Nova Via Therapeutic Center team

The Nova Via Therapeutic Center team is multidisciplinary in order to be able to offer a multi-faceted and holistic therapeutic approach.   These include the following functions and people:

Dr. Rodrigo Valido

Name: Dr. Rodrigo Valido

Function: Clinical Director

Profession: Psychiatrist

Psychiatrist, with the missions of organizing and carrying out the psychiatric follow-up of residents as well as the organization and support of drug withdrawal as well as hospitalizations.
Dr. Beatriz da Cunha

Name: Dr. Beatriz da Cunha

Function: Doctor

Profession: General-practicioner

Referral doctor for the medical check-up at the start of therapy as well as for the medical follow-up and support of residents.
Sofia Rebelo

Name: Sofia Rebelo

Function: Therapist

Profession: Psychologist

Responsible for individual and group psychological and psychotherapeutic interventions; participation in the development of treatment plans for residents and organization of therapeutic activities.
Catarina Tudela

Name: Catarina Tudela

Function: Therapist

Profession: Psychotherapist

Responsible for individual and group psychological and psychotherapeutic interventions; participation in the development of treatment plans for residents and organization of therapeutic activities.
Cristina Casimiro

Name: Cristina Casimiro

Function: Therapist

Profession: Psychologist

Responsible for individual and group psychological and psychotherapeutic interventions; participation in the development of treatment plans for residents and organization of therapeutic activities.
Diana Lemos

Name: Diana Lemos

Function: Therapist

Profession: Psychotherapist

Responsible for individual and group psychological and psychotherapeutic interventions; participation in the development of treatment plans for residents and organization of therapeutic activities.
Alvaro Fraga

Name: Alvaro Fraga

Function: Team of instructors

Profession: Monitor

Responsible for individual and group psychological and psychotherapeutic interventions; participation in the development of treatment plans for residents and organization of therapeutic activities.
Tiago Machado

Name: Tiago Machado

Function: Team of instructors

Profession: Monitor

Responsible for individual and group psychological and psychotherapeutic interventions; participation in the development of treatment plans for residents and organization of therapeutic activities.
Junior Pereira

Name: Junior Pereira

Function: Team of instructors

Profession: Monitor

Responsible for individual and group psychological and psychotherapeutic interventions; participation in the development of treatment plans for residents and organization of therapeutic activities.
Rui Pedro

Name: Rui Pedro

Function: Team of instructors

Profession: Monitor

Responsible for individual and group psychological and psychotherapeutic interventions; participation in the development of treatment plans for residents and organization of therapeutic activities.
Diogo Rozeira

Name: Diogo Rozeira

Function: Coach

Profession: Sports coach

Responsible for the physical condition of the group.

External contributor

External contributors are part of the extended Nova Via team to offer workshops and activities in sports, arts, culture, yoga, nutrition and others as well as external collaborations with a dentist and other health professionals to provide necessary care.

Pre- and post-therapy team

A team is available to organize preparations for therapy as well as post-therapy social and professional reintegration.

Supervisor, trainer and external psychotherapist

The Nova Via team works in an active and regular way with a supervisor-trainer-psychotherapist mastering and having a great experience of the psychotherapeutic approach used in the therapeutic center. Likewise, this psychotherapist may be called upon to intervene with the families of client-residents.

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