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Avimar Ferreira Junior

  • Bsc, M.
  • Postdoctoral researcher
  • Federal University of Bahia
  • 7PublicationsNumber of items in Avimar's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

PsychopatologyDepressionSexualityCritical TheorySelf-injurySelf-harmPsychoanalysisYouthChildhoodSocial PsychologySuicide

About

Graduated in Psychology at the Catholic University of Goiás, is Master of Education through the Graduate Program in Education at the Federal University of Goiás (UFG) and doctoral student in the Psycology Graduate Programa at the Federal University of Bahia (UFBA). He was professor at the Universidade de Rio Verde (FESURV) and at the College of San Francisco Barriers (FASB). In Barreiras, Bahia, founded the GEIA ERE - Group for the Study of Childhood and Adolescence. He has experience in Psychology and Education, and psychoanalytic children and adolescents, mainly in the following topics: Critical Theory, Culture and Subjectivity, Psychoanalysis, Psychoanalysis, Child and Adolescent Psychopathology in Children and Adolescents, Sexual Abuse and Violence against children and Adolescents, Prejudice and Discrimination, Racism, Negritude, psychology of religion, Candomblé and Umbanda.

Publications (5)

  • Cuidados na Divulgação da Morte por Suicídio e por Homicídio: Uma Perspectiva Crítica

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    • Pereira M
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  • Discursos nos comentários sobre notícias de suicídio na internet a partir de três estudos de casos

    • Ferreira Junior A
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  • Apresentação dossiê "Suicídio: conhecendo o fenômeno, desmistificando o tabu"

    • Ferreira Junior A
    • Fukumitsu K
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  • O comportamento suicida no Brasil e no mundo

    • Ferreira Junior A
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  • Subjetividade e Melancolia: Aspectos culturais constitutivos do homem na sociedade moderna

    • Ferreira Junior A
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Editorships

Revista Brasileira de Psicologia

Editor

2014 - Present

Professional experience

Postdoctoral researcher

Universidade Federal da Bahia

January 2017 - Present

Teacher

Universidade de Rio Verde

July 2006 - July 2009(3 years)

Education

PhD in Psychology

Universidade Federal da Bahia

March 2011 - March 2016(5 years)

Master in Education

Universidade Federal de Goias

March 2006 - August 2008(2 years)

Psychology

Pontificia Universidade Catolica de Goias

March 1999 - June 2005(6 years)