• 2nd UD-Santander´s research award 2019



  • The European Union selected the REHACOP program as an example of Good Practice implemented in Europe and as one of the 5 outstanding European projects in the AFE-INNOVET Project
  • Jordi Bernabeu Award to the best scientific poster in the VI National Neuropsychology Congress FANPSE 2015. Poster “Functional connectivity in resting state and in a memory task in patients with Parkinson´s disease”.
  • Oral communication selected as Stellar Communication in the LXVII Annual Neurology Reunion SEN 2015 “Increased cerebral activation after cognitive rehabilitation with the REHACOP in Parkinson’s disease”.


  • 1st Santander-University of Deusto Research Award 2013
  • 1st CONVIVE Award. Spanish Foundation of Psychiatry and Mental Health to the project “Symptomatology, cognitive and functional recuperation in schizophrenia with an integral cognitive rehabilitation program”.
  • 1st Award to Innovation of Quality and Work Improvement for the Rehacop program and its clinical implementation. Osakidetza 2013.


  • Euskalit Award about innovation of the Club 400 of Basque Foundation for Excellence 2009 for the game “Un pequeño reto”
  • 1st Award to best scientific communication in the VII Virtual Psychiatry Congress 2009.


  • Award to Good Management Practice in Osakidetza 2008, Health Department of the Basque Government.
  • 1st Work Innovation Award 2008, Alava´s Psychiatric Hospital, Osakidetza for the game “Un pequeño reto”
  • 1st Santander-University of Deusto Research Award 2008 to the research


  • Amadeo Sánchez Blanqué Award to best  scientific communication about Clinical Research in Psychiatry announced by the Spanish Society of Biological Psychiatry. X National Psychiatry Congress, Seville 2006.


  • Secondary Awards of the National Association of Mental Health Nursery’s Research Award (ANESM) 2005 for the work titled “Intensive Therapeutic Interventions: influence in patients with refractoriness to the psychiatric treatment”.


  • 1st Award to best scientific poster. International Congress of the World Psychiatry Association. Madrid, 2001.
  • 2nd International Award to Quality and Scientific Relevance. 7th World Congress of Biological Psychiatry, Berlin July 2001.