Kalliopi Triantafyllou


Lecturer in Clinical Psychology


Kalliopi Triantafyllou is a Lecturer in Clinical Psychology at Neapolis Paphos University. She studied at the Department of Philosophy and Social Studies at the University of Crete and at the Department of Psychology at the University of Crete. In 2003 she completed the Postgraduate Program (MSc) “Psychological Approaches to Health” at the University of Leeds, UK, while in 2012 she received her PhD in Clinical Psychology at the University of Manchester, UK. In her PhD she focused on emotional difficulties in adolescents, and in particular she examined how maternal perceptions relate to the perceptions and feelings of adolescents with internalizing disorders. She has been trained in systemic family and couple therapy at EPIPSY, in collaboration with the First Psychiatric Clinic of the National and Kapodistrian University of  Athens.

From 2012 to 2020, she was a scientific associate at the Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, “Agia Sophia” Children’s Hospital. During that time, she worked as a researcher in preventive interventions for preschool and school-age children, clinically and as a teaching staff in scientific seminars for mental health professionals, as well as in the MSc ” Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health ” School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Since 2020, she is a scientific associate at the MSc “Addictοlogy” School of Medicine National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.

Her scientific publications  focus on the mental health of children and adolescents and in particular on emotional difficulties, post-traumatic stress and behavioral problems in the child and adolescent population.