Lígia Gonçalves Silva

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"I believe that we depend on what surrounds us to be who we are. Thus, the focus of my intervention is on how we relate to the world: family, friends, work, country.


Regardless of the form - individual, couple or family - privilege to share and seek combined solutions, without judgment, with a view to promoting personal development and autonomy, enhancing well-being and quality of life."

Areas of intervention:

Anxiety, Depression, Couple Therapy, Clinical Sexology, Parenting, Relationships, Migrants

Appointments in Portuguese and English


  • Member of the Portuguese Order of Psychologists nº 23774

  • Member of the Nederlands Instituut van Psychologen, Netherlands

  • Master in Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences, University of Coimbra

  • Postgraduate in Couple Therapy, Portuguese Institute of Psychology

  • Postgraduate in Clinical Sexology, Portuguese Institute of Psychology

  • Additional training in Systemic and Family Intervention (in training), Portuguese Society of Family Therapy

  • Private clinical experience with expatriates in Amsterdam

  • Clinical experience in institutional context with young people and adults

  • Behavioral trainer

  • Development and implementation of programs to promote parenting skills