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Katie Almondes

Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte - Brazil

Katie Moraes de Almondes is psychologist with Master and Ph.D in Psychobiology at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte.
She has Post-Ph.D at the Federal University of Minas Gerais, Brazil, and University of Salamanca, Spain. Sleep Psychology certified by the Brazilian Sleep Society.
Actually, she is Associate Professor of the Department of Psychology at the Federal University of Rio Grande do Norte, Natal, Brazil and Professor of the Post-Graduate Program in Psychobiology. Coordinator of Sleep Clinic - Ambsono and Coordinator of the Neuropsychology of Aging Service. Coordinator Research Group Applied Neurosciences, Basic Processes and Chronobiology and Research Group Cognitive Neuroscience and Behavioral. Coordinator of the Department of Neuroscience of Sleep Behavior at the Brazilian Sleep Society and President of Brazilian Sleep Society of Rio Grande do Norte. President of Sleep Psychology Commission of the Brazilian Sleep Society. Member of the​​ Brazilian Society of Neuropsychology (SBNp) and President of Brazilian Society of Neuropsychology (SBNp) of the Rio Grande do Norte. Editorial Board of Frontiers in Psychology and Frontiers in Psychiatric (section Psychopathology).
Katie Almondes works with Sleep Neuropsychology, Sleep and Aging, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Virtual Behavioral Cognitive Therapy for Sleep Disorders in adults and elderly, and use of games for intervention for sleep and education.