University of Catania, Italy
Valentina Lucia La Rosa was born in Catania, Italy. She is a psychologist and is specialized in Psychotherapy. She is a member of the following Scientific Societies: Italian Association of Psychology (AIP); Lacanian School of Psychoanalysis (SLP); European Society of Human Reproduction and Embryology (ESHRE); Italian Society of Human Reproduction (SIRU); Italian Society of Andrology and Sexual Medicine (SIAMS). She conducts her research activity in the Unit of Psychodiagnostics and Clinical Psychology at University of Catania. Her research interests include quality of life, sexuality and psychological well-being in gynaecological diseases, with particular reference to endometriosis, gynaecological cancer, infertility, gynaecological surgery and menopause. She is author of several publications in national and international peer-reviewed journals and a reviewer for many international journals.