Mar Alvarez Segura
Witnesses of domestic violence
The researcher Mar Álvarez graduated in Medicine in 1999 from the Central University of Barcelona. She completed a psychiatry residency at the Gregorio Marañón Hospital in Madrid. She obtained the Master "Global Mental Health: Trauma and Recovery organized by "The Harvard Program in Refugee Trauma. Massachusetts General Hospital" and the "Institut Superiore di Sanità of the Italian Ministry of Health (November 2006 - May 2007).
She has a Diploma in "Research Methodology: Design and Statistics in Health Sciences" from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (2007-2009). And she completed an Advanced Training and Research Fellowship in Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology Psychiatry from 2009-2012, at Bellevue Hospital Center, New York University.
Since 2014 she is a full professor at the CEU Abat Oliba University, for the subject of Personality Psychology and professor of the master's degree in Neuropsychiatry and Psychology of Children and Adolescents. Module: Reactions in childhood trauma. Autonomous University of Barcelona (2019-2021).
She is also coordinator of the European project SAVE: Support and Treatment of traumatized children after violence, funded by the European Union's Rights, Equality and Citizenship Program 2019-2022.
She is currently part of the TEVI group for attention to witnesses of domestic violence where she studies the impact of violence and how to apply specific therapies for complex trauma.
- Vila-Badia R, del Cacho N, Butjosa Molines A, Serra-Arumí C, Esteban Santjusto M, Abella M, Cuevas-Esteban J, Morelló G, Pardo M, Muñoz Samons D, Group PROFEP and Usall J Prevalence and types of childhood trauma in first episode psychosis patients. Relation with clinical onset variables. JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRIC RESEARCH . 146: 102-108.
- Calderon-Mediavilla M, Vila-Badia R, Dolz M, Butjosa Molines A, Barajas A, del Cacho N, Sánchez Fernández B, Pardo M, Baños I, Usall J, Ochoa S, GENIPE Group and PROFEP Group Depressive symptoms and their relationship with negative and other psychotic symptoms in early onset psychosis. EUROPEAN CHILD & ADOLESCENT PSYCHIATRY . 30(9): 1383-1390.
- Lacasa F, Alvarez Segura M, Navarro M, Richart M, San L and Ortiz E Emotion regulation group therapy and development of interpersonal grup therapy for children and adolescents witnessing domestic violence: a preliminary uncontrolled trial. Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma . : .