Dr. Rita Mafalda Teixeira

Dra. Rita Teixeira - Pedopsiquiatra

Dr. Rita Mafalda Teixeira

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Portuguese Medical Association
no. 49508

Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist at Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Norte

Family and Systemic Therapist by the Portuguese Society of Family Therapy



She completed her internship in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental – Hospital de São Francisco Xavier in April 2017, with a grade of 19.5.

Since 2015

Training in Systemic and Family Intervention at the Portuguese Family Therapy Society


Training in intervention using the DIR-Floortime model for children with developmental disorders


Postgraduate course in Cognitive-Behavioral Intervention


Postgraduate course in Violence in Children


Postgraduate Course in Childhood and Adolescence Psychopathology

Common year internship at Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Ocidental in 2010.


He graduated in Medicine from the Faculdade de Ciências Médicas de Lisboa in 2009, with a final grade of 16.

Career Summary

Vice-president of the Fiscal Council of ANIPIA (National Association of Interns of Childhood and Adolescence Psychiatry) (2015-2017)

Child psychiatry at Beatriz Ângelo Hospital ensuring outpatient consultation and liaison child psychiatry, where she was also co-responsible for the Community Meetings project (2017-2018)

Child psychiatrist at the University Hospital Center of Northern Lisbon (2018-)

Child psychiatrist in the emergency department teams of Dona Estefânia Hospital (2011-).

Author and co-author of several posters and oral communications presented at medical meetings.