Alexandra Carneiro


Alexandra Manuela Paiva Carneiro is a Visiting Assistant Professor at Faculdade de Educação e Psicologia, Universidade Católica Portuguesa, and an integrated researcher at Centro de Investigação para o Desenvolvimento Humano, Universidade Católica Portuguesa. Currently, she is also coordinator of the Clínica Universitária de Psicologia (CUP).

She holds a PhD in Applied Psychology from School of Psychology, University of Minho, with the thesis Emotional and Behavioral Problems in Preschoolers: Risk Factors and Assessment Issues.

In the last years developed research in the areas of psychological assessment and psychopathology in preschool age children, routine outcome monitoring, and youth social participation.

Scientific areas of activity
  • Psychological assessment in children and adolescents
  • Psychopathology in preschool age children
  • Attachment
  • Routine outcome monitoring with children and adolescents
  • Youth social involvement
Academic CV

Research Centre for Human Development (CEDH)