Zoi is a licenced Clinical Psychologist practitioner. She has received her BSc from University of Nicosia and her MA in Clinical and Health Psychology in Eotvos Lorand University in Budapest. She is currently completing her four years training ?n Integrative Psychotherapy at the Cyprus Institute of Integrative Psychotherapy.
Zoi has previously worked as a Programme Officer in the Association for the Prevention and Handling of Violence in the Family, in counselling services through the National Helpline for Domestic Violence and one-to-one therapeutic sessions with victims and perpetrators of domestic violence. Additionally, she was giving training seminars to children, adolescents and other professionals through workshops and interactive workshops about Domestic and Gender Based Violence. In the past Zoi worked in Makarios Hospital, Thalasaimia department, providing psychotherapy to chronic patients and developing therapeutic protocols supporting the patients and their families to cope with the negative effects of the illness. For the last 6 years she is a Trainer, collaborating with Cyprus Family Planning Association and the Mediterranean Institute for Gender Studies, dealing with sexual and reproductive rights, sexual health, sexuality education, gender equality etc.
Currently, Zoi is working at the “Hope For Children HFC” CRC Policy Center, as a Clinical Psychologist. She is based at the “Children’s House”, implementing assessment and intervention for cases of suspected child sexual abuse, as well as written reports or giving testimony at trials.