Membros Atuais

A nossa equipa é constituída por professores universitários (maioritariamente da FPCE-UC), investigadores com doutoramento, colaboradores externos em diferentes áreas de especialização que incluem a Avaliação Psicológica, a Neuropsicologia, a Psicologia Forense, a Psicogerontologia Clínica, Psicologia do Trabalho e das Organizações, a Reabilitação, a Psicometria, a Estatística e a Linguística Aplicada. A equipa inclui ainda estudantes de graduação e pós-graduação.

O interesse pela Avaliação Psicológica e pela implementação de programas de Investigação sistemáticos de adaptação, desenvolvimento, validação e normalização de instrumentos de avaliação psicológica/neuropsicológica constitui o denominador comum da equipa do PsyAssessmentLab.

O Ensino e a Prática profissional da Avaliação (Neuro)Psicológica são igualmente actividades comuns à maior parte dos membros da equipa do PsyAssessmentLab.

Diretor:

 
Mário R. Simões, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Psychological Assessment
Research Interests: (Neuro)Psychological Assessment: Theory, Adaptation and standardization of instruments for Portuguese population (cognitive functions, personality, symptom validity and response styles including malingering and insufficient effort). Psychological Reports.

Professores da FPCE-UC:

 
Bruno de Sousa, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Statistics
Research Interests: Biostatistics; Psychometric analysis; Statistics applications to health and social sciences; Mathematical modeling; Structured Additive Regression (STAR) Modeling; Statistics in education.
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Cristina Petrucci Albuquerque, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Rehabilitation Psychology
Research Interests: Assessment instruments in learning disabilities, intellectual disabilities and reading/writing.
 
Isabel Alberto, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Psychological Assessment
Research Interests: Child custody assessment; PTSD symptoms assessment; Child abuse/neglect risk assessment. Forensic Psychology.
 
José Pacheco Miguel, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Vocational Orientation
Research Interests: Applying Rasch models to career development variables, personality and motivational variables; Applying CTT models to students’ evaluations of teaching (STE) effectiveness. Psychometrics.
 
José Tomás da Silva, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Vocational Orientation
Research Interests: Applying Rasch models to career development variables, personality and motivational variables; Applying CTT models to students’ evaluations of teaching (STE) effectiveness. Psychometrics.
 
Manuela Vilar, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Psychological Assessment
Research Interests: Quality of life in older adults; Rehabilitation/neuropsychological rehabilitation; Projective techniques. (Neuro)Psychological assessment.
 
Marcelino Pereira, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Rehabilitation Psychology
Research Interests: Assessment of executive functioning in children; Assessment instruments in learning disabilities; Creative thinking assessment.
 
Maria João Seabra Santos, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Psychological Assessment
Research Interests: Preschoolers psychological assessment instruments; Family interventions in preschool children; Efficacy of intervention programs in preschoolers.
 
Paulo Renato Lourenço, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Work and Organizational Psychology
Research Interests: Assessment in team functioning and team effectiveness; Organizational functioning and organizational effectiveness; Individual behavior and attitudes at work.
 
Teresa Rebelo, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Work Psychology
Research Interests: Assessment in team functioning and team effectiveness; Organizational functioning and organizational effectiveness; Individual behavior and attitudes at work.

Investigadores com Doutoramento

 
Ana Filipa Lopes, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Neuropsychology
Research Interests: Neuropsychological assessment of children and adolescents in clinical pediatric neurology (namely, epilepsy, neurofibromatosis type I, traumatic brain injury).
 
Inês Saraiva Ferreira, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Neuropsychology
Research Interests: Construction, adaptation and validation of neurocognitive tests, namely computer-based screening tests for young and older adults; fitness to drive assessment studies, including psychological and on-road performance.
 
Lara Alves, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Neuropsychology
Research Interests: Premorbid intelligence; Neuropsychological assessment.
 
Liliana B. Sousa, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Forensic Psychology
Research Interests: Adults/older adults functional assessment and capacity assessment procedures in forensic settings; Cognitive screening; Social desirability and insufficient effort test development, validation and normalization.
 
Octávio Moura, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Neuropsychology
Research Interests: Child's neurocognitive assessment; Psychometrics; Neurodevelopmental disorders, namely learning disabilities, attention deficit, hyperactivity disorder.
 
Pedro Armelim Almiro, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Psychological Assessment
Research Interests: Construction, adaptation and validation of psychological assessment instruments; Rasch model; Personality assessment and related constructs; Individual differences.
 
Raquel Lemos, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Neuropsychology
Research Interests: Neuropsychological assessment; Memory; Cognitive impairment.
 
Sandra Freitas, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Neuropsychology; PosDoc student.
Research Interests: Neuropsychological assessment tool; Estimation of incidence of cognitive decline in Portugal; Validation studies of a cognitive training platform, risk and protective factors of cognitive aging; Metal toxicity in neurodegenerative pathogenesis.
 
Sofia Major, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Psychological Assessment
Research Interests: Preschool assessment; Adaptation and standardization of psychological assessment instruments (PKBS-2); Assessment of social skills and behavior problems; Family interventions in preschoolers with behavior problems.
 
Pedro Pechorro,PhD
 
Research Interests: Forensic Psychological Assessment, Psychometrics, Psychopathy, Delinquency, Violence Prevention; Criminal Psychology.

Alunos de Doutoramento

 
Fátima Almeida Curriculum Vitae
PhD Student
Research Interests: Forensic neuropsychological assessment; Personality assessment; Dangerousness assessment; Prediction of criminal and violent recidivism, psychopathy and risk assessment; Criminal profiling; Filicide; Serial crimes.
 
Filipa Júlio Curriculum Vitae
PhD. Student
Research Interests: Neuropsychological and Psychological Assessments; Movement Disorders; Executive Functions.
 
Mauro Paulino Curriculum Vitae
PhD Student
Research Interests: Forensic Psychological Assessment: Personality Assessment Inventory (PAI) validation; Domestic violence; Psychological reports.

Colaboradores

 
Catarina Marques-Costa, MSc Curriculum Vitae
Psychological Assessment
(Neuro)Psychological assessment: Older adults assessment namely, Cognitive screening, Personality, Social desirability, Successful aging, Persepectives of death.
 
Tânia Raquel Salgueiro, MSc Curriculum Vitae
Vocational Orientation
Research Interests: Applying Rasch models to career development variables, personality and motivational variables; Applying CTT models to students’ evaluations of teaching (STE) effectiveness.

Colaboradores Externos

 
Alan Tennant, PhD. Curriculum Vitae
Psychometrics
Research Interests:
 
Cristina Martins, PhD Curriculum Vitae
Applied Linguistic
Research Interests: (Neuro)Psychological assessment instruments: linguistic criteria and resources; psycholinguistics.
 
Gerardo Prieto, PhD Curriculum Vitae
Psychometrics
Research Interests: Psychometrics; Item Response Theory; Rasch Model in (neuro)psychological assessment.
 
Hudson F. Golino, PhD
Psychometrics
Research Interests: Psychometrics; Data mining; Machine learning.