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9th World Congress for Psychotherapy 2020
9th World Congress
for Psychotherapy
"Children, Society and Future – the Planet of Psychotherapy"
June 26-29, 2020
Moscow, Russia

Keynote speakers

Albina LOKTIONOVA (Russia) Albina LOKTIONOVA (Russia)

Loktionova Albina V., M.D., Director, founder of the Institute of Integrative Childs Psychotherapy& Practical Psychology "Genesis" (Moscow).

Child, developmental, couples psychotherapist (gestalt and existential psychotherapy, systemic family work), the therapist of European registry, of the registry for child's therapists Vienna and Austria, the training therapist, supervisor.

Aleksandar MARCIKIK (Macedonia) Aleksandar MARCIKIK (Macedonia)

Aleksandar Marcikik, MD, psychiatrist, is a psychodrama therapist and one of the educators of the Psychodrama Association, “J. L. Moreno” (, President, member and one of the founders of the Macedonian Psychotherapy Association (MPA), a member of the European Association for Psychotherapy (EAP) and a member of the European Federation of Psychodrama (FEPTO).

Alexander KATKOV (Russia) Alexander KATKOV (Russia)

Professor Alexander L. Katkov, MD, is the rector of the International Institute for Social Psychotherapy (Saint-Petersburg).

In 1998, he was awarded an MD in both Psychiatry and Social Hygiene and Public Health. Since 2003, Professor Katkov has been acting as an official consultant and UNODC expert on drug issues (epidemiology, prevention, therapy, and rehabilitation) in Central Asia.

Alexander ZHUKOV  (Russia) Alexander ZHUKOV (Russia)

Born in 1960. Psychologist of the highest qualification category, works at the municipal centre «Rodnik» for psychological and educational assistance to young people.

Senior lecturer at the Novosibirsk State Teacher Training University. Holder of European Certificate of Psychotherapy (ECP), certified supervisor of PPL (Professional League for Psychotherapy, Russia), official instructor and trainer of PPL (international class).

Alfred PRITZ (Austria) – Honorary President of the Congress Alfred PRITZ (Austria) – Honorary President of the Congress

President of the World Council for Psychotherapy (WCP), Ph.D in Psychopathology and Pedagogics, General secretary of the European Association for Psychotherapy, rector and full professor of the Sigmund Freud University, Vienna Collaborator for the Austrian law for Psychotherapy and advisor in some European ministeries.

Alla SEMENOVA (Russia) Alla SEMENOVA (Russia)

Alla Ivanovna Semenova is a pediatrician, psychotherapist, immunologist and homeopath. She has a medical degree, graduated in 1964 from the 2nd Moscow State Medical Institute named N.I. Pirogov and commenced practice as a paediatrician. She has worked in the following fields: paediatrics, immunology and allergies, psycho-therapy, homeopathy, non-traditional and restorative medicine.

Andrey STRELCHENKO (Russia) Andrey STRELCHENKO (Russia)

Andrey Strelchenko is a psychotherapist, doctor of medical Sciences, psychotherapist of the European register of psychotherapists, Full member of the all-Russian professional psychotherapeutic League, member of the Board of the Association of specialists in rehabilitation medicine and the National Academy of active longevity.

Anna VASILYEVA (Russia) Anna VASILYEVA (Russia)
Anzhela AVAGIMYAN (Russia) Anzhela AVAGIMYAN (Russia)

Lomonosov Moscow State University Psychology Department (Honors Graduate). FSAEI HE I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation (Sechenov University), Associate Professor. No.1 N.A. Alekseyev Psychiatric Clinic, Moscow Health Department, Medical Psychologist. Certified consulting psychologist (certified by All Russian Professional Psychotherapeutical League (APPL).

Barbara FITZGERALD (Ireland) Barbara FITZGERALD (Ireland)

Barbara Fitzgerald is a registered psychoanalyst and psychotherapist with a private practice in Dublin. Having worked in hospital, clinical and private institutions over a period of thirty-five years, she also taught extensively in different educational institutions and has presented internationally at conferences in the UK and throughout Europe. She has worked as a consultant to organisations and companies, both in the private and public sectors in Ireland.

