Length of program 1 year
Credits 60 ECTS
Degree DirectorDr. Jesús Valero-Garcia
Application Open until filled
masters-universitarisMADI

Coordinator and faculty

Coordinator

  • Jesús Valero-Garcia , PhD

Full Professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. Accredited by AQU and ANECA. PhD in Psychology and speech therapist. Researcher of the consolidated URL research group Disability and Quality of Life: Communicative Aspects (DISQUAVI); and the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) Research Group on Hearing and Language Disorders (GISTAL). He was a speech therapist for the Education Department (1985-1996), coordinator of the Speech Therapy degree course at the Blanquerna Faculty of Psychology and Educational and Sports Sciences (2008-2010) and vice-dean for degree courses (2010-2012).

Jesusvg@blanquerna.edu

Faculty

  • Elisabeth Alomar Kurz, PhD 

Full Professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. Accredited by AQU. PhD in Pedagogy and teacher. Researcher of the consolidated research group Disability and Quality of Life: Educational Aspects (DISQUAVI). She was head of studies for Blanquerna’s Teacher Training courses (1991-1995); vice-dean of Continuous Training at the Blanquerna Faculty of Psychology and Educational and Sports Sciences (1996-2002), and coordinator of the University Master’s degree course in Special Education (2007-2015)

ElisabethAK@blanquerna.edu

  • Anna Balcells Balcells, PhD 

Associate Professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. PhD in Psychology. Bachelor’s in Educational Psychology. Diploma in Teacher Training in Special Education from the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. Psychopedagogue of the Child Development and Early Intervention Centre (CDIAP) AINAS. Researcher of the consolidated research group Disability and Quality of Life: Educational Aspects (DISQUAVI).Psychopedagogue of the Child Development and Early Intervention Centre (CDIAP) AINAS. Researcher of the consolidated research group Disability and Quality of Life: Educational Aspects (DISQUAVI).

Annabb0@blanquerna.edu

  • Noemí Balmaña Gelpí, PhD 

Doctor in Psychology. Specialist in autism spectrum disorders. Current coordinator of the Partial Hospitalization Unit for ASD Children and Adolescents, Hospital Sant Joan de Déu. Psychologist at Institut de Diagnòstic i Atenció Psiquiàtrica i Psicològica (IDAPP). Certified Denver Model therapist from UCDavis. 

Noemibg1@blanquerna.edu

  • Roser Colomé i Roure, PhD

PhD in Psychology. Specialist in clinical psychology. Master’s degree holder in Neurology from the UAB and renowned expert in neuropsychology by the Official Psychological Association of Catalonia. She is a neuropsychologist at the Neurology Service of Hospital Sant Joan de Déu.

rcolome@hsjdbcn.org

  • Rosa Gassió Subirachs, PhD 

PhD in Medicine. Universitat de Barcelona. Neuropediatritian at the CDIAP and at the Neurology Service of Hospital Sant Joan de Déu in Barcelona. Post-graduate in Neuropaediatrics. Universitat de Barcelona. Accreditation in Neuropaediatrics. Spanish Paediatrics Association. 

Rgassio@hsjdbcn.org

  • Mercè Martínez Torres, PhD 

Full professor at the University of Barcelona (UB). PhD in Psychology. Member of the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children (WCGTC). Consultant of the Catalan Ministry of Education, Culture and Sport.  Area of special educational needs and educational and psychopedagogical guidance teams of the Autonomous Government of the Canary Islands.

ercemartinez@ub.edu

  • Prof. Jaume Miró Cabrero 

Associate Professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. Bachelor’s in Philosophy and Educational Sciences (Psychology). Universitat de Barcelona. (1982).Post-graduate in Hearing and Language. School of Language Pathology at the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau. Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (1990). Technical consultant for the Special Education and Educational Programmes Service of the General Directorate of Educational Organization and Innovation (Education Department) (1994 a 2005). Inspector with the Department of Education of the Generalitat de Catalunya since 2005.

Jaumemc@blanquerna.edu

  • Dra. Cristina Mumbardó Adam

PhD in Psychology. Researcher of the consolidated URL research group Disability and Quality of Life: Communicative Aspects (DISQUAVI).Collaborator in Institut de Diagnòstic i Atenció Psiquiàtrica i Psicològica (IDAPP).

cristinama6@blanquerna.url.edu

  • Julieta Piastro Behar, PhD

Associate Professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. Accredited by AQU. Bachelor’s in History from the Universidad Autónoma de México, 1986. PhD in Educational Sciences, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Researcher of the consolidated research group Couple and Family. In charge of the research group on Diversity and Multiculturality of the Blanquerna Faculty of Psychology and Educational and Sports Sciences (1996-2003).

Julietapb@blanquerna.edu

  • Lola Suàrez i Ros, BA

BA in Psychology from the UAB. Postgraduate course in Hearing and Language Disorders at the UAB. Associate professor of the Department of Basic, Evolutionary and Educational Psychology at the Faculty of Psychology, UAB (2000-2014). For twenty years, she has been collaborating with the EE Nadís as a specialist in attention to pupils with motor disability. Member of the Communication Augmentative Techniques Unit (UTAC) team of the UB. 
mariadoloressr@blanquerna.url.edu

  • Carme Rosell Bultó

Educational Psychology from the EAP of Esplugues de Llobregat (Department of Education of the Generalitat de Catalunya) and advisor of UTAC Educació.

CarmeRB@blanquerna.edu

  • Ana Sanguinetti Fernández 

Psychopedagogue. Master’s degree in Child and Adult Neuropsychology. Neuropsychologist at Centre Trivium in Barcelona.

ana.sanguinetti@trivium.cat

  • David Simó Pinatella, PhD 

Associate Professor in the Blanquerna-URL Faculty of Psychology, Education and Sport Sciences. Accredited by AQU. PhD in Psychology; Bachelor’s in Educational Psychology and Diploma in Teacher Training. Master’s degree holder in Special and Inclusive Education from the University of Bristol. Researcher of the consolidated research group Disability and Quality of Life: Educational Aspects (DISQUAVI).

DavidSP@blanquerna.edu

  • Jordi Simon Llovet, PhD

Associate professor at the Blanquerna Faculty of Psychology and Educational and Sports Sciences. PhD in Psychology. BA in Geography and History. Expert in applying new technologies to education. Researcher of the consolidated research group Couple and Family.

JordiSL@blanquerna.edu

  • Griselda Tubau Molina 

Psychologist and expert in family therapy and visual disability. Master’s degree holder in Psychoanalytical Psychotherapy. Supervisor and assessor for educational and public health care teams in the field of family and disability.

GriseldaTM@blanquerna.edu