Eirini Karakasidou, MSc, Ph.D.c

Eirini earned a B.A in Psychology from Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences in Athens and a M.Sc. in Sport Psychology from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. She is a Ph. D student in the Department of Psychology at Panteion University (Self-Compassion). Currently, she teaches Positive Psychology at a graduate level at the Department of Psychology at Panteion University as well as at the educational program of Hellenic Association of Positive Psychology and is a lecturer at ICPS, where she teaches sport psychology. Furthermore, she works privately as sport psychologist as well as a psychotherapist.She has been trained as behavioral psychotherapist in the University Mental Health Research Institute and currently she’s been trained in existential psychotherapy. She is an active researcher in the field of sport and positive psychology. She has also actively pursued research in the field of psychometric tools construction and research methodology.

Position: Project Researcher

e-mail: irenekarakasidou@yahoo.com