About us |

We are mental wellness experts with over 15 years of global experience. Our mission is to empower lives through psychology, offering support in both English and Portuguese for your journey to emotional well-being.

Ligia Hamada

Psychologist, MPsychSc | M.Ps.S.I.

Lígia is a highly qualified mental wellness expert with an impressive educational background and professional credentials in psychology.

With a wealth of experience in both private practice and the public sector in the Mental Health field in Brazil, Lígia is well-versed in various forms of psychotherapy. She is adept at tailoring her approach to each individual case, ensuring that clients receive the most appropriate and effective treatment.

Her primary focus is on working with adults, and she specialises in treating mood disorders such as Major Depressive Disorder and Bipolar Disorder. Additionally, she has expertise in addressing Anxiety Disorders, Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD), and neurodevelopmental disorders like ADHD.

Lígia has been working in Ireland as a psychologist on our team since 2021. Her therapeutic approach is based on the belief that each individual has the potential for healthy development and growth within themselves. She works to provide a safe and non-judgmental setting where clients can begin or continue their own journey to get the most out of life.

Marcella Peixoto

Mindset Coach

Marcella is a Brazilian Psychologist and Mindset Coach currently based in Ireland since 2017. She graduated in Psychology from the University Center FMU in São Paulo and is a fully-accredited member of the Federal Council of Psychology of Brazil (CFP) with registration number CRP-06/193713. Additionally, Marcella has received comprehensive training in Suicide Awareness from the Zero Suicide Alliance.

She has been doing remarkable work, providing diverse support to women arriving in Ireland across various life aspects. Marcella has a background in assisting women dealing with emotional eating, as well as those seeking to enhance their self-awareness and overall mental wellness.

Wish to join our team?

If you’re interested in exploring the opportunity to join our team or wish to know more about us, please feel free to reach out. You can contact us by sending your CV to info@broadminded.ie. It would be our pleasure to get to know more about you and discuss further opportunities.