Barcelona is an internationally renowned city with a population of over 1,600,000. In Europe, it is the sixth most populous city in the European Union.
This demographic and economic dynamism makes a wide range of specialized services available, and the mental health and psychological care sector is no exception. In fact, there are professional niches here as specific as psychotherapeutic care for pregnant women or women who have recently had a baby, known as perinatal psychology.
If you are one of the people interested in this service, here you will find a selection of the best perinatal psychologists in Barcelona (and nearby areas), with recommendations accompanied by descriptions.
The 10 best perinatal psychologists in Barcelona
In the area of Barcelona (and its nearby metropolitan area) you can find a large number of psychologists specialized in different areas, but sometimes it is difficult to find the mental health professional you need.
To help you, in the following article you will find the best psychologists specialized in perinatal psychology that you can find in Barcelona.
1. Ariadna Ferras
Ariadna Ferras has a degree in Psychology from the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (Open University of Catalonia, UOC) and is a specialist in the field of perinatal psychology, which is responsible for accompanying the patient emotionally through the phases of pregnancy, childbirth and postpartum.
This professional has experience especially in helping people who experience problems regulating their emotions, as well as in certain social, family or couple relationships. Thus, she can help those who need support to overcome situations of emotional codependence, alterations in the type of attachment established with the baby, family conflicts, infidelities, low self-esteem… all working on coping skills through integrative therapy or narrative therapy, among others.
- His office is located at Plaça dels Molins, 5, Viladecans.
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2. Emma Ribas
Emma Ribas has a degree in Psychology from the Universidad Ramón Llull and a PhD from the same organisation. She has a Master’s degree in General Health Psychology, and another in Clinical Sexology and Sexual Health from the University of Lleida. She has more than 15 years of experience as a psychologist.
This psychologist is a great specialist in perinatal psychology, trying to manage emotions related to anxiety, fear and depression before, during and after pregnancy.
- Emma Ribas’ office is located at Gran Via de les corts catalanes, 617 3-3, Barcelona.
3. Maria Martin
María Martín has a degree in Psychology from the University of Barcelona, a Master’s degree in Systemic Family Therapy from the same organisation, and is a specialist in perinatal psychology. She has 14 years of experience in the field of psychology.
In its main area of specialization, perinatal psychology, it is responsible for managing the various psychological changes that the patient undergoes from the time the woman is pregnant until the first few years of child rearing.
- Marta’s office is located in Gran Via de les Corts Catalanes, 646, Barcelona.
4. Judit Leon
Judit León is another of the most interesting options for those who seek the assistance of the best perinatal psychologists. She has a degree in Psychology from the International University of La Rioja and is a specialist in family therapy, anxiety disorders and psychotherapy for adults.
The psychopathologies that he has most treated are related to anxiety disorders, chronic depression and stress, in addition to monitoring and providing care for mothers in perinatal circumstances.
- The address of his office is Calle de Rosselló, 17, Entresuelo, 2, Barcelona.
5. Patricia Ríos
Patricia Ríos has a degree in psychology from the Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca, a postgraduate degree in psychoanalysis and psychopathology from the University of Barcelona, and an international master’s degree in clinical and health psychology from the ISPCS.
He is a specialist in perinatal psychology, anxiety and depression disorders, and eating behavior disorders, having treated patients affected by bulimia and anorexia.
- His office is located at Calle Cami Can Gatxet 47, Sant Cugat del Vallès.
6. Pilar Lluveras
Pilar Lluveras has a degree in Psychology from the University of Barcelona, a postgraduate degree in Clinical Hypnosis from the same organisation and a course in rational emotional therapy from the RET Institute.
His main areas of expertise are clinical hypnosis, perinatal psychology and emotional release techniques, having treated patients affected by grief situations and phobias such as agoraphobia.
You can find his office in the Rambla Just Oliveras 48 4t 4A, L’Hospitalet de Llobregat.
7. Mireia Leal Molina
Mireia Leal has a degree in Psychology from the Universidad Nacional de Educación a Distancia, a Master’s degree in Clinical and Health Psychology from ISEP and is a specialist in EMDR techniques.
Thanks to her work history, this psychologist is an expert in the treatment of anxiety disorders, sexual and relationship disorders, and eating disorders such as bulimia and anorexia.
- You will find his office at Rambla de Catalunya 66, 4-E, Barcelona
8. Teresa Salichs Pérez
Teresa Salichs has a degree in Psychology, a Master’s degree in Clinical and Health Psychology from ISEP, and is certified in Early Care by the Universidad Antonio de Nebrija.
He is a specialist in perinatal psychology, clinical psychology and the treatment of addictions such as alcohol and tobacco addiction and other types of addictions such as gambling.
- His office is located at 11 Mariscal Joffre Street, El Prat de Llobregat.
9. Mari Carmen Martín Muñoz
Mari Carmen Martín has a degree in Psychology, a Master’s degree in Social Cognitive Therapy from the University of Barcelona and is an expert in Mindfulness from the same organization.
He is a specialist in perinatal psychology, adult psychotherapy and couples therapy, having treated patients affected by couple’s crisis, panic attacks and hypochondria, among other disorders.
- Your office is located at Calle Provença 385 4t, 1a, Barcelona.
10. Lourdes Ferreira
Lourdes Ferreira has a degree in Psychology from the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (Open University of Catalonia, UOC), a postgraduate degree in Individual Psychotherapy from the Universitat de Girona and a Master’s degree in Psychotherapy from the same organisation.
She is a great specialist in anxiety disorders, adult and adolescent psychotherapy, and perinatal psychology. She has treated patients affected by anxiety disorders, depression and low self-esteem situations.
- Your office is located in Plaça la sardana. NO. 7. Esplugues de Llobregat.