Psychology Unit

INFORMATION about psychological support  

Taken into account the measures taken in response to the epidemiological situation of the new Coronovirus – COVID 19, stablished by the University of Madeira (information n.º 5/R/2020 March 13th, 2020), all face-to-face visits are suspended. As so, we inform that the psychology sessions or any other face-to-face assistance by Serviço de Psicologia (Counselling Unit) are also suspended.

However, we are available for assistance by phone, email and/or by other online communication platforms.
For this purpose we can be contacted through the usual contacts - Email: [ This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ] / Mobile Phone:  [+351 91 81 59 467]. 





 Choose to live with emotional and psychological health 



The Psychological Unit of the University of Madeira was created in 2009. 

Check last year activities report (year 2018/2019) to get to know a little more about what we do, our self-help materials, published articles, among others.



  • Students and employees of the University of Madeira (and their sons and daughters)
  • Population of Madeira


  • Tutoring Program for Students of the University of Madeira 
  • Individual Counselling (children, teenagers, young adults, adults and elderly).
  • Workshops


  • Emotional disorders
  • Relationship problems
  • School-Related Problems
  • Family adjustment problems
  • And others problems




Partnerships and Affiliations  

Our psychologists are members of the Portuguese Psychologists' Order (OPP)

Our Service integrates the Network Services of Psychological Counseling in Higher Education (RESAPES)


Académica da Madeira (Student's Union)

Project "Invest in yourself! Increase your competitive advantage in the labor market!" [see more]

  AMI - Centro Porta Amiga do Funchal [International Medical Assistance]


 Câmara Municipal do Funchal (Funchal City Hall) 

Project of Bibliotherapy "Abrindo portas para o futuro através da Leitura e Reflexão"  [“Opening Doors to the Future through Reading and Reflection"] [Saiba mais] 

* Project"Mexe-te" E5G, financed by European Social Funds / Portugal 2020,  [Saiba mais] 

* Collaborations in activities such as bibliotherapy in the local Book Fair (between 2011 and 2016), among others.