BSc. in Psychology, Master's in Educational Psychology and PhD in Life Sciences, specializing in Mental Health. Researcher and Project Manager, with over 15 years of practical experience in managing large research projects and their implementation. Researcher in research projects related to health and the environment (GERIA, ENVIRH); Project Manager in the Portuguese Mental Health Survey Initiative, WHY Project and EU-MH in Europe projects, all in the mental health area. All these projects had NMS|FCM-UNL as a partner or promoter.