Dr. Antonio Palha is a retired Professor of Psychiatry at FMUP. He graduated in Medicine from the University of Porto, with a specialization in Psychiatry in 1970 and a PhD in 1985. Clinical Assistant – Institute of Psychiatry, University of London / Maudsley Hospital, 1972-73. Professor of Psychology and Psychiatry (1965 to 1969) at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Mozambique. Director of the Psychiatry Service of Hospital Universitário de S. João (1991-2009).