He graduated in Clinical Psychology at the Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Milan, with an experimental thesis about the treatment of patients with Borderline Personality Disorder. He collaborates with the Clinical Psychology department of the San Raffaele – Turro Clinic, Milan, in the research on personality disorders and on the evaluation of efficacy of treatments addressed to patients affected by such disorders. In the same clinic he collaborates to the “Mind the Gap” research project, deepening cognitive and neuropsychological bases, along with existential consequences, of HIV associated dementias. He studied Ericksonian hypnosis at the Milton H. Erickson Institute of Turin. He collaborates with he institute as co-editor of the newsletter, of the website and as assistant to didactics.