Imperial College London

Dr. Ana Pascual Sanchez

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Brain Sciences

Honorary Clinical Research Fellow







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Graduated in Psychology in 2014 at University of Salamanca, Spain. PhD in Psychology in 2020 at the same university. Collaboration scholarship in Personality, Assessment & Psychological Treatment, Faculty of Psychology (2013-2014). She was awarded with the extraordinary Prize of Degree.

She completed her training as a Clinical Psychologist at Ramon y Cajal Hospital, Madrid, Spain (2015-2019), and was awarded with the medical area end of residency extraordinary award. She also completed a two year fellowship (2019-2021) in Child and Adolescent Clinical Psychology at Imperial College London. She did an extern rotation at Brief Therapy Center & Strategic Family Therapy Center at the Mental Research Institute of Palo Alto, California, as well as other specific placements in child and adolescent mental health centres and personality disorders. She completed a child an advanced Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychoterapy training (SEPYPNA, 600h), an expert course in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, and serveral specific courses in the area of childhood and adolescence, including ADOS-2, ADI-R, Incredible Years, DBT, MBT or IPT. 

She has collaborated in different research projects and she was also invited to give some lectures in postgraduate courses. She is an author of several national and international scientific papers, as well as book chapters. She has presented more than 60 communications in national and international congress.

Currently, she works as a Clinical Psychologist in the CAMHS Enhanced Treatment Service, Maudsley Hospital. She is also an Honorary Clinical Research Fellow at Imperial College. 



Pascual-Sánchez A, Jenaro C, Montes JM, 2023, Performance of a measure to assess distress in bipolar disorder., Span J Psychiatry Ment Health, Vol:16, Pages:209-214

Pascual-Sanchez A, Mateu A, Martinez-Herves M, et al., 2022, How are parenting practices associated with bullying in adolescents? A cross-sectional study, Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Vol:27, ISSN:1475-357X, Pages:223-231

Henein A, Pascual-Sanchez A, Corciova S, et al., 2022, Obsessive-compulsive disorder in treatment seeking children & adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic, European Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, ISSN:1018-8827

Montes JM, Serrano C, Pascual-Sanchez A, 2021, The influence of weather on the course of bipolar disorder: A systematic review, European Journal of Psychiatry, Vol:35, ISSN:0213-6163, Pages:261-273

Pascual-Sanchez A, Hickey N, Mateu A, et al., 2021, Personality traits and self-esteem in traditional bullying and cyberbullying, Personality and Individual Differences, Vol:177, ISSN:0191-8869

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