T.E.I. Thessaloniki – Physiotherapy degree grade “VERY GOOD” (7-7-1982)
From 01/08/1983, till 30 - 9 - 84 401 GSNA,
POSITION: Second Lieutenants Healthcare, ICU Physiotherapist
Head of Physiotherapy department at the "Agios Savvas" Hospital.
Founder and Director of the prototype Center for Functional Rehabilitation "PHYSIO release".
School of Practical Sanitation - 401 GSNA ( 01/12/82 ) .
SPACE LASER HELLAS, Laser Seminar in Physical Therapy 23-24 / 4/ 88 .
THE McKENZIE INSTITUTE - The Spine, Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (2/10/88).
STOKE MANDEVILLE HOSPITAL - NATIONAL SPINAL INJURY CENTER, UK , Assessment and treatment of the acute spinal cord injury and especially the Cervical injury requiring intensive care - Cover all the topics in the list (24/8/90).
CERTIFICATE OF LASER SEMINAR ATTENDANCE (11/2/95), LONDON, UK
Myofascial Approach for the upper Quadrant (6-7 / 11/96), NYC, USA
Myofascial Approach for the lower Quadrant (7-8 / 11/96), NYC, USA
Advanced Myofascial Therapy (9 -10 / 11/96), NYC, USA
Neurofascial Approach: Neural Mobilization (8 -9 / 11/96) NYC, USA
Clinical Application in Manual Therapy for Back Problems (12/10/97), NYC, USA
Strain - Counter Strain (upper), (19/10/97), NYC, USA
Strain - Counter Strain (lower), (23/03/98), NYC, USA
Fellowship in Manual Therapy New York, USA, May - June 1998
Dry Needling (upper) - Dry Needling (lower), (October 1998), NYC, and USA
EMG - Biofeedback (29/11/98).
LASER THERAPY - Clinical Aspects in Medicine / Physiotherapy - of the Third World Association for Laser Therapy Congress (10 - 13 May, 2000).
Upgrading program in HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION for executives of Public Administration, which was held by the PUBLIC MANAGEMENT Department of the NATIONAL PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION CENTER ( 22/05/2000 - 02/06/2000 ) .
CranioSacral Therapy Level I Workshop, The Upledger Institute, INC. ( 02/12/2001 ) .
CranioSacral Therapy Level II Workshop, The Upledger Institute, INC. ( 18/11/2001 ) .
SomatoEmotional Release Level I, The Upledger Institute, INC. ( 31/03/2003 ) .
SomatoEmotional Release Level II, The Upledger Institute, INC. (08/09/2003).
Advance 1 & 2 Kinesiotaping course I, Physiopraxis (18 -19 / 2/2006).
Workshop - Applications of CranioSacral Therapy for a Variety of Dysfunctions, John E Upledger DO OMM and Lisa Upledger DC CST-D, London, UK 22-23 - 24/04/2006
Clinical Symposium with John E Upledger DO OMM and Lisa Upledger DC CST-D, London, UK 29/04/2006
Advance 3 & 4 Kinesiotaping, Physiopraxis (9 -10 / 12/2006)
Kinetic Control - Movement Dysfunction Course 11/12 Ιανουαρίου 2007
17-18-19 March 07 / KINETIC CONTROL - 'Movement Dysfunction Course "- Diagnosis of mechanical Back Pain ∧ stability Retraining of the Lumbar Spine.
