Ma Ángeles Mairena García de la Torre
M. Ángeles Mairena graduated in Psychology in 2003 from the University of Seville and in 2007 she obtained the title of Specialist in Clinical Psychology through the PIR route. She obtained her Ph.D. degree in 2013 from the Autonomous University of Madrid.
Between 2007 and 2009, she spent two years at the University of New York. During this stay, she performed clinical training and worked as a researcher in the field of neurodevelopmental disorders.
Since 2010 she works as a clinical psychologist at the Sant Joan de Déu Hospital in Barcelona, in the pediatric units of Mother-Child Mental Health, Autistic Spectrum Disorder and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. She has specific training in diagnosis and intervention in neurodevelopmental disorders. In addition to assistance work, she collaborates in research projects on issues related to neurodevelopment.
- Mairena García de la Torre MA, Mora-Guitard J, Malinverni L, Padillo-Marin V, Valero L, Hervás A and Pares N A full-body intreractive videogame used as a tool to foster social initiationconducts in children with autism spcetrum disorders RESEARCH IN AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS . 67: 101438.
- Alcover C, Mairena García de la Torre MA, Mezzatesta M, Elias Carbonell N, Díez-Juan M, Balañá G, González-Rodríguez M, Rodríguez-Medina J, Anguera MT and Arias-Pujol E Mixed Methods Approach to Describe Social Interaction During a Group Intervention for Adolescents With Autism Spectrum Disorders. FRONTIERS IN PSYCHOLOGY . 10: 1158-1158.
- Mairena García de la Torre MA, Di Martino A, Domínguez-Martín C, Gómez-Guerrero L, Gioia G, Petkova E and Castellanos FX Low frequency oscillations of response time explain parent ratings of inattention and hyperactivity/impulsivity. EUROPEAN CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY . 21(2): 101-109.