitura Municipal de Vitória in the context of street social assistance - approach to children and adolescents in street situation, psychological assistance, family follow-up and social inclusion of black youth. She has provided psychotherapy and psychological counseling to students, professionals and professors at the Centro Universitário Católica de Vitória. At this same institution she has worked as a professor, internship supervisor, field research and thesis supervisor. Conducts psychological counseling in the Netherlands in the context of private practice since 2019.
DANIELA VENTURA FERNANDES
Effective member of the Portuguese Psychologists Order (professional license nº 22743).
Collaborating member of the Neuropsychology and Cognitive-Behavioral Intervention Research Center, Universidade de Coimbra. Master in Clinical and Health Psychology (subspecialization in Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions in Psychological Disorders and Health) by the Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences, University of Coimbra (2016).
Currently finishing her PhD in Clinical Psychology, in the area of mindful parenting in the postpartum period. She collaborated, as a clinical psychologist, in the Psychological Intervention Unit of the Daniel de Matos Maternity of the Coimbra Hospital and University Center (2017 and 2018). She collaborated in the development of digital interventions (e-health), within the scope of research in perinatal mental health.
Additional training in Third Generation Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapies, namely mindfulness and compassion (e.g., Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction; Mindful Self-Compassion; Teacher Training - Mindful Parenting & Mindful with your Baby) and Group Psychotherapies.
JOANA MARTA SIMÕES
Master's degree in Clinical and Health Psychology - Cognitive-Behavioral Interventions in Psychological Disorders and Health, and a PhD in Clinical Psychology from the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Coimbra. In addition to her academic training, she also works as a researcher at the Research Center in Neuropsychology and Cognitive-Behavioral Intervention at the University of Coimbra. Its main area of study and intervention is Eating Disorders, problems related to body image, mental health and well-being of adolescents and adults.
Manuel Campos Coroa
Master's degree in Medicine from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Coimbra. Specific training internship in the Hospital and University Center of Coimbra. Currently, invited assistant at the Faculty of Medicine, University of Coimbra, in the course unit of Neurosciences and Mental Health. Hospital assistant in Psychiatry at the Hospital and University Center of Coimbra, member of the differentiated consultations of Neurodevelopmental Disorders in Adults and Gerontopsychiatry. Additional training in Cognitive-Behavioral Psychotherapies - third generation , namely ACT (Acceptance and Commitment Therapy).