In 1999 she specialized in Maternal Health and Obstetric Nursing. In 2010, she completed the Master’s in Psychology - specialization in Pedagogical Psychology from the University of Coimbra.
In 2005, she started working at the Nursing School of Coimbra as an Assistant and is now Adjunct Professor at the same School. She is attending the PhD in Nursing Sciences at the Abel Salazar Biomedical Sciences Institute, University of Porto, in the area of parenting and mothers’ concerns in the post-partum period.
Title : A validation study of the mothers’ concern questionnaire (kaitz, 2007) for the Portuguese population
Title : Primiparous mothers’ concerns at the first and sixth month of the postpartum period