About Me

ABOUT ME… – Ivandro Soares Monteiro

· I’m a professional clinical psychologist, practicing in private practice, founder and director of EME Health Clinic.

  • I have a Ph.D in Clinical Psychology from the University of Minho (Portugal), a Certificate of Achievemente (University of Memphis, USA), a  Master’s Degree in Cognitive Sciences from the University of Minho and  licensure degree in Clinical Psychology (Ismai).
  • I work as an external rater/ clinician for an american company for pharmacological studies.
  • I’m an interpersonal psychotherapist certified by the International Society for Interpersonal Psychotherapy, and I’m the fouder of the Portuguese Interpersonal Psychotherapy Academy.
  • I’m a university professor and spent 12 years as professor in a private university (Ismai, Maia, Portugal).
  • My area of expertise is emotions vulnerability, emotional intelligence, time and stress management.
  • I’m also a certified speaker  for courses and workshops (by the Institute of Quality and Formation of Portugal) and a behavior consultant (eg. stress management, emotional intelligence, etc.).
  • I made several specialization courses in the emotion and behavioral area, as well an intensive course of epidemiology and statistical analysis at the Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto.
  • I did some research work with some colleagues from the University of Memphis and Marquette University (because of my PhD research).
  • I’m a member of the American Psychological Association – APA, of the Order of Portuguese Psychologists and of the National Association of Young Enterpreneurs.
  • I’m the founder and manager of ORASI, a company dedicated to promote consultancy and intensive courses with the best speakers we can get, worldwide.
  • My speciality are the emotions and how they help us find our own path. My specialization area over the past 10 years has been the area of emotions, with focus on emotional disorders, within a developmental, interpersonal and with a neuroscience approach. Consequently, my interests have expanded to emotional intelligence and its importance for the personal and professional success.
  • I usually give lectures, workshops and training courses for various professionals, students, businessmen, among others.
  • COURSES/ WORKSHOP SUGGESTIONS: Emotional Intelligence; Time Management; Stress Management; Leadership; Motivation; Public Speaking Skills; Neuro-linguistic Programming; Marketing for Health Professionals, among others.
  • I frequently go to San Paulo and Santos (Brasil – I adore it) and I travel for business and leisure every year: I’ve been in USA (Memphis, New Orleans, Hawaii/Kauai, Salt Lake City), Brazil (Santos, Guarujá, Sao Paulo, Rio de Janeiro, Ilhabela), Holland (Haag), Spain (Salamanca, Vigo, Coruña, Barcelona, Cádiz, Mallorca Island), Italy (Venice, Treviso), France (Paris), England (London, Leicester), China (Hong Kong, Macau), Jamaica (Negril), Cape Verde (Salt Island), Thailand (Bangkok, Ko Samui), Portugal (all the country and Azores Island) and planning many more.
  • I speak and write fluent English (with good accent), Portuguese and I speak spanish too  (which allows me to be a speaker worlwide (where english and spanish are understood such as Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Peru, Venezuela, Chile, Dominican Repulic, etc.) and in the Community of Portuguese Language Countries – Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Sao Tome e Principe, East Timor, Equatorial Guinea, Mauritius and Senegal).
  • I’ve done some work about my PhD Research with several american colleagues (Dr. Robert Neimeyer from Univ. Memphis; Dr. Timothy Melchert from Marquette Univ.; Dr. Scott Stuart from University of Iowa, Ayse Ciftçi from Purdue Univ.) and participated in several congresses and events in USA and Europe.
  • My audiences and students truly appreciate my speeches and I’m very easy-going, sense of humor and enthusiastic in my oral presentations.
  • I am available to participate as a keynote in any conference, lecture, course or workshop, worldwide in my area of interests (Emotional Inteligence, Time Management, Stress Management, Leadership, Motivation, among others
  • I’m available for Online Psychotherapy, consultancy, courses or as a speaker worldwide (in english, portuguese or spanish). If you are interested, contact me.

Speaker/ Lectures/ Moderator

My speciality is in the emotions area and how they help us find our own path. My specialization area since 2000 has been the area of emotions, with focus on emotional disorders, within a developmental, interpersonal and with a neuroscience approach.

Consequently, my interests have expanded to emotional intelligence and its importance for the personal and professional success.

I usually give lectures, workshops and training courses for various professionals, students, businessmen, among others. With almost one thousand clients in private practice since 2000 and with the lecture experience at university and companies, I’m very confident among my area of expertise.I have been asked to contribute as a speaker and facilitator/moderator in a number of environments, mainly scientific events and also media settings, such as radio, tv, newspaper interviews and magazines.She has been described as ?an inspirational speaker who challenges our perceptions and motivates others to inspire?.I moderated several conferences on emotional thematic issues (ex. emotional intelligence, stress & anxiety, etc.) and have been able to draw together participants from highly diverse backgrounds, including academics, policy makers, clinicians and support organisations.I participated in numerous panel debates on issues relating to entrepreneurship and small to medium enterprises (SMEs), as well as being invited as a guest speaker to many prestigious events on a local, national and international basis, providing practical solutions to difficult issues in behavioral area.My audiences and students truly appreciate my speeches and I’m very easy-going, sense of humor and enthusiastic in my oral presentations.I frequently go to San Paulo and Santos (Brasil – I adore it) and I travel for business and leisure every year: I’ve been in USA (Memphis, New Orleans, Hawaii/Kauai, Salt Lake City),  Holland (Haag), Spain (Salamanca, Vigo, Coruña, Barcelona, Cádiz, Mallorca Island), Italy (Venice, Treviso), France (Paris), England (London, Oxford, Leicester), China (Hong Kong, Macau), Jamaica (Negril), Cape Verde (Salt Island), Portugal (all the country and Azores Island) and planning many more.
I speak and write fluent English (with good US accent), Portuguese and I speak spanish too  (which allows me to be a speaker worlwide (where english and spanish are understood such as Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Peru, Venezuela, Chile, Dominican Repulic, etc.) and in the Community of Portuguese Language Countries – Portugal, Brazil, Angola, Mozambique, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau, Sao Tome e Principe, East Timor, Equatorial Guinea, Mauritius and Senegal).

I’ve done part of my work about my Phd Research with several american colleagues (Dr. Robert Neimeyer from Univ. Memphis; Dr. Timothy Melchert from Marquette Univ.; Dr. Scott Stuart from University of Iowa, Ayse Ciftçi from Purdue Univ.) and participated in several congresses and events in USA and Europe.
COURSES/ WORKSHOP SUGGESTIONS:– Emotional Intelligence- Time Management- Stress Management- Depression &/or Anxiety- Leadership- Motivation- Public Speaking Skills- Neurolinguistic Programming- Marketing for Health Professionals- among othersI am available to participate as a keynote or speaker in any conference, lecture, course or workshop, worldwide in my area of interests.For this purpose, please send your proposal with the subject you need to: drivandro@drivandro.com.

Consultant

  • I’m a consultant in behaviour and emotions area, for personal individuals or enterprises. I give small, medium or long courses in these subjects, according to the requests and demands. The courses I usually am invited to lecture are: emotional intelligence, time management, stress management, depression evaluation and treatment, improving cognitive abilities, among others.
  • If you have a proposal for me, please e-mail me to  drivandro@drivandro.com . Thank you.