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From multimodal programs to a new cognitive–interpersonal approach in the rehabilitation of offenders.
Abstract A considerable amount of meta-analytic research supports the effectiveness of cognitive–behavioral psychoeducational programs in reducing recidivism rates, in youths and adults withExpand
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Esquemas mal-adaptativos precoces: validação do conceito e dos métodos de avaliação
Tese de doutoramento em Psicologia (Psicologia Clinica), apresentada a Fac. de Psicologia e Ciencias da Educacao da Universidade de Coimbra
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Development and Psychometric Properties of the World Health Organization Quality of Life Assessment Instrument (WHOQOL-100) in Portugal
BackgroundAt the beginning of the 1990s, the World Health Organization (WHO) developed a project in order to create a cross-cultural instrument of quality of life assessment: the World HealthExpand
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Child and adolescent psychopathy: A state-of-the-art reflection on the construct and etiological theories
There is a growing interest in the identification of psychopathic traits in infancy and adolescence. This effort will enable the development of predictive models of aggressive and violent behavior,Expand
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The Centrality of Events Scale in Portuguese Adolescents: Validity Evidence Based on Internal Structure and on Relations to Other Variables
We explored the measurement model of the adolescent version of the Centrality of Event Scale and its invariance across community (n = 1,079; 42.8% male), referred for foster care (n = 205; 58.0%Expand
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Psychopathic severity profiles: A latent profile analysis in youth samples with implications for the diagnosis of conduct disorder
The current study aimed to explore the benefits of including a broader set of psychopathic traits (i.e. Grandiose-Manipulative; Callous-Unemotional, Impulsive-Irresponsible traits) to specify ConductExpand
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Scenes for Social Information Processing in Adolescence: Item and factor analytic procedures for psychometric appraisal.
Relatively little is known about measures used to investigate the validity and applications of social information processing theory. The Scenes for Social Information Processing in AdolescenceExpand
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Child and adolescent psychopathy: Assessment issues and treatment needs
Abstract The identification of psychopathic traits in childhood and adolescence is a topic of growing interest for scientific research. The development of models to predict violent behavior, togetherExpand
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The evolutionary roots of psychopathy
Abstract There is a growing interest in the study of psychopathic traits from an evolutionary framework; however, there is a lack of comprehensive reviews regarding this issue. To address this gap inExpand
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Clinical change in anger, shame, and paranoia after a structured cognitive-behavioral group program: Early findings from a randomized trial with male prison inmates
ObjectivesThis study’s main goal was to assess the efficacy of a structured cognitive-behavioral group program, Growing Pro-Social (GPS), in reducing anger, paranoia, and external shame in maleExpand
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