Helena Catarino

Institution Polytechnic of Leiria

E-mail helena.catarina@ipleiria.pt

ORCID ID 0000-0002-8617-7629

Research Interests: dating and gender violence, eating disorders, palliative care

CV Synopsis
(MD, PhD) has a degree in Nursing (1978), a Master degree in Nursing Sciencies (1994) and post-degree in Children’s Health and Pediatric Nursing (1989), in Bioetics (1996) and Palliative Care (2017). She concluded her PhD in Psychology – New Contexts of Psychological Intervention in Education, Health and Quality of Life (2009). From 1978 to 1985, she was at the Hospital Center of Coimbra – Pediatric Hospital (IBEB) and since 1985 in the Polytechnic of Leiria at the School of Health Sciences (Department of Nursing Sciences).

  • DARE+ (Diabetes + Support given by School Personnel to Children with Type 1 Diabetes)
  • (O)USAR & SER LAÇO BRANCO – Prevention of violence in dating relationships