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Ana Teresa Silva is a solution-based journalist (or constructive journalist), writer, life coach and catalyst speaker.

After many years as a freelance journalist, working on TV documentaries and for several newspapers and magazines, she founded I’M Magazine, an international digital magazine that covers projects and extraordinary people that are changing the world. Since 2008 she has been interviewing social entrepreneurs and innovators, futurists and change-makers, thinkers and facilitators from all over the world and sharing compelling life stories, ®evolutionary roads, projects for a sustainable future and ideas in motion…

The last 4 years, Ana Teresa was also the Managing Director of a portuguese digital magazine on health and well-being.

As a writer, she authored 6 books (one of her novels won a 1st prize fiction award), and she has also written 2 children’s theater plays and a daily TV series. Her last published novel, “Amanhã é outro dia” was published in November 2014 by Talent Hunter Editions.

She works also as a Life Coach and PsyCH-K facilitator.

Courses & Training​ ​(writing)

Degree in Social Communication at Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal – FCSH)
Scholarship from the University of Bordeaux III (France)
Secreenwriting course​ ​(2 years)​ ​with Hugo Hepell, Martin Dale and Jason Kliot
Creative Writing Course with Rui Zink (1 year)
Workshop “Between document and fiction” with Dusan Makavejev (Serbia)
Workshop “Writing movies around music” with Michael Heath (New Zealand)
Workshop “The actor and improvisation” with Alfredo Cavazzoni (Italy)
Workshop “The practice of film language” with Veit Helmer (Germany)
Workshop “Directing actors” with Beatriz Flores Silva (Uruguay)
Workshop “Road Movie” with Olivier Babinet and Fred Kihn (France)

Personal Development Courses & Training:

Coaching International Certification with the ICL,
Advanced PSYCH-K® certification with Matilde Santos Leal (Spain)
Biodanza​ ​School-​ ​Portugal (3 years)
Authentic​ ​Leadership with Adam Kahane and Wendy Palmer
Motion Analysis​ ​with Dania​ ​Neumann (Austria)
Aura​ ​Reading course with Elisabete Fernandes (Portugal)
Art of Living Course
Diksha Givers Course with Geraldinho Vieira (Brasil)
Reiki I with Judite​ ​Lopes (Portugal)

Other courses and workshops:

Photography Course AR.CO (2 years)