Chinmay PANDYA (India) Chinmay PANDYA (India)

Dr. Chinmay Pandya is grandson of one of the greatest scholars, seers, philosophers of recent times in India – Pt. Shriram Sharma Acharya (1911-1990), who was the founder of All World Gayatri Pariwar fraternity, which has 100 million members and thousands of global centers for social reform. He currently serves as Pro Vice Chancellor of Dev Sanskriti Vishwavidyalaya University (DSVV).

Courtenay YOUNG (UK) Courtenay YOUNG (UK)

Courtenay Young is a relatively well-known United Kingdom Council for Psychotherapy (UKCP) & European Association of Psychotherapy (EAP) accredited psychotherapist; a Body Psychotherapist; and a UK-NHS counsellor and supervisor. He lives and works near Edinburgh, Scotland. He is an Honorary Member of the European Association of Body Psychotherapist; and a member of the British Psychological Society.

Darlyne NEMETH (USA) Darlyne NEMETH (USA)

Darlyne G. Nemeth, Ph.D., M.P., M.P.A.P., clinical, medical, and neuropsychologist, has a broad-spectrum practice at The Neuropsychology Center of Louisiana (NCLA). Dr. Nemeth is a fellow of the American Psychological Association (APA) and the World Counsel for Psychotherapy (WCP). She has served on the APA Council of Representatives and has been a WCP representative to the United Nations (UN). She is currently serving as WCP’s Co-Secretary General.

Denis FEDORIAKA (Russia) Denis FEDORIAKA (Russia)

M.D., psychotherapist, full member, accredited supervisor and teacher of the Professional Psychotherapeutic League of Russia of the regional level, supervisor of the Russian psychotherapeutic association. Russia, St. Petersburg.

Dmitri KOVPAK (Russia) Dmitri KOVPAK (Russia)
Domingos NETO (Portugal) Domingos NETO (Portugal)

Domingos Neto (MD, Ph.D) is a psychiatrist who gave contributions in two distinct matters: Emotional Psychotherapy and Substance Abuse Treatment. For 25 years he holds the position of Visiting Assistant and Visiting Professor at the Chair of Psychiatry and Mental Health of the Faculty of Medical Sciences of Lisbon.

Ekaterina MAKAROVA (Russia) Ekaterina MAKAROVA (Russia)

Ekaterina Makarova is a head of the central council committee of the All-Russian professional psychotherapeutic league for training therapy, certified training therapist - advisor by PPL, accredited supervisor of PPL, lecturer of PPL of international level, chairman of the international section of the All-Russian Professional Psychotherapeutic League, chairman of the youth section of the World Council for Psychotherapy.

Elena KORABLINA (Russia) Elena KORABLINA (Russia)

Elena P. Korablina – Doctor of Psychology, Professor of the Department of Psychology of Professional Activities, A.I. Herzen State Pedagogical University of Russia, St.Petersburg.

Emilia AFRANGE (Brazil) Emilia AFRANGE (Brazil)

Emilia Afrange is a President of Latin-American Federation of Psychotherapy (2016-2018) (; Vice-President of Brazilian Association of Psychotherapy (2018-2019). She is a psychologist of the team specialized in Prematures at “Escola Paulista de Medicina”, a psychotherapist, a clinical psychologist, a teacher and a supervisor of Institute Sedes Sapientiae, an affiliated member of the Psychoanalysis Brazilian Society in São Paulo.

Enver CESKO (Kosovo) Enver CESKO (Kosovo)

Prof. Mag. Sci. Enver Cesko (Kosovo) is Mag. Science in Psychology, Pedagogy and Psychotherapy, President of the Kosovo Association for Psychotherapy - KAP, Prishtina, Director of the Kosovo Centre for Positive Psychotherapy - KCPP, Prishtina, President of Kosovo Body Psychotherapy Association – NOKTA, Prishtina, International Master Trainer, World Association for Positive Psychotherapy.

Eugenijus LAURINAITIS (Lithuania) Eugenijus LAURINAITIS (Lithuania)

Since 1977 Assoc. Prof. Eugenijus Laurinaitis, M.D., Ph.D., is an Associate Professor, Dept. of Psychiatry, Vilnius University and a Professor at Institute of Psychology, Mykolas Romeris University, Vilnius (teaching Clinical Psychology, Psychological Counselling, Psychiatry and Psychopathology.

Galina MAKAROVA (Russia) Galina MAKAROVA (Russia)

PhD., transactional analyst, supervisor, teacher and author. ECP holder, chairperson of the  «Eastern Version of Transactional Analysis» modality of Professional Psychotherapeutic League of Russia. Honorary Professor at the International Transactional Analysis Academy.

