Is a clinical psychologist, psychoanalyst and relational psychotherapist.

He is a member of the Spanish Society of Psychoanalysis, is Guest Member of the British Psychoanalytical Society and member of the International Psychoanalytical Association. He is member of the International Attachment Network. He created and directs the Giralda Psychotherapy Center in Seville (Spain), partner institution of the Institute of Relational Psychotherapy (Madrid).

He is also full member of the Institute of Relational Psychotherapy and member of IARPP (International Association for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy). He is Professor of the Masters in Relational Psychotherapy. He has presented papers at various international psychoanalytic conferences and has published articles in different journals of psychoanalysis. He is author of the books ‘The two ages of mind: vicissitudes of mental functioning’ and ‘The riddle of anguish’. His work has evolved from the mainstream of psychoanalysis to relational psychoanalysis, integrating the contributions of Bion, Bowlby and Fonagy, Stern and Siegel.