María C Richaud is Representative for Argentina at the International Union of Psychological Sciences (IUPsyS), designated since 2000. by the Argentine Association of Behavioural Sciences, national member of the IUPsyS. Principal Awards: Bernardo Houssay Prize for Scientific and Technological Research 2005 to the Researcher Consolidated in the Great Area of Human and Social Sciences; Rubén Ardila Award for Scientific Research in Psychology 2009; Recipient of 2013 APA Award for Distinguished Contributions to the International Advancement of Psychology; Award of the Association for the Advancement of Psychological Science Carlo Molinari Marotto, for the outstanding contribution to the scientific advancement of psychology in Argentina. November 2014.
Maria C Richaud Research Interests are Socioemotional variables: attachment and empathy in children and adolescents. Prosocial and aggressive behaviour. Children in social vulnerability: Theory diagnosis, and intervention. Psychometrics. Psychological assessment.