Maria Cristina Canavarro is Full Professor at the Faculty of Psychology and Educational Sciences of the University of Coimbra (FPCE-UC); researcher, and coordinator of the Center for Research in Neuropsychology and Cognitive and Behavioral Intervention and the Research Group Relationships, Development & Health of CINEICC. She is also Director of the Cognitive Behavioral Unit of the University of Coimbra and member of the National Ethical Committee for Clinical Research (CEIC). She is member of the Order of Portuguese Psychologists (OPP), recognized as expert psychologist in Clinical and Health Psychology, with advanced expertise in Psychotherapy and Early Intervention. She was, for twenty-one years, responsible for the Unit of Psychological Intervention (UnIP) of the Daniel de Matos Maternity, Integrated Management Area in Maternal-Fetal Health, of the Coimbra Hospital and University Center (CHUC, EPE). Maria Cristina Canavarro has participated, as principal researcher, member, and consultant, in different R&D research projects and other scientific projects. She is the co-Principal Investigator of the project “BeAMom Trial, a web-based psychological intervention to promote maternal mental health” (CENTRO-01-0145-FEDER-028699). She has published more than 240 articles in international peer review scientific journals and more than 90 articles in national peer review scientific journals as well as several book chapters and books.