Catolica Research Centre for Psychological, Family and Social Wellbeing
Rita Francisco is an Assistant Professor at the School of Human Sciences, Universidade Católica Portuguesa.
She is the Director of Catolica Research Centre for Psychological, Family and Social Wellbeing.
She is a Clinical and Health Psychologist and has a PhD in Psychology (specialization in Family Psychology).
Her current research interests focus on eating disorders, wellbeing and adjustment of adolescents in different social situations, military families, and on the impact of new technologies on family functioning.
She has authored more than 30 peer-reviewed papers and book chapters on the topics above.