Madalena Alarcão


Biography

Madalena Alarcão holds a PhD degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Coimbra and currently is an Associate Professor at Faculty of Psychology and Education Sciences of the same university. She is a family therapist and a supervisory board member of the Portuguese Family Therapy Society. Her research interests and teaching activity are framed around family and the promotion of family well-being. Embracing a systemic approach, she conducts research on issues of parental education, parenting skills, family violence, social networks and the therapeutic process. She lectures in the field of systemic and in the systemic and family intervention, within the Integrated Master's Programme in Psychology (in Clinical Forensic Psychology) and within the interuniversity Doctorate Programme in Psychology, Specialty in Clinical Psychology, Family Psychology and Family Intervention.


Latest Publications

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Relva, Inês Carvalho; Fernandes, Otília Monteiro; Alarcão, Madalena; Graham-Bermann, Sandra; Lopes, Patrícia (2017), "Psychometric Proprieties and Construct Validity of the Brother-Sister Questionnaire in a Sample of Portuguese Adolescents", Journal of Family Violence, 32, 3, 333-340

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Fernandes, Otília Monteiro; Relva, Inês Carvalho; Rocha, Magda; Alarcão, Madalena (2016), "Estudo da validade de construto das Revised Conflict Tactics Scales - Versão Irmãos", Motricidade, 12, 1, 69-82

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Rodrigues, Sofia P.; Sousa, Liliana; Alarcão, Madalena M. (2016), "Financial management in long-term low-income households: comparing perspectives of professionals and families in Portugal", European Journal of Social Work, 19, 6, 977-991

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