Igor DOBRIAKOV (Russia) Igor DOBRIAKOV (Russia)

Igor Dobriakov ia an Associate Professor, Candidate of Medical Sciences (PhD), Clinical Psychologist (EuroPsy), Psychiatrist of the highest qualification category, Senior Researcher of the Scientific and Organizational Department of the Federal State Budgetary Institution (FSBU) V.M. Bekhterev National Research Medical Center for Psychiatry and Neurology of the Ministry of Health of the Russian Federation, Head of the Department of Perinatal Psychology at the Institute of Practical Psychology “IMATON”.

Igor LYAKH (Russia) Igor LYAKH (Russia)

Igor Lyakh is a psychotherapist, counselor. He specializes in working with married couples and families,neuroses, emotional disorders, adjustment disorders, dependence disorders,acute crises, emergencies. Igor Lyakh counsels and provides psychotherapeutic help to the clients and patients from the Russian Federation and from abroad. He provides supervision and personal therapy to psychotherapists, psychologists and counselors.

Ilona ROMANOVA (Russia) Ilona ROMANOVA (Russia)

Ilona Romanova is psychologist, psychotherapist, supervisor. She specializes in psychodrama, cognitive-behavioral therapy, family therapy. She provides consultative and psychotherapeutic help on adaptation issues, advises families, leads therapeutic and training groups in the Russian Federation, near and far abroad. She European certificate of psychotherapist.


Inga Viktorovna Rumyantseva – psychologist, psychotherapist, vice-president of All-Russian Professional Psychotherapeutic League, Head of Regional branch of PPL Russia in Saint-Petersburg and North-Western Federal District of Russia. She is the official representative of the Supervision Committee of PPL in Saint-Petersburg.

Irina FEDOTOVA (Russia) Irina FEDOTOVA (Russia)

Irina Fedotova is a general Manager for the modality “Counselling in Applied Genealogy” intheProfessional Psychotherapeutic League of Russia, Head of the Moscow Department in the Academy of Applied Genealogy and International School of theLineage Culture of a Family, Co-chairperson of the Council for theLineage Culture in International Union of Non-Governmental Organizations “Assembly of the Peoples of Eurasia”.

Irina PANYUKOVA (Russia) Irina PANYUKOVA (Russia)

Panyukova Irina Anatolyevna, member of the Supervisory Board of SRS National Association for the Development of Psychotherapeutic and Psychological Science and Practice “Union of Psychotherapists and Psychologists”. Candidate of Medical Sciences, Associate Professor of the Department of Psychotherapy and Sexology of the Russian Medical Academy of Continuing Professional Education.


Irina Shestakova-Arkhangelskaya is a holder of the European Certificate for Psychotherapy, Board Member of the All-Russian Professional Psychotherapeutic League, Official representative of the General Board in the Central Federal District of Russian Federation, accredited trainer and supervisor at the international level, author of the projects «Psychotherapy of co-Congruity» and «Ambassador of Mental Health».


Professor Judy Kuriansky, Ph.D. is a noted international psychologist on the faculty at Columbia University Teachers College. At the United Nations, she is the Main Representative for the World Council for Psychotherapy (WCP) and the International Association of Applied Psychology, and past President of the Psychology Coalition of NGOs.

Katharina REBOLY (Austria) Katharina REBOLY (Austria)

Katharina Reboly, born 1981 in Graz, Austria is a psychotherapist, psychoanalyst and university developer. She is founding director of the branch of Sigmund Freud University in Berlin (SFU Berlin) since 2013. She graduated with a doctorate in psychotherapy science from Sigmund Freud University Vienna in 2016 and is an Assistent Professor at the faculty for psychotherapy science since 2018. In 2010 she was awarded the approval as a psychotherapist in Germany at the State Office of Health and Social Affairs LAGeSo Berlin as well as entry in the Austrian Psychotherapist List of the Federal Ministry of Health.

Kelly RAY (USA) Kelly RAY (USA)

Kelly Paulk Ray, Ph.D, MPAP, is a Licensed Advanced Practice Medical Psychologist (2012), Licensed Medical Psychologist (2010), holds the Certificate of Prescriptive Authority (Medical Psychologist), Postdoctoral Masters Degree in Clinical Psychopharmacology (2007), Doctor of Philosophy, Counseling Psychology (1999), Masters of Science, Clinical Psychology (1993), Bachelor of Arts, Psychology (1991).

