Pedro Areias Grilo - Consultant Clinical Psychologist
Pedro Areias Grilo is a Consultant Clinical Psychologist and has been part of the multi-disciplinary team at The Richardson Partnership for Care since 2014. He works with adults who have learning difficulties, acquired brain injuries and a dual diagnosis.
He has worked as a Clinical Psychologist at several NHS Foundation Trusts in the UK since gaining his HCPC (Health and Care Professionals Council) registration. He has a special interest in progressive neurological conditions, particularly Alzheimer’s disease and has published on the subject.
Book: Alzheimer disease: epidemiology, etiology, clinical diagnosis and therapeutic interventions. Lisbon: coisasdeler, 2009.
Article: Central nervous system disturbance caused by human immunodeficiency virus -1 action: clinical and therapeutic proposals. Patient Care, Apr 2009; 147(14):62-73.
Article: Pharmacological and non pharmacological interventions in Alzheimer disease. Geriatrics, Mar/Apr 2008; 4(20): 47-52.
Article: How to make a precocious diagnosis in Alzheimer disease. Geriatrics, Feb 2007; 123(12):99-106
Qualifications and Training
- HCPC Statement of Equivalence to DClinPsy
- MSc Neurosciences – Barcelona University, Spain
- Licentiate Degree in Clinical Psychology – Porto University, Portugal