Maria Costa, Director

Psychologist, specialized in Psychotherapy and Counselling, Lisbon Univ.

18 years experience with children and adults:

Educational Counselling, Special Needs, Psychological/IQ Assessment, Adult Counselling.

Certified English Teacher, CELTA, Cambridge Univ.

30 years experience teaching languages to children.

Bilingual Eng/Port Simultaneous Interpreter in over 100 international congresses.

Also speaks French, Italian, Spanish, B1 German, basic Japanese.

Born in Africa (1965), raised in Europe, studied in the USA, lived in Japan, permanently in Basel since 2001: global citizen.

Mother of 3 (2 of which classified as gifted)

At ease in international settings, draws on psychology, good will and humour to bridge cultural differences and connect people of all backgrounds