Tatiana Torti


Department of Clinical Neurosciences,

San Benedetto Menni Hospital-Sisters Hospitallers

via Roma 16, 22032, Albese Con Cassano (Como), Italy

European Center for Anxiety and Emotional Disorders

via Thaon di Revel 19, 20159, Milan, Italy

Mobile: +39 3386960694

Fax:  + 39 02 70036118

E-mail address:


Date of  birth: May 10, 1980

Place of birth: Varese (It)

Citizenship: Italian


2000-2005      School of Psychology, Biccoca State University of Milan

2007-2011      School of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy ASIPSE (approved by Italian Minister of University – MIUR), Milan

2006-2011      Fellow, ASL Varese Province, Sesto Calende District

2008               Fellow, Psychology Department, Maugeri Foudation (Tradate – Varese)

2013                Student in International Master in Affective Neuroscience – Maastricht University

2014               Student in International Master In Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (MD C. Swenson),

1st and 2nd level


2005               Degree in Psycholgy (mark: 108/110), Bicocca State University of Milan, Italy.

2007               Italy Licence Registration in Psychology (Milan).

2011               Cognitive Behavior Therapy Licence (mark 50/50 with Honors)

2014                Certified in Dialectical Behavioral Therapy – I level (Swenson C.)


2012-current  Tutor, Psychobiology of Emotions, Faculty of Psychology,

State University of L’Aquila, Italy.

2012-current  Tutor, Psychoneuroendocrinology, Faculty of Psychology,

State University of L’Aquila, Italy.

2013-current Teaching Staff, Master in Clinical Neuroscience, LUMSA University, Rome


2010-current   Consultant in Psychology, Dept. of Neuropsychiatric Sciences, San Benedetto Menni Hospital – Hermanas Hospitalarias, Albese con Cassano (Como), Italy.

2010-current  Associate, Studio di Psicologia Cognitivo Comportamentale, Varese, Italy.


  1. Psychology of Anxiety Disorders
  2. Neuroimaging
  3. Temperament and Personality


 2007-current   AIAMC (Italian Association of Analysis and Modification of Behavior and Cognitive Behavior Therapy)






Consultant, International Foundation for the Support of Research in Psychiatry (Foripsi), Rome, Italy



Scientific Committee Member, Non Profit Organization ALPA (Association Free from Panic and Anxiety), Rome, Italy


2012 “XVi Congresso della Societa’ Italiana di Psicopatologia” , Roma, Italy

“XXX Cogresso della Società Italiana di Psichiatria, Milano,  Italy


2013 “XViI Congresso della Societa’ Italiana di Psicopatologia” , Roma, Italy

“XI Congresso della Società Italiana di Biologia Psichiatrica”, Napoli, Italy

“Cent’anni di Comportamentismo” Parma, Italy




XVIII Congresso della Società Italiana di Psicopatologia, Torino, Italia. XVIII World Congress of Psychiatry”, Madrid, Spagna



Euro Global Summit and Medicare Expo on Psychiatry, Barcellona, Spagna XVII congresso AIAMC, Torino, Italy




  1. Paulesu E, Sambugaro E, Torti T, Danelli L, Ferri F, Scialfa G, Sberna M, Ruggiero GM, Bottini G, Sassaroli S. Neural correlates of worry in generalized anxiety disorder and in normal controls: a functional MRI study, Psychological Medicine, 7:1-8, 2009
  1. Perna G, Alciati A, Prestia D, Torti T, Nemeroff CB. Is there a link between child abuse and neglect and anxiety disorders? Minerva Psichiatrica, 54: 137-48,
  2. Perna G., Torti T., Vanni G., Caldirola D. Esiste un legame tra maltrattamento infantile e disturbi d’ansia? Abstract per il “XI Congresso della Società Italiana di Biologia Psichiatrica“, Napoli, Italy 2013
  3. Perna G, Torti T. Psychiatry and behaviorism allied for patient well-being. In “Cent’anni di Comportamentismo” (Moderato P, Lo Presti G) 115-118, 2013
  4. Perna G, Iannone G, Torti T, Cavedini P. The Neurobiology of Generalized Anxiety Disorder. In: New Perspectives on Generalized Anxiety Disorder (Guglielmo R, Janiri L, Pozzi G eds), Nova Science Publisher, 2014
  5. Perna G, Sangiorgio E, Torti T, Caldirola D. Neuroimaging in Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD). In: New Perspectives on Generalized Anxiety Disorder (Guglielmo R, Janiri L, Pozzi G eds), Nova Science Publisher, 2014
  6. Perna G, Torti T, Alciati A. Effect of public awareness & stigmatization on accurate & timely diagnosis of bipolar disorder. In Bipolar Book: History, Neurobiology, and Treatment (editors: Yildiz A, Ruiz P and Nemeroff CB). Oxford University Press: New York, in press.
  7. Perna G, Iannone G, Torti T, Caldirola D. Panic Disorder, is it really a mental disorder? From body functions to the homeostatic brain. In Panic Disorder – Neurobiological and Treatment Aspects (Editors: Freire RC, Nardi AE). Springer, in press

Updated on 19th January 2016