Speaker

Mariana Gersely Ferraz dos Santos, forensic/clinical psychologist from Brazil

Mariana Gersely Ferraz dos Santos, forensic/clinical psychologist from Brazil

Bio and Qualifications:

Mariana is a Brazilian Psychologist who graduated in 2009 with specialisation in Forensic and Criminal Psychology. Mariana has worked in private practice since her graduation and her theoretical inclination is Psychoanalysis. She also has work experience in Sao Paulo’s Juvenile Detention Centre (Brazil), Rehabilitation Centre for Alcohol and other drugs, forensic private practice, crises intervention programs in the community and lectures & supervision for undergraduates. In Australia, Mariana is studying Master of Education (Special Education). She has also given professional tutorials in higher education settings regarding forensic psychology practise and the prevalence of abuse with clients in forensic settings. She has also contributed her knowledge by peer reviewing articles for colleagues.