Larisa DOKUCHAYEVA (Russia) Larisa DOKUCHAYEVA (Russia)

Larisa N. Dokuchayeva – PhD, Professor of the Non-Governmental Educational Institution «Academy of Rodologia», author of Rodologia – a science considering the kin development laws as a bio-social system, President of the League of Rodologia Professionals, President of the Regional Foundation «Family - XXI Century», full member of the PPL, Expert in Family аnd Social Law at the State Duma of the Russian Federation. Russia, Ekaterinburg.

Lidia SURINA (Russia) Lidia SURINA (Russia)

Lidia Surina is a PhD, analytical psychologist, psychotherapist, Jungian analyst, astropsychologist, coach. She specializes in working with life crises, individuation (spiritual and personal growth), neuroses, emotional disorder, symbiotic and narcotic dependence disorders. The professional preferences of Lidia Surina are analytical and transpersonal psychology, psychogenetics, Gestalt therapy, psychosynthesis.

Liudmila SERBINA (Russia) Liudmila SERBINA (Russia)

Liudmila Serbina - Ph.D, Dipl.PW, IAPOP member, psychotherapist of the European Association for Psychotherapy, the leader of the Process-Oriented Psychology and Psychotherapy in the Professional Psychotherapeutic League (Russia), Teacher of the Institute Integrative Psychology and Psychotherapy (Russia, Moscow).

Lyubov BITEKHTINA (Russia) Lyubov BITEKHTINA (Russia)

Psychologist, theologian, organizer of education and science, public figure, candidate of psychological sciences, professor, academician of the Russian Academy of Sciences, head of the Religiously Oriented Psychotherapy Department of Nursing Education, head of the department of theology and religious psychology of the Russian National Academy of Sciences, head of Peresvet Publishing House Radonezh saints.

Marina CHUKHROVA (Russia) Marina CHUKHROVA (Russia)

Doctor of Sciences (Medicine), Professor of the Department of psychology, pedagogy and law, head of the master's program "Psychology of personality" Novosibirsk state University of Economics and management, Professor of the Department of General Psychology and History of Psychology, head of the master's program "Deviantology" of the Novosibirsk state pedagogical University.

Maxim GONCHAROV (Russia) Maxim GONCHAROV (Russia)

Dr. Maxim Goncharov, MD, PhD, psychiatrist, psychotherapist in private practice, international master trainer of International Academy on Positive and Transcultural Psychotherapy (IAPP), member of the board of directors of the World Association of Positive and Transcultural Psychotherapy (WAPP). He is a leader of Positive Psychotherapy.

Mikhail BURNYASHEV (Russia) Mikhail BURNYASHEV (Russia)

Ph.D., Corresponding Member International Academy of Psychological Sciences. One of the founders and director of the Institute of Consulting and System Solutions (ICSS, Moscow); A practicing clinical psychologist, system therapist, organizational consultant, has been consulting since 1991. A pioneer of system-phenomenological psychotherapy (counseling) and a leading specialist in systemic constellations in Russia and the near abroad.

Mikhail RESHETNIKOV (Russia) Mikhail RESHETNIKOV (Russia)

Prof. Mikhail Reshetnikov, MD, PhD, Meritorious Scientist of Russia. East European Psychoanalytical Institute, Rector (St. Petersburg, Russia). All-Russian Council for Psychotherapy and Consalting (Moscow, Russia), Member of the Board. European Confederation of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapies, (Vienna, Austria) Past-President.


Mohammad Khodayarifard is a professor of Clinical Child Psychology and also the Dean of the Faculty of the Psychology and Educationat the University of Tehran. His main research interests focus on psychology of religion, positive psychology and psychotherapy. He is a board member of the World Council for Psychotherapy (WCP) and an invited speaker at the8th World Congress for Psychotherapy (Paris, 24-28 July 2017).

Nevena CALOVSKA (Serbia) Nevena CALOVSKA (Serbia)

Nevena Calovska Hertzog is an M.D, Ph.D, psychiatrist. She is a Professor at the Department of Psychology, Faculty of Media and Communication in Belgrade, Serbia. Her education: higher medical education, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade (1970-1976); specialization in Neurology and Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade (1977-1980); Doctoral studies and dissertation, School of Medicine, University of Belgrade (1989); Diploma in Systemic Family Therapy (1990).

