Institution: University of Aveiro
Primary Research Interests: Family and ageing, psychoeducational intervention and chronic diseases, intergenerational relationships.
Research activities relating to the ACT™ Assessment approach: I have been involved with EasyCare development from the beginning, within European projects. In addition, I have been involved in the development of Cope Index. We have both instruments validated to Portugal. I have co-authored several papers about both instruments, and supervised PhD thesis and master dissertation using the instruments.