Marisa Helena Leite Monteiro is a Full Member, Training and Supervising Analyst of The Psychoanalytical Society of Rio de Janeiro – SPRJ, Invited Member of Brazilian Society of Rio de Janeiro – SBPRJ. She has got a Master Degree in Science at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – UFRJ, Specialization in Family Therapy at Psychiatric Institute of Federal University of Rio de Janeiro – IPUB/UFRJ, Psychology at State University of Rio de Janeiro – UERJ, She is a member of GPPA (PRISMA Group on Psychoanalysis and Autism) and INSPIRA (International Symposium for Psychoanalytic Interregional Research on Autistic Disorders). She is a former Chair of Scientific Department at Psychoanalytical Society of Rio de Janeiro – SPRJ (2014-2015), a Psychotherapist, Neuropsychology and Assistance Investigator Research of Clinical Trials at Neurology Service at the Epilepsy Program and Multiple Sclerosis Clinic of University Hospital Clementino Fraga Filho – Federal University of Rio de Janeiro– HUCFF – UFRJ (2003-2011), a Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist at Philippe Pinel Institute, Psychiatric Hospital of the Health National Service – Childhood and Adolescent Orientation Center – COIJ (1993-1997). She has had private clinical practice as a psychoanalyst including children with autism spectrum disorders (ASD) since 1996. She is a co-author of GPPA’s publication on ‘Psychoanalysis of Children with Autism’ (Psicoanálisis de Niños con Autismo) Ed. Europa, 2018 and ‘Psychoanalytical Care of Autism’ (Atendimento Psicanalítico do Autismo) Ed. Zagodoni, 2014.