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Maria Inês Galvão - Clinical Psychologist for Adults in Lisb

Maria Inês Galvão

Clinical Psychologist for Adults

I see the therapeutic relationship as a space to think and feel, accompanied without judgment. In sessions, it's an essential ingredient to balance between understanding and challenging, vulnerability and safety.

Professional Experience

  • Clinical Psychologist
  • Clinical Psychologist Intern (Curricular and Professional - 2015/2018) at Psinove - Inovamos a Psicologia
  • Facilitation of training and workshops, in clinical and organizational contexts, on topics such as Self-care and Stress Management, Emotional Regulation, Conflict Management, Interpersonal Communication, and Assertiveness
  • Experience in psychological assessment for recruitment and selection, as well as vocational guidance
  • Media appearances and writing articles for print and online publications

Educational Background

  • Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology, specializing in Cognitive-Behavioral and Integrative Psychotherapy, from the Faculty of Psychology at the University of Lisbon
  • Currently attending a Postgraduate Program in Psychotherapy from the Portuguese Association of Behavioral, Cognitive, and Integrative Therapies (APTCCI)
  • Training in the "Aventura na Cidade" project promoted by ARISCO - Institution for Social and Health Promotion
  • Participation in workshops, seminars, and conferences on topics relevant to clinical practice (e.g., common factors in psychotherapy, therapeutic effectiveness, personality disorders, eating disorders, psychopharmacology, and grief)
  • Certified Trainer by the Institute of Employment and Vocational Training (IEFP)
  • Professional License No. 22628


  • Publication of the scientific article "The Alliance Negotiation Scale: Portuguese Adaptation" (Galvão, M.I., Silva, A. N & Vasco, A. B., 2019) in the journal Research in Psychotherapy: Psychopathology, Process, and Outcome
  • Participation in conferences with presentations related to the topic of negotiating the therapeutic alliance

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