Areas of Expertise:
Depression, anxiety disorders, panic attacks, phobias, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), personality disorders and addictions.
Years of Experience:
English & Greek
Elena is a certified psychologist with training in clinical diagnosis, Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapy (CBT) and Schema Therapy. During her postgraduate studies, she excelled in conducting research on alternative therapies for managing panic disorder. Through her employment she has supported many patients suffering for psychiatric disorders such as depression, anxiety disorders, panic attacks, phobias, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), personality disorders and addictions. More specifically, she has worked as an assistant psychologist at KETHEA ITHAKI addiction center (Greek National Rehabilitation Service) in group psychotherapies and self-help groups for social reintegration. Concurrently, she collaborated as an external partner with the Psychiatric Clinic of AHEPA in the diagnosis, support and treatment of acute clinical cases such as psychosis, bipolar disorder, suicidal ideation and eating disorders. Furthermore, she worked as a psychologist in four refugee camps at the International Organization for Migration – United Nations. She conducted psychological assessments of asylum seekers, including victims of SGBV/torture and conducted individual or family psychotherapy sessions to support and treat them. Moreover, she participated the implementation of the first integration program of recognized refugees (HELIOS) in order to strengthen the prospects of their independence and autonomy, while also monitoring private patients. Currently, she works as a Wellness and Resiliency Manager by creating and implementing mental health interventions in the workplace.
Life Coach, CBT practitioner, Psychologist, Clinical Therapist, Mental Health Counsellor, Couple’s Therapy, Teen’s Therapy.
Educational Background & Certifications:
M.A. in Psychology from University of Edinburgh 2015 GDL in Law from City University London 2016 M.Sc. in Organisational Psychiatry and Psychology, King’s College London 2017
What I’m excited to bring to Fitcy Health members:
- Book single session (1 session)
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