MANUAL NEUROTHERAPY 1rst Level 26 - 28 September 2008 trainer Nico Pauly, PT, MNT
MANUAL NEUROTHERAPY 2nd Level 24-26 October 2008 trainer Nico Pauly, PT, MNT
MANUAL NEUROTHERAPY 3rd Level 12-14 December 2008 , instructor Nico Pauly, PT, MNT
MANUAL NEUROTHERAPY / NSFT - Spine tuning 31/1 - 1 February 2009 trainer Nico Pauly, PT, MNT
Anatomical and Topographical Foot Reflexology, February 2009
Neuroreflectory Soft tissue Friction Techniques and Spine Tuning I, II trainer Nico Pauly, PT, MNT 15 March 2009
VISCERAL MOBILIZATION I ( visceral MOBILIZATION ) trainer Griet Rondel, MNT-NR International, 8-9-10/5/2009
VISCERAL MOBILIZATION II ( splanchnic MOBILIZATION ) , trainer Griet Rondel MNT-NR International, 19-20-21/6/2009
PAIN CLINICAL REASONING AND HANDLING - Part 1, trainer Nico Pauly, MNT-NR International, 18-19-20/9/2009
EXPLAIN PAIN and a neuromatrix approach to chronic pain & Biologising Pain, trainer Lorimer Moseley, PT 26-27/9/2009
PAIN CLINICAL REASONING AND HANDLING - Part 2, trainer Nico Pauly, MNT-NR International, December 2009
MANUAL NEUROTHERAPY - NR / UPGRATE, trainer Nico Pauly, Greit Rondel, MNT-NR International, 20 - 21/11/11
> Postgraduate Student in the postgraduate program "HEALTH ADMINISTRATION", co-organized by the University of Piraeus and the Technological Educational Institute of Piraeus. (Cancelled)
> Monthly columnist in the specialized in medical issues site : www.et-medicaltv.com
Annual Conference with the topic < PHYSIOTHERAPY & ONCOLOGY > at the Amphitheatre of the Hospital " Agios Savvas ".
Participation with speeches in the following conferences.
For the purposes of the Article with topic "The touch that heals", signed by journalist Chara Bouryani was published by the magazine ELLE October 2012, I was asked to make a brief reference to the role of Physiotherapy in chronic musculoskeletal problems.
Posted in daily financial newspaper "KERDOS" ( 19 April 2012 ), my interview on the need to upgrade the role of the physiotherapist in the NHS, but also how I envision the redefining of the role of Physiotherapy in Greek society. Read the topic here: http://physio.gr/files/kerdos1.pdf
Presentation of the ' secondary lymphoedema ' treatment within the curriculum of the educational program: "apofasiZO yiati gnoriZO 2011 " organized by the Panhellenic Association of Women with Breast Cancer " Alma Zois" , November 2012.
11th Workshop " Physical Therapy & Oncology " , Chairman of the Organizing and Scientific Committee , Nov. 10, 2012 .
11th Workshop " Physical Therapy & Oncology " , a lecture on ' The Role of Physical Therapy in the NHS ' , Nov. 10, 2012 .
Lecture " Our Therapeutic Horizon " , the 11th Conference of S.E.R. , 5/2/2012
Lecture : ' Secondary Lymphedema - Monitoring the effectiveness of the treatment " , in 8th SCIENTIFIC WORKSHOP " K.E.F.I. " ATHENS , 20/11/2011
Presentation of the ' secondary lymphoedema ' treatment within the curriculum of the educational program: "apofasiZO yiati gnoriZO 2011 " organized by the Panhellenic Association of Women with Breast Cancer " Alma Zois" , 19/11/2011.
Monitored 'Contemporary approaches to cancer treatment ' Workshop - ' Health & Society ' , Tuesday 08/11/2011 , National Research Foundation .
Lecture on " Craniosacral System " guest of NEW YORK COLLEGE in association with the International Academy of Osteopathy (IAO), 8 April 2011.
Link Parkinson patients , Workshop " For the people, project conclusion with Parkinson " 12/3/2011, lecturing on : ' Craniosacral Therapy: Example of mild physical therapy approach to Parkinson '.
Lecture on ' Autism and Craniosacral Therapy by Dr. John Upledger ', invited by the Centre ' Word Mind - Day center for children with autism from the age of 6-7 till 12 ', 18 December 2010 .
Lecture on ' Introduction to CranioSacral Therapy by Dr. John Upledger ', Metropolitan College, 15 December 2010.
Lecture on ' Prevention and Recovery Care instructions after mastectomy ' , invited by the Panhellenic Association of Women with Breast Cancer "Alma Zois" , December 11, 2010 .
7th Scientific workshop of the Association of Cancer " K.E.F.I " ' Cancer... it can be defeated', lecture on " The Role of Physical Therapy ," November 28, 2010
10th Workshop " Physical Therapy & Oncology " , a lecture on ' What we remember from 10 years of Physical Therapy and Oncology Meeting, 13 November 2010.
Leacture on " Physical Therapy & Oncology " guest of the Rotary Club of Athens , October 19, 2010 .
Lecture on ' Rehabilitation and Care instructions after mastectomy ', invited by the Panhellenic Association of Women with Breast Cancer "Alma Zois" , October 24, 2009 .
