Welcome to the 1st International Conference of Psychology and Education website. This event is being organized by the Departamento de Psicologia e Educação from the Universidade da Beira Interior as another step in its growth.

We invite you  to visit the beautiful city of Covilhã. It is placed at the heart of the Serra da Estrela and had become a place where the old and the new join together producing breath taking views.


This event, framed by a mountain region, has everything to help you enjoy the great scientific level presentations within the fields of Psychology  and Education, using your free moments to feasting with the marvellous landscape.



With this event we intend:

  • To reflect, debate, and share knowledge and experience in the fields of Education and Psychology.

  • To discuss innovative research and intervention practices in Education and Psychology.

  • To introduce new training models in Education and Psychology;

  • To divulge good practices in the fields of Education and Psychology



Themes to be discusted are:

  • Cognition and learning

  • Human development

  • Initial and continuous teacher training: New perspectives and challenges

  • Life quality and career development within a work context

  • Mental health: Research and intervention contexts

  • Research paradigms in Education and Psychology