Participation of the Initiative in the "5th Panhellenic Conference of Cognitive-Behavioral Approaches in Children and Adolescents"

The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Initiative was invited to present at the "5th Panhellenic Conference on Cognitive-Behavioral Approaches for Children and Adolescents" symposium, on Saturday, March 11th, in Athens, at the Sakis Karagiorgas II auditorium of Panteion University. The conference was organized by the Institute for Research and Treatment of Behavior in collaboration with the Department of Psychology at the Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences, under the auspices of the Hellenic Society for Behavioral Research and the Medical School of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

The work produced and the planning for future directions of the CAMHI's and the Youth Engagement scheme’s programs, were warmly received by the audience. Mental health professionals enthusiastically expressed their interest in future participation in the CAMHI educational and other activities under development.

The symposium’s agenda:

Chair & Discussant: Anastasia Koumoula

Speakers: Anastasia Koumoula - General Presentation of the Program

Vasiliki Eirini (Valia) Karagiorga - The Landscape Analysis Research

Efi Kapsimalli - Basic training, local needs assessment

Panagiota (Yulie) Balikou - Basic training, implementation

Anastasia Koumoula – Advanced Training in psychotherapeutic techniques

George Moschos - Youth Engagement Scheme