27 May 2022 18:00
Growth Hacking Cyprus Studio, Paphos
In our next Sofa Talk we discuss one of the most difficult role we are called to undertake, being a parent. We analyze the definition of parenting from different perspectives with guests whose experience will help answer the most critical questions. Evangelia Dimitriou refers to the role of the parent in the upbringing of the child and how this can influence its emotional development. Christiana Genie poses dilemma of raising kids so they become "Right people in society" or free spirited adults and suggests ways we can empower them to support their views and take responsibility. Stephen Machucas highlights the biggest eating mistakes parents make in shaping their child's eating habits and suggests healthy eating choices. Marigeorgia Voskaridou gives advice on how parents can help children in the career decision-making process, communicate more effectively with them and create a supportive environment. The talks will be in Greek
Psychotherapist - Family therapist
Counseling Children & Young People
Mrs. Evangelia Demetriou specializes in Psychotherapy and Counseling children and young people. She maintains her own private practise offering psychotherapy, counseling, life coaching and neuro-linguistic programming services to help children, teenagers and adults facing challenges in their lives. She will refer to the role of the parent in the upbringing of the child and how this can influence its healthy emotional development.
Child and Adult Coach
Specialising on Parenting
What is our role as parents? To raise kids so they become "Right people in society" or free spirited adults ? Why do most parents choose to invest in "right" and not free children? How can a parent raise children who can support their views and take on responsibilities.
Clinical Dietitian – Nutritionist
Sports Dietitian, MSc
Even though we live in a time where there are abudant healthy food choices, how are the trend of childhood obesity keep on rising? Which foods should children focus on and are they getting enough nutrients? Which are some of the biggest feeding mistakes parents make, in shaping their children's approach to food
Career Development Counselor,
Marigeorgia Voskaridou specializes in the field of career counseling and professional development , supporting students and adults to discover their potential and shape the mindset that will bring them closer to personal and professional happiness. She will explain how parents can help children in the career decision-making process, communicate more effectively with them and create a supportive environment.
Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapist,
Life Coach, Certified Trainer (HRDA)
Maria who will be hosting this sofa talk holds a degree in Psychology, a Master’s Degree in Cognitive and Educational Psychology. She is a Specialized Cognitive Behavioral Psychotherapist and has been trained in Coaching and Mentoring. She has experience as an instructor and presenter of seminars, experiential workshops, conferences, but also as an organizer of educational programs. She deals with adult education and psychotherapy with individuals and groups for personal development.