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Catarina Sousa

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Catarina Sousa



  • Psychology

Principais áreas de interesse

  • Palliative care, neurodegenerative diseases, functional neurological disease, adjustment disorders, anxiety and mood disorders, psychogerontology, psychological intervention in adaptation to the diagnosis of chronic illness (patient and caregiver), prolonged grief.

Formação académica

  • Degree in Psychology, specializing in Clinical and Health Psychology from Universidade Lusófona.
  • Master’s degree in Health Psychology from Instituto Superior de Psicologia Avançada (ISPA).
  • Specialization in Clinical and Health Psychology, Neuropsychology, Occupational Health Psychology accredited by the Portuguese Order of Psychologists.
  • PhD in Neuroscience from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Lisbon.

Resumo da atividade Científica

  • Researcher at the Clinical Pharmacology Laboratory of the João Lobo Antunes Institute of Molecular Medicine (Joaquim Ferreira Lab).
  • 5 Scientific articles published in indexed journals.

Atividade Académica

  • Supervisor of professional internships / junior professional year promoted by the Portuguese Order of Psychologists.
  • Supervisor of academic internships promoted by higher education institutions.


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