Nicole AKNIN (France) Nicole AKNIN (France)

Nicole Aknin is the President of ECPP - French Branch (European Confederation of Psychoanalytical Psychotherapy) She was born in Casablanca (Morocco) on April 23, 1951. Married, mother of two children. ECP (European Certificate for Psychotherapy) holder ECPP (European Certificate for Psychoanalytical Psychotherapy) holder ECPP (European Certificate for Psychoanalytical Psychotherapy) president.

Nikolay KLEPIKOV (Russia) Nikolay KLEPIKOV (Russia)

Nikolay Klepikov (Russia) – Candidate of biological sciences, Head of the Committee of the Balint Movement of OPPL, leader-supervisor of the Balint groups of OPPL, lecturer of OPPL of the international level, lecturer of the Moscow institute of psychoanalysis, President of the Russian Balint Society. Training analyst and supervisor of ECPP, training therapist and senior lecturer of the International society for symboldrama.

Nikolay LINDE (Russia) Nikolay LINDE (Russia)

Nikolay Linde is a consulting psychologist, psychology lecturer. Author of Emotion-Image therapy, leader of Emotion-Image therapy section at Professional Psychotherapeutic League of Russia, President of Center for Emotion-Image. Specialization: emotion dysfunctions and emotional dependency, psychosomatics, work with life scenarios, inner child, grief, psychological trauma, phobia, panick attacks, etc. Acts as consultant and psychotherapist, executes personal therapy and supervision for active consulting psychologists.

Nikolay NEZNANOV (Russia) Nikolay NEZNANOV (Russia)
Nina LAVROVA (Russia) Nina LAVROVA (Russia)

Nina Lavrova is a chairman of the Supervisory board of the SRO «National Association for the development of psychotherapeutic and psychological science and practice "Union of psychotherapists and psychologists", director of the Center for systemic counseling and training «Synergia» (St. Petersburg, Russia), head of the Committee for mediation of PPL, head of modality Systemic family psychotherapy: Eastern version of PPL.

Oleg GADETSKY (Russia) Oleg GADETSKY (Russia)

Ph.D. in philosophy, rector of the Institute of value-oriented psychology, President of the Value-Oriented Psychology Association, the head of the international educational project "Psychology of the third Millennium", which has offices in different countries, psychologist-coach, consultant, creator of the method of value-oriented psychology (VOP).

Oleg STAROSTIN (Russia) Oleg STAROSTIN (Russia)

Oleg A. Starostin is a psychotherapist, Ph.D in Medicine, full-fledged member and head of the «Sand therapy» of Russian Professional Psychotherapeutic League, President of Sand Therapy Association, Rector of International Academy of Integral Psychotherapy and Training (“IAIPT”), Saint-Petersburg, Russia.


Andronnikova Olga Olegovna is a candidate of psychological sciences, dean of the faculty of psychology, Novosibirsk State Pedagogical University under Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation, Chairman of the Novosibirsk branch of the All-Russian public organization "Federation of Educational Psychologists of Russia", Full member of the Professional Psychotherapeutic League (PPL).


Olga Prykhodchenko is a full member and a Board member of All-Russian Professional Psychotherapeutic League, manager at the international level of the PPL Russia, Executive Secretary of the General Board of the PPL Russia, Head of the Disciplinary Comission of the SRO "Union of psychotherapists and psychologists". Russia, Novosibirsk.

Paul BOYESEN (France) Paul BOYESEN (France)

Paul Boyesen had practiced as a psychotherapist in Paris. He is a founder of Psycoorganic Analysis, the President of Boysen Foundation, served as President of  EAPOA; is an Honoured President of APSOS,AAPOA-DGPOA; Director of EFAPO in Paris (a private institution of free higher education, Paris Academy). Paul has a great experience in psychoanalysis (Jungian and Lang schools).

Peter SCHULTHESS (Switzerland) Peter SCHULTHESS (Switzerland)

Peter Schulthess, MSc, is a gestalt psychotherapist practicing in Zurich. He teaches gestalt therapy Switzerland an in several other countries. Peter has been working as a Gestalt therapist since 1996 in private practice. He is a past president of the European Association for Gestalt Therapy, past president of the Swiss Charter for Psychotherapy and Coordinator of the Study “PAP-S” (Practice-Study-Ambulant Psychotherapy – Switzerland).

