Marta Pita

marta.pita@aiddh.pt

Education
PhD in International Relations – FCSH – Faculdade de Ciências Sociais e Humanas – NOVA University of Lisbon(2009-2014);
Master or Arts in Communitary Psychology, ISPA (2006-2009);
Bachelor of Arts in Clinical Psychology, ISPA (2001-2006).

Main Areas of Investigation
Human Rights; International Relations History.

Professional and Academic Experience
President of AIDDH – Association of Research and Development of Human Rights;
Clinical Psychologist of Public Security Police;
Clinical Psychologist – Support Unit Immigrant Victims of Racial or Ethnic – APAV;
Project Technician – Victims in Europe (VinE) – APAV;
Advisor in the elaboration of the book “Psicologia Comunitária”;
Clinical Psychologist – Volunteer – APAV.

Other Projects
Participant in the Project Victims in Europe (VinE), APAV – Associação Portuguesa de Apoio à Vítima (2008-2009).

Publications
“Report Victims in Europe: Implementação da Decisão-Quadro relativa ao estatuto da vítima em Processo Penal dos Estados-Membros da União Europeia”, Lisbon, 2010;
The Construction of a Portuguese On-line Forum for Mutual Help, Programa da II Conferencia Internacional de Psicologia Comunitária, 4 to 6 June 2008, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon;
You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one: Community Psychology students and their ideas, Programme II Conferencia Internacional de Psicologia Comunitária 4 to 6 June 2008, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon;
Levels of community participation and empowerment strategies of elderly people, Programme II Conferencia Internacional de Psicologia Comunitária, 4 to 6 June 2008, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon;
Herstories: The strength of new contexts of advocacy, Programme II Conferencia Internacional de Psicologia Comunitária, 4 to 6 June 2008, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon;
Collaborative research as exemplified by two research projects, Actas da Conferência Feminist Research Methods.

Awards
Honour Mention – Prize 200Inove de 2009 – Associação Portuguesa de Apoio à Vítima.