Hugo is a Portuguese Clinical Psychologist and Counsellor with European Accreditation in Clinical and Health + Educational Psychology. He is also Chartered on Psychological Society of Ireland, Portuguese Psychologists Order and American Psychological Association. Along with his academic path, he also achieved other Post-Graduation qualifications in Health and Safety, Health Psychology, among other qualifications such as Cognitive Behavioural Therapist (CBT), Teacher, Mediator, and Instructors Coordinator.
Hugo has 22 years of experience in Health and Therapeutic Care in several roles and organizations, including Clinical Psychologist and Counsellor, Therapeutic Coordinator, Healthcare services manager and CEO. He worked in several types of target groups as children and adults with disabilities and special needs, special therapeutical care for children and adolescents with Trauma, challenging behaviours, Mental Health, addiction and ID, Adults Mental Health, Children Mental Health, individual, group and family therapy and in several mental health Assessment and Intervention teams and multidisciplinary teams.