Dr. Joana Hissa, PhD

CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY | PSYCHOTHERAPY

Dr. Joana Hissa, PhD

CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY | PSYCHOTHERAPY

Specialities — Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy

Areas of Differentiation:

Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapy;
Child and Adolescent Psychology;
Individual Therapy and Clinical Assessments;
Common Psychological Disorders;
Eating Behavior Diseases.

Languages — Portuguese | English

Academic Education:

PhD in Psychology, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland.;
Master in Mental Health Counseling, New York University, USA;
Diploma in Transdiagnostic Treatment of Eating Disorders, New York, USA.

Professional Activity:

Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist at CMIL – International Medical Clinic of Lisbon, since 2021;
Clinical Psychologist, Global Minds, Cascais, Portugal;
Clinical Psychologist, National Health Service Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS), London, UK;
Clinical Psychologist, Psychotherapy Service for Adults with Severe Psychopathology, National Health Service, London, UK;
Clinical Psychology Internship at St. Joseph’s Adolescent Inpatient Unit, Dublin, Ireland;
Clinical Psychology Internship at the Department of Psycho-Oncology, St. Luke’s Oncology Hospital, Dublin, Ireland;
Psychotherapist at the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia, a division of the Institute of Contemporary Psychotherapy (ICP), New York, USA;
Publication of articles in psychotherapy journals and presentations at international conferences.

Member of:

Ordem dos Psicólogos Portugueses (OPP), Portugal;
Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), Grã-Bretanha;
Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI), Irlanda.

Specialities — Clinical Psychology & Psychotherapy

Areas of Differentiation:

Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapy;
Child and Adolescent Psychology;
Individual Therapy and Clinical Assessments;
Common Psychological Disorders;
Eating Behavior Diseases.

Languages — Portuguese | English

Academic Education:

PhD in Psychology, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland;
Master in Mental Health Counseling, New York University, USA;
Diploma in Transdiagnostic Treatment of Eating Disorders, New York, USA.

Professional Activity:

Clinical Psychologist and Psychotherapist at CMIL – International Medical Clinic of Lisbon, since 2021;
Clinical Psychologist, Global Minds, Cascais, Portugal;
Clinical Psychologist, National Health Service Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS), London, UK;
Clinical Psychologist, Psychotherapy Service for Adults with Severe Psychopathology, National Health Service, London, UK;
Clinical Psychology Internship at St. Joseph’s Adolescent Inpatient Unit, Dublin, Ireland;
Clinical Psychology Internship at the Department of Psycho-Oncology, St. Luke’s Oncology Hospital, Dublin, Ireland;
Psychotherapist at the Center for the Study of Anorexia and Bulimia, a division of the Institute of Contemporary Psychotherapy (ICP), New York, USA;
Publication of articles in psychotherapy journals and presentations at international conferences.

Member of:

Ordem dos Psicólogos Portugueses (OPP), Portugal;
Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC), Grã-Bretanha;
Psychological Society of Ireland (PSI), Irlanda.