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Ana Carvalheira

Ana Carvalheira (PhD University of Salamanca, 2006) is Assistant Professor at Department of Clinical Psychology, ISPA – University Institute, Lisbon, Portugal. Researcher at William James Center for Research, ISPA – University Institute). Ana Carvalheira’s research interests are shaped by her clinical work as a sexologist. She is interested in studying psychological and socio-cultural correlates of sexual health in the population of adults and older adults. Specific lines of research focus on (1) Female and male sexual response, particularly on sexual desire/arousal, (2) Female and male sexual dysfunctions, (3) the development and testing of mindfulness-based and psychological treatments for women’s sexual problems