Conference “Psychobiological Model of Attachment in Labor Pain” | 28 May | 18:30 | ONLINE

28 May 2020 - 18:30

The following aspects will be addressed at the conference:

  • Introductory note. Structural Psychosomatics
  • The Human Birth. Evolutionary aspects in the transition from prehuman to human birth. Bipedism, brain growth, neoteny and rhythms
  • The Binding
  • Attachment and biological responses to stress
  • Attachment and epigenetic (psycho-biological) programming
  • Research – Cortisol attachment and rhythms in pregnancy
  • Investigation – bonding and labor pain
  • psychobiological model

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Professor Doctor José Manuel da Costa Martins
Anesthesiologist Doctor. Master in Psychosomatics from the Higher Institute of Applied Psychology. Doctorate in Medicine from the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Porto. He has published 19 articles in specialized magazines and 3 pieces of work.


Department of Psychology