Master of Arts in Marriage and Family Therapy

Hofstra University, Hempstead, New York, USA
Date of Graduation: May 2001

AAMFT Clinical Practical Training and Supervision

by Dr. Daniel Araoz, ED.D., ABPP, NCC, Malverne, NY, USA

Bachelor of Science in Psychology, Minor Sociology

University of Laverne, Athens Campus, Greece
Date of Graduation: May 1997

Post training

  • 2023

    Grief Educator Certification Training,

    Led by David Kessler

  • 2021-2022

    Sensorimotor Psychotherapy for Trauma Themes Certification Training, Level I Sensory Motor Psychotherapy Institute

    Led by Jennifer Gardner


  • 2021-2023

    ISST Certification training in Sandplay Therapy

    Led by Linda Cunningham, PhD, LMFT

  • 2021-2022

    Foundations of Polyvagal Informed Practice, The Polyvagal Institute

    Led by Deb Dana


  • 2021

    Complex Trauma Certification Training Level 1 & 2 (CCTP/CCTP-II)

    Led by Janina Fisher

  • 2020-2022

    IFS Institute, Internal Family Systems Official Training

    ~Level 1~
    Led by Nancy Sowell, MSW, LICSW

    ~Level 2~
    Depression, Anxiety and Shame

    Led by Ann Sinko, LMFT and Mike Elkin, MA, LMFT, NBCCH

    Deepening and Expanding
    Led by Osnat Arbel

    Trauma and Neuroscience
    Led by Frank Anderson MD

    ~Level 3~
    Led by Richard Schwartz


  • 2020-2021

    The Power of Awareness - Mindfulness Training

    Led by Jack Kornfield Ph.D., and Tara Brach Ph.D.

  • 2020-2021

    Trauma Research Foundation Certificate in Traumatic Stress Studies

    Led by Bessel van der Kolk, Ph.D


  • 2020-2021

    The Gottman Institute, Clinical Foundations in Gottman Method Couples Therapy, Clinical Training Level One and Level Two

    Led by John M. Gottman, Ph.D., and by Julie Schwartz Gottman, Ph.D

  • 2020-2021

    The Milton H. Erickson Foundation, Intensive Ericksonian Hypnosis and Therapy Training Program - Level A, B, C and D

    Led by Jeffrey Zeig Ph.D.


  • 2020-2021

    Focus System Training and The Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP), a non-invasive application of Polyvagal Theory

    Led by Stephen Porges, Ph.D.

  • 2019-2020

    Eliminating Anxiety, Panic, and Worry: Certified Clinical Anxiety Treatment, Professional (CCATP) Training Course

    Led by Ron Siegel Ph.D.


  • 2019-2020

    Certified ADHD Professional (ADHD-CCSP) Intensive Training Course

    Evidence-Based Strategies for Managing ADHD across the Lifespan
    Led by David Nowell Ph.D., Clinical Neuropsychologist

  • 2019-2020

    Integrative Trauma Treatment Masterclass

    Janina Fischer PhD, One Year On line Certification Course, NAADAC Approved Education Provider


  • 2018-2019

    The Power of Self-Compassion: A Step-by-Step Training to Bring Kindness and Inner Strength to Any Moment of Your Life

    Kristin Neff PhD and Chris Germer PhD, The Center For Mindful Self-Compassion

  • 2017

    Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Personality Disorders

    The Beck Institute, Led by Ruth Beck


  • 2017

    Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Depression

    The Beck Institute, Led by Ruth Beck

  • 2017

    Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Anxiet

    The Beck Institute, Led by Ruth Beck


  • 2017

    Essentials of CBT: The Beck Approach Certificate

    The Beck Institute, Led by Ruth Beck

  • 2016-2017

    Ericksonian Hypnosis for Psychotherapy, Mastery Course

    Led by Jeffrey K Zeig, Ph.D


  • 2015

    Analytical Psychology, Winter Intensive Study Program

    C.G Jung Institute

  • 2014

    Interpersonal Neurobiology and Mindsight Comprehensive Certificate

    Led by Daniel Siegel Ph.D


  • 2010-14

    Anger Management Training

    Joan Atwood, Ph.D

  • 2010-15

    Training and Certification in Family Constellations Therapy

    Dimitris Stavropoulos, Ph.D, Bert Hellinger Institute


  • 2008-9

    Basic EMDR Training and Certification

    Tessa Pratou, Institute of Trauma Therapy

  • 2006

    The Minuchin Center for Family training and supervision

    Dr. Salvador Minuchin


  • 2006

    Couple’s Therapy, A Research Based Approach

    John M. Gottman, Ph.D, Mt. Sinai Hospital

  • 2005

    Ackerman institute for the Family Clinical Externship


  • 2004

    Marital Therapy; A Research Based Approach

    John M. Gottman,Ph.D, Mt. Sinai

  • 2001-2004

    The James Satterwhite Academy for Child Welfare Training: Core Training for Clinical Supervisors

    by New York City Administration for Children’s Services


  • 1999-2001

    Parent Education and Custody Effectiveness Training (PEACE)

    Joan Atwood, Ph.D, Hofstra University

  • 1995-1997

    Supervised Extensive Family Systems Training,

    Mony Elkaim, Ph.D, Center of Family Therapy