3rd Conference on ' The Social Worker in Oncology ' 12 -13 June 2009 - ' Lymphedema '
1st Conference of Complementary and Alternative Therapies 4-5 / April 2009 - ' Introduction to
CranioSacral Therapy by Dr. John Upledger '
8th Conference " Physical Therapy & Oncology " presentation of " Introduction to Oncology Rehabilitation - The Role of Physical Therapy " November 8, 2008
12th Panhellinic Congress of Psychosocial Oncology announcement : " Secondary Lymphedema - Effectiveness of treatment " , Saturday, Oct. 18, 2008 .
12th National Congress of Psychosocial Oncology Educational workshop: " Lymphoedema Laboratory: Prevention - Rehabilitation Fundamentals ". Friday, October 17, 2008
"Significance of body posture Analysis" - 29 Μarch 2008 - MEDICEXPO 2008 medical exhibition / Medical Conferences "Hellenic Medical Seminars".
UPLEDGER INSTITUTE, U.K. -Table Assistant in the CranioSacral Therapy I laboratory, Athens , 17-20 January 2008.
DIODOS Personal Growth & Healing Center, lecture on: " Meet Dr. John Upledger's Craniosacral Therapy", 1/12/2007.
National Cancer Conference, TOPIC : " Metastatic Bone Disease - Physiotherapy - Kinetic Rehabilitation" 30/11/2007
11th Panhellenic Congress of Psychosocial Oncology , TOPIC 1: " Pathological Fractures - Physiotherapy - Postoperative Rehabilitation". TOPIC 2: " Rehabilitation of secondary lymphedema in oncology patient " 24/11/2007
7th Conference " Physical Therapy & Oncology ," TOPIC: " Body posture and Health - Introduction" 10/11/2007.
11th Panhellenic Congress of Psychosocial Oncology , Athens 23-25 November 2007 .
Participated in the Scientific Advisory Committee of the Congress.
Rapporteur of the training course series related to the newly appointed nursing staff of the Hospital " Agios Savvas ", organized by the Hospital Administration in collaboration with the Nursing department in the time period from 26/04/07 until 28/06/07 .
6th Conference " Physical Therapy & Oncology ", Athens 11/11/06. TOPIC: " Spondyl sections with increased excitability."
19th Annual Orthopaedic Oncology Congress with international participation . TOPIC: "Physiotherapy - Postoperative Rehabilitation" , Kalamata 5 - 6/5/2006
Conference - Understanding Trauma and Adaptation - Managing the neural, myofascial and psychological issues, London, 25 - 26/4/2006
Assistant to Professor John Page at "CranioSacral Therapy I" workshop, London 2-5 December 2005.
13 PANHELLINIC CANCER CONFERENCE, 24 - 27/11/2005 Round table with subject "Pathological Fractures, Physical Rehabilitation.”
5th Workshop "PHYSIOTHERAPY & ONCOLOGY" 12/11/05
"Functional Restoration of Pathological Fracture '
19th CONGRESS E.E.E.F. 4-5-6/11/2005 " Introduction to Dr. JOHN UPLEDGER'S CranioSacral Therapy"
9o CONFERENCE PSYCHOSOCIAL ONCOLOGY , Athens 7-9 October 2005
a) " The technique < Psychosomatic Release > to the oncology patient - Case report
b ) " The value of Lymphatic drainage to rehabilitation of the lymphoedema ."
SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE S.V.I.E. 15/11/2004 - "Care and Mobilisation of patients in ICU "
4th Workshop " PHYSIOTHERAPY & ONCOLOGY " 13/11/2004 - " Feeling Pain "
Lecture on " Introduction to Dr. Upledger's CranioSacral therapy." NATURAL HEALTH SCIENCE - 9/10/2004
1st International Lifequard Congress (18-19/9/2004), topic: " Spinal Injuries in fluid elements - Symptoms and Treatment."
3rd Conference " Physical Therapy & Oncology " ( 1 November 2003 ) , topic: " Introduction to Dr John Upledger's CranioSacral Therapy."
Annual National Physiotherapy Symposium, " Physiotherapy looking towards the future." ( 24,25,26 October 2003 ) , topic: "The necessity of collaborative treatment of tumors of the musculoskeletal system - The Role of Physical Therapy."
Mobilization of patients in ICU , Physiotherapist Symposium at the 9th National Conference Intensive Physiotherapy , Athens 17 -19 October 2003.
Soft Tissue Injury, Nautical Association of Greece , