Areas of Expertise:
Anxiety (mild to moderate), Anxiety (severe), Depression (mild to moderate), Depression (severe), Suicidal Tendencies, Self-harm, Personality Disorders, Sexual Intimacy issues, Couples counseling, Family counseling, Panic attacks, Addictions, Pre-marital counseling, Trauma, Work-stress, Behavioral health, Crisis Intervention, Eating disorders, Phobias, Hypnotherapy, Grief, Burnout, OCD, Divorce counseling, Relationship Issues, Anger Management, PTSD, Low self esteem
Years of Experience:
English, Portuguese, Spanish & French
Denisse is a clinical and counseling licensed Psychologist since 2010. She has assisted children, teenagers and adults with cognitive-behavioral therapy, Eriksonian hypnotherapy, family and couple therapy. Denisse has also trained in NeuroLinguistic Programming (NLP) with InPNL in Portugal.
Denisse has diagnosed and applied therapy to children with ADHD, DMDD, ODD and learning disabilities. Her work with teenagers consisted mostly in self-regulatory therapy, anxiety, depression, some self-injury and suicide attempts. Denisse has worked extensively with autistic children and teenagers.
Denisse has worked for many years at the Coroner’s Office in her home country, where she leads a team of psychologists in assisting victims of domestic and gender-based violence on a daily basis. Denisse was the first Mozambican woman with formal training in Criminal and Forensic Psychology.
Neuro-linguistic programming (NLP) Practitioner, Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) Practitioner, Psychologist, Psychotherapist, Couple’s therapy, Children’s therapy, Teen’s Therapy, Family therapy; clinical hypnosis
Educational Background & Certifications:
Practitioner In PNL – INPNL 2019 Certificate in Psychodrama – UEM 2017, Certificate in Family and Systems Constellations – Karin Huyssen 2016 Certificate in Ego-state hypnotherapy – SASCH 2015, Certificate in Advanced Ericksonian hypnotherapy – 2015, Certificate in Airline Accident – APMLA 2014, Certificate in Justice Rapid response Workshop – JRR/IICI 2014, Post-graduation in Criminal and Forensic Psychology – ISCS Egas Moniz 2012, Honours in Clinical and Counselling Psychology – A Politecnica 2010, Coaching and Mentoring – Bridging the Gap 2006, Training in HIV/AIDS and Psychological Counselling – ISPU 2006, Certificate in Pharmacological therapy for HIV/AIDS infected patients – ISCTEM 2005, First Aid – SoS 2003, Bachelor in Psychology – ISPU 2003.
What I’m excited to bring to Fitcy Health members:
- Book single session (1 session)
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