Polina EFREMOVA (Russia) Polina EFREMOVA (Russia)

Polina Efremova – psychologist, master-trainer in positive psychotherapy, director of Moscow Center of Positive Psychotherapy, holder of the European certificate for psychotherapy, general manager of positive psychotherapy approach in PPL. Moscow, Russia.

Rashit TUKAEV (Russia) Rashit TUKAEV (Russia)

Rashit Tukaev, MD, professor of department of psychotherapy and sexology of   RMACPE, president of ASCH, member of scientific committee of IFPPC.

Semyon YESSELSON (Russia) Semyon YESSELSON (Russia)

Semyon Borisovich Yesselson is an existential therapist, board member of the Federation for Existential Therapy in Europe (FETE), head of Existential therapy modality at the National Umbrella Organization of Russia (OPPL), president of the interregional non-governmental organization “National Association of Existential Counselors and Therapists”, board chairman of the International Institute for Existential Counseling (MIEK).

Sergey HORUJY (Russia) Sergey HORUJY (Russia)

Horujy Sergey S., Head Researcher, Institute of Philosophy of the Russian Academy of Science, Head of the Center of Synergic Anthropology of the National University “Higher School of Economics”, Member of the Academy “Sapientia et Scientia” (Roma, Italy), Moscow, Russian Federation.


Dr. Sheila O’Sullivan is an experienced integrative psychotherapist and clinical with experience of working in a number of therapeutic organisations as well as in private practice .An engaging, high-experienced and enthusiastic lecturer; possesses 8 years’ experience of teaching psychotherapy, counselling and social psychology at colleges, universities as an associate lecturer at the Open University.

Snežana MILENKOVIĆ (Serbia) Snežana MILENKOVIĆ (Serbia)

Snežana D. Milenković, Distinguished Professor of Psychology and Psychotherapy at the Faculty of Philosophy, Department of Psychology, University of Novi Sad, received her MA in psychology (1981) and doctorate in medicine in (1992) from Belgrade University. She has devoted her professional career to the teaching, practice, and study of psychotherapy.

Svetlana KOSTROMINA (Russia) Svetlana KOSTROMINA (Russia)
Tatiana KARAVAEVA (Russia) Tatiana KARAVAEVA (Russia)
Tatyana NIKIFOROVA (Russia) Tatyana NIKIFOROVA (Russia)

Child and family psychologist, art therapist, fairy tale therapist, Full member, official teacher and personal therapist of PPL. Russia, Bratsk.

Toby Sigrún HERMAN (Iceland) Toby Sigrún HERMAN (Iceland)

Toby Sigrún Herman is an MHR, Supervisor, Family Therapist, Certified Psychotherapist, EAP European Register, Certified Educator, Career & Guidance Counselor, Ministry of Education, Science and Culture, Iceland; Former Delegate Iceland to EAP and EFTA; Former member Board of Specialists, Family Therapy Program, Inst. of Continuing Education, University of Iceland.

Valentina Chernyavskaya (Russia) Valentina Chernyavskaya (Russia)

Chernyavskaya Valentina Stanislavovna – Head of the department of philosophy and legal psychology, doctor of pedagogical sciences, professor of psychology, head of seaside office of the Russian psychological society, chairman of the board of Seaside professional association of psychologists. Summary.

Valeria DON (South Korea) Valeria DON (South Korea)

Valeria Don (Seoul, South Korea). Psychology consultant. Active member and representative of All-Russian professional psychotherapy league in South Korea. Member of Organizing committee at Worldwide congress of Psychotherapy. Consultant - paraclete at The seminar "Basic consultation and counseling".

Veniamin KOLPACHNNIKOV (Russia) Veniamin KOLPACHNNIKOV (Russia)

Candidate of psychological sciences (Ph.D.), Associate Professor of the Center for fundamental and consultative personology of the National Research University "Higher School of Economics", President of the Russian society of person-centered approach, member of the Russian Psychological Society, associate member of the Center for the Studies of the Person(La Jolla, California, USA), client-centered psychotherapist, supervisor and coach. Russia, Moscow.

