Claudia Stella

Dr. Stella is a Psychologist with over 25 years experience in the care of adults and adolescents.

She holds a Masters and Doctorate from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo, Brazil and is both a Researcher and Professor.

Her ​​speciality includes the psychology of human development and psychoanalysis, with a focus on clinical practices. Currently, she is dedicated to the study of Cross-Cultural Psychology, which comprises aspects of human subjectivity and changes in new cultural contexts.

Dr. Stella is also a specialist in the clinical care of expatriates and their adjustment to new cultures and international environments. She has extensively researched and written academic papers on the topic, in addition to her own experience living and working overseas.


Expatriates and Cross Cultural adjustment

 Sessions in fluent Portuguese or English

Online Video Counselling across time zones

High School student career development

Supervision of junior Psychologists

Psychology Training

Psychology study groups




Many health experts and psychologists regard depression as the disease of the century. It is little wonder, given the demands of society and the many technological demands of the modern world that we can often have a feeling of being overwhelmed or failure.

Anxiety is a normal part of life, but a therapist can help navigate the challenges of living in a busy world.


Dr. Claudia Stella, Professor, Psychologist – Adult and Adolescent Clinic