Prof. Carmelo Vázquez: “Human Resilience and Positive Emotions in Facing Adversity: Some Insights on Emotion Regulation Mechanisms”

  • Date: –13:00
  • Location: Seminar through Zoom (contact Patricia Gil Paterna or Emma Heeman for link)
  • Lecturer: Prof. Carmelo Vázquez, Complutense University of Madrid (
  • Organiser: Department of Psychology, Division of Emotion Psychology
  • Contact person: Patricia Gil Paterna
  • Seminarium

Division of Emotion Psychology’s Seminar Series

Final Emotion Division Seminar Series VT2023 by Prof. Carmelo Vázquez

Carmelo Vázquez is a Professor of Psychopathology at the Faculty of Psychology of UCM, where he leads the research group Psychopathology of Affective and Psychotic Disorders. Before he obtained his professorship, he worked as a postdoc at Northwestern University -with Lauren B. Alloy-, and as a guest researcher at Harvard University and San Diego State University.

Vázquez' research group investigates the impact that positive emotions and resilience factors might have across different psychopathologies. They use different methodological approaches, such as clinical and experimental paradigms, and interventions, such as Mindfulness.
Their scientific work covers clinical, developmental, and cognitive psychology.

Last modified: 2023-10-26