Athena Frangouli | President
Athena Frangouli is a speech therapist (PhD). She is President of the Society of Social Psychiatry P. Sakellaropoulos and President of the Institute for the Mental Health for Children and Adults. She did postgraduated studies in Social Psychiatry in the Medical Faculty of University of Ioannina. She is a regular member of the Royal College of Speech and Language Therapists, a founding member of the PanHellenic Association of Speech Therapists and the PanHellenic Union for the Psychosocial Rehabilitation and Professional Reintegration. She served as President of the Confederation of European Firms, Employment Initiatives & Cooperatives for Psychically Disabled (CEFEC) and the Temporary Administrative Committee for the establishment of Social Coperatives with limited liability Federation.
Panayotis Gkegkios | Vice-President
Panayiotis Gkegkios is Notary Public in Athens.
Aikaterini Mylonopoulou | Treasurer
Aikaterini Mylonopoulou has extensive experience in administration and the implementation of European projects about de-institutionalization, pro-vocational and vocational rehabilitation of people with psychosocial problems. She participates as a Board member at the European Network of Mental Health Organizations “ASKLEPIOS” and in Mental Health Europe (MHE), an umbrella organization that represents associations, organizations and individuals active in the field of mental health and well-being in Europe.
Antonis Parios | Member
Antonis Parios is a Social Worker, Couple and Family Therapist and Addiction Advisor. He has worked with Society of Social Psychiatry and Mental Health for more than eight years in the Mobile Unit of Psychiatric Care at the Prefecture of Fokida and participated in the de-institutionalization and psychosocial ring involved in the rehabilitation process targeting the increased effectiveness of the treatment. In 2011, designed and operated the “1114” gambling problem helpline. Trained in the psychoanalytical and systemic approach. From 2004 he works as family and couple psychotherapist. He is an accredited member of ΕFTA (European Family Therapy Association), E.A.C (European Association for Counseling), Institute group analysis and family psychotherapy, IC&RC (International Certification and Reciprocity Consortium)-Addiction Consultant.
He has been member of the Board of Directors in many mental health organizations and has served as a member of the Hellenic Gaming Commission in the Greek Ministry of Finance. He has published articles in many scientific journals.
Dimitris Sakellaris | Secretary
Dimitris Sakellaris, Psychiatrist-Psychoanalyst, is the Scientific Director of the Day Centre for the Psychological Support of Patients with Cancer.
Konstantinos Papakonstantinou | Member
Konstantinos Papakonstantinou is a Psychiatrist-Psychoanalyst, Member of Hellenic Society of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (HSPP) and Member of the French Society of Psychoanalytic Group Psychotherapy. He is the Scientific Director of Adults Department of Kallithea Mental Health Institute (individual and group psychoanalytical oriented psychotherapies), a Professor and supervisor of the postgraduate program “psychodynamic psychotherapy in medical structures” and a Supervisor at the “Center of drug addicted patients”. He has worked for many years in psychosocial rehabilitation structures for psychotic patients and has been concerned particularly with research, therapy and supervision of borderline patients in the context of the Psychiatric University Clinic of Athens.
Miltos Livaditis | Member
Miltos Livaditis is a graduate of Medical, Political and Law School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. He is an honorary doctor in the same university and holds an MA degree in Applied Criminology from the University Paris V-Rene Descartes. Mr Livaditis got specialty as a neurologist-psychiatrist and practiced as psychiatrist for decades. He was Professor in Social Psychiatry in Democritus University of Thrace where he holds the title of Emeritus Professor since 2013. Mr Livaditis wrote two monographs, he was editor in various publications and contributed in collected scientific papers, while has published about 70 scientific articles in Greek and foreign scientific journals.