Vera ARSENEVA (Russia) Vera ARSENEVA (Russia)

Arseneva Vera Vladimirovna is a medical (clinical) psychologist, works at the department and clinic of neurosurgery in Military Medical Academy S.M.Kirov, head of section "Student Psychotherapeutic Club RPA/SPBGU", head of modality "Person-centered (reconstructive) psychotherapy" of Professional Psychotherapeutic League, coach and supervisor of person-centered (reconstructive) psychotherapists society. Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Victor MAKAROV (Russia) – President of the Congress Victor MAKAROV (Russia) – President of the Congress

Professor Victor Makarov, MD, doctor of medical sciences is the President of the All-Russian Professional Psychotherapeutic League and the National Self-Regulating Organization "Union of Psychotherapists and Psychologists", President elect of the Asian Federation of Psychotherapy, Vice-President of the World Council for Psychotherapy and Head of the Department of Psychotherapy and Sexology of the Russian Medical Academy of Continuous Professional Education.

Viktor KUZOVKIN (Russia) Viktor KUZOVKIN (Russia)

Candidate of psychological sciences (PhD), Associate Professor, Professor of the Psychological Counseling Division, Psychology Department, Moscow Region State University; the head of the non-commercial partnership «Scientific-Practical Centre «TRIAD»; full member and co-chairman of the modality «Client-Centered Therapy» of the Professional Psychotherapists’ League.

Vlada TITOVA (Russia) Vlada TITOVA (Russia)

MD, Ph.D., associate professor, department of psychosomatic medicine and psychotherapy, St. Petersburg State Pediatric Medical University. A practicing psychiatrist, psychotherapist, narcologist. Member of the Academic Council on the United Nations System (ACUNS). Psychotherapist of the European register of psychotherapists, holder of The World Certificate for Psychotherapy (WCPC).

Vladimir SGIBOV (Russia) Vladimir SGIBOV (Russia)

Doctor of Medical Science, Professor, academician of the Russian Academy of Medico-Technical Science and Natural Science, Director of the Research and Practical Centre “Psychotherapy”, Full Member of the Professional Psychotherapeutic League, psychotherapist of the Unified Register for Professional Psychotherapists of Europe, Russia, Penza.

Vladimir SLABINSKY (Russia) Vladimir SLABINSKY (Russia)

Vladimir Y. Slabinsky - Ph.D., Associate Professor of the Scientific-Clinical and Educational Center "Psychotherapy and Clinical Psychology" of the Institute for High Medical Technology affiliated with St. Petersburg State University, Director of ANCO FVE "St. Petersburg School of Psychotherapy and Psychology of Attitude", President of the International Association “Positive Dynamic Psychotherapy”. Saint Petersburg, Russia.

Vladimir VINOKUR (Russia) Vladimir VINOKUR (Russia)

Vladimir Vinokur, PhD, DSc, professor, Department of Psychotherapy, Medical Psychology and Sexology, North-West state medical university n.a. I.Mechnokov (St. Petersburg, Russia); senior lecturer, East-European institute for psychoanalysis; president, Balint Association (Russia); member, Council of International Balnt Federation; member, editorial board of «Balint–Journal (Zeitschrift der Deutschen Balint–Gessellschaft)» (Germany).

Yuri SHEVCHENKO (Russia) Yuri SHEVCHENKO (Russia)

Shevchenko Yuri Stepanovich is a doctor of medical sciences, Professor, head of the Department of child psychiatry and psychotherapy of the Russian Medical Academy of continuous postgraduate education, Chief of child and adolescent psychiatry Rams educational-scientific medical center “of the property management Department of the President of the Russian Federation”.

Zoran MILIVOJEVIĆ (Serbia) Zoran MILIVOJEVIĆ (Serbia)

Dr. med. Zoran Milivojević, is a psychotherapist, transactional analyst, supervisor, teacher and author. President of Serbian Union of Associations of Psychotherapists, and of TA Centre – Association of Transactional Analysts of Serbia. Director of International Transactional Analysis Academy (Ljubljana, Slovenia) and of International Transactional Analysis Institute (Ljubljana, Slovenia). Professional director of Psychepolis Institute (Novi Sad, Serbia).


Psyco-Organic Therapist ( member of European and World Registers), Leader of Psyco-Organic module in Russian Federation, current member of PPL, EAP, member of Ethics Commitee of Self Regulated Organisation Association of Psychologists and Psycotherapists, national delegate from Russian Federation in ЕАPОА, International level Trainer, Supervisor in OPPL, Personal Therapist, Trainer for Pre-training for Psyco-Organic Analysis students (Cities of Moscow and Anapa).

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