Football Innovation UK 2019 Speakers

Tatiana Ferreira

Sport Psychologist - Human Performance Department, Benfica

Tatiana Ferreira, 38 years old. Master of Clinical Psychology (ISPA Lisbon, Portugal), Master of Sports Psychology and Physical Activity (UNED Madrid, Spain), Specialist in Sports Psychology and Psychological Coaching (O.P.P. Portugal). PhD student in the doctoral programme (Sports Sciences) at the University of Porto, Faculty of Sports.
Passionate about sports, works with athletes, coaches and other sport related professionals on their mental skills’ development and optimization. Currently is coordinator Psychology at Sport Lisboa e Benfica, working with Football, Modalities and with the Olympic project Athletes.
Lecturer in UC Sports Coaching on the Masters in Psychological Coaching at INSPsic and guest lecturers at the Psychology of Sport and Physical Activity at ISPA - Instituto Universitário. Also, collaborates regularly with national and international universities.
Worked as a sport and performance psychologist with Surf, Tennis, Skating as well as with CEOS and Musicians on a regular basis.
Among other projects, she worked for two years as a sports psychologist at the CODE JALISCO high performance center in Guadalajara, Mexico, in collaboration with the Mexican Olympic Committee (COM).