Doctoral Student in Child Studies – Special Education at UMinho.
Master in Special Education – Early Educational Intervention Branch at UMinho.
Graduated in Speech Therapy by ESTSPorto, works in private practice, Psikontacto – Training and Intervention Center, Clitrofa, clinical, home and school contexts.
Trainer in the areas of Communication, Language and Autism Spectrum Disorders.
Floortime technique, certified by ICDL.
Supervisor for professional and curricular internships.
Professional Training in the scope of Assessment and Intervention Methodologies and Instruments in Autism Spectrum Disorders (SCERTS Model, DIR – Floortime, ABLC, Intensive Interaction, ADOS, ADI-R, Project ImPACT)
Author of articles published in books and magazines, in the field of communication and language and autism spectrum disorders.