Marisa Filipe

Marisa Filipe is a specialist in Clinical and Health Psychology and Neuropsychology. She received a Master’s degree in Clinical and Health Psychology and a Ph.D. degree in Psychology at the University of Porto. Her academic and professional interests have been focused on the understanding of language and executive functions in both typically developing children and clinical populations (e.g., autism and attention deficit hyperactivity disorder). She has published several articles in international journals including Frontiers, Journal of Autism and Developmental Disorders, Reading and Writing, and Speech Communication. She was part of the team of 4 projects funded by the Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT). Marisa has extensive clinical experience working with children and adolescents

Joana Patrícia Pereira de Carvalho

Joana Carvalho (PhD) is an assistant professor of Psychology at Porto University, where she is the principal investigator of the Research Group in Human Sexuality, serving the direction board of the Research Center in Psychology (CPUP). Her main scientific interests relate to the cognitive and emotional factors underpinning sexual dysfunction and hypersexuality, experimental sex research, and sexual violence phenomenon. Carvalho is an associated editor in the Journal of Sexual Medicine and Frontiers in Psychology, and an editorial board member in Sexes. She is currently chairing the Consultation and Guidelines Committee of the International Society of Sexual Medicine, and leading other working groups within the field of clinical and forensic sexology.

Patrícia Pascoal

Clinical Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Psychotherapist Supervisor and Sexual Therapist.
European Doctorate in Clinical Psychology
Co-coordinator of the PhD program in Clinical Psychology, cognitive-behavioral approach (opening 2021)
Deputy Editor in Chief of “Sexual Medicine” (Open Access)
Associate Editor “Frontiers in Psychology in Clinical Settings”
Advisory Board of the World Association of Sexual Health
Vice-chair of the Education Committee of the International Society of Sexual Medicine
Management Committee of the Cost Action: European Sexual Medicine Network
President of the Portuguese Society of Clinical Sexology
Board Member of the Direction of the Portuguese Association of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy