Brookdale's Tiago Pinto will be answering your questions in our live online Q&A, Wednesday 26 February 2014, 12.30pm (GMT).
Tiago Pinto is a clinical psychologist who graduated in Portugal in 2001. Tiago completed his clinical training in different services such as outpatients units for children with behavioural and mental health problems, adults with addiction problems and adults with enduring mental health problems.
Since moving into the U.K, Tiago established his practice on a variety of settings such as CAMHS, social services, outreach and children's challenging behaviour teams, medium secure hospitals for adults with forensic and acute mental health problems.
Tiago found his specialist field working with children, young people and adults with autism. From up to date diagnostic assessments to adapted treatment programmes, supporting research work, understanding links with comorbidities; Tiago leads a multidisciplinary therapeutic team which aims to excel in understanding and supporting the individual to achieve.
At BrookdaIe Care, in his day to day practice, Tiago comes across females with a mix of other diagnosis, when Autism is the core factor shadowing the presentation. He believes there is still a need to raise more awareness to females with autism and consider therapeutic interventions to improve people's lives and outcomes.
Autism in Women and Girls: Reassessing the Landscape conference on 6 March 2014.
If you have a question for Tiago, join us live on Wednesday 26 February. Alternatively, you can email us in advance with your question. Email Anoushka Pattenden via email@example.com
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Please note: the views expressed by Tiago are personal views and do not necessarily represent the views of Research Autism.