Denisse Revés

Psychologist

Overview

Denisse Revés is a Clinical and Counselling licensed Psychologist since 2010. For the past five years, she has been the Technical Director of the country’s first Clinical, Counselling Psychology an... Denisse Revés is a Clinical and Counselling licensed Psychologist since 2010. For the past five years, she has been the Technical Director of the country’s first Clinical, Counselling Psychology and Hypnotherapy dedicated clinic, in the outskirts of Maputo, Mozambique; she has assisted children, teenagers and adults with cognitive-behavioral therapy, Eriksonian hypnotherapy, family and couple therapy. Two years ago Denisse took the Practitioner module in NeuroLinguistic Programming with InPNL.

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 recently dedicated herself to therapeutic work with autistic children and teenagers.

Denisse has worked for many years at the Coroner’s Office in Maputo –assisting victims of domestic and gender-based violence on a daily basis. Leading the team of psychologists, Denisse’s role consisted of forensic psychological assessments of sexual abused children and teenagers, rape victims and assessment of other crime victims such as human trafficking, neglect, maltreatment and work or sexual exploitation victims - Denisse is the first Mozambican woman with formal training in Criminal and Forensic Psychology.

Besides her experience as a cognitive-behavioral therapist, Denisse has training in Ericksonian hypnosis, family constellations, psychodrama and neurolinguistic programming as Practitioner. Denisse has held many group sessions for parents of autistic children and teenagers.

Denisse was the country Psychologist for Peace Corps volunteers from 2018 until 2020 - the pandemic forced the halt of volunteers work in Mozambique. Denisse did all the short term psychological interventions to the volunteers, managed group sessions in different psychological matters, provided for psychological first aid and assessment upon critical events and made referrals where in acute cases, the volunteers had to medically evacuated.

Denisse lectured Forensic Psychology in local universities and is an active member of the Mozambican Psychology Association. Her research interests include: children’s preparation for court testimony, risk assessment and sexual offenders’ treatment and has developed in collaboration with a Portuguese colleague, an instrument to aid children in the preparation of court testimony.

  • 12 Years of Experience

Expert in

  • Abuse
  • Addictions
  • Anger Management
  • Anxiety
  • Autistic Spectrum
  • Behavioral Health
  • Burnout
  • Confidence
  • Couples Counselling
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Depression
  • Emotional Self-Regulation
  • Existential Crisis
  • Family Counselling
  • Grief
  • Healing Negative Past Emotions
  • Hypnotherapy
  • LGBTQ+ Counselling
  • Low Self-esteem
  • Mood Disorder
  • OCD
  • Panic Attacks
  • Parental Counselling
  • Personality Disorders
  • Phobias
  • Pre-marital Counselling
  • Procrastination
  • PTSD
  • Relationship Issues
  • Self-harm
  • Sexual Assault
  • Sleeping Better
  • Stress Management
  • Suicidal Tendencies
  • Teen Counselling
  • Trauma
  • Work-stress

Speaks 4 Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

Credentials

  • CBT Practitioner
  • Child Psychology (0 - 12)
  • NLP Practitioner

Education

Practitioner INPNL - 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,
Bachelor in Psychology - ISPU 2003

What I'm excited to bring to Fitcy Health members:

I'm excited to be able to share with clients, many of my years of experience in several therapeutic branches, along with multiple approaches. I'm also excited to transmit enthusiasm and motivation to the clients along the therapy. Great and outstanding results may be expected at the end.

Gold Package Therapist

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USD 108 / session

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4 sessions
USD 104 / session
Billed USD 416

Monthly package (4 sessions)

1 single session