Carla Moleiro

Carla Moleiro is an Associate Professor at the Department of Social Psychology of the School of Social and Human Sciences of ISCTE - Lisbon University Institute, in Portugal. She holds a PhD in Clinical Psychology from the University of California, Santa Barbara, USA. Initially, she specialized in Clinical Psychology at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Lisbon, and as a psychotherapist at the Portuguese Association of Cognitive-Behavioral and Integrative Psychotherapies. She has been developing clinical and research work on promoting well-being among migrant, refugee, ethnic and sexual minority (LGBTQI +) clients. She is currently a researcher at the Center for Psychological Research and Social Intervention (CIS), working on mental health disparities and diversity, as well as clinical skills for individual and cultural diversity. Her work also includes issues of community psychology, ethics, and intervention with vulnerable populations and the protection of at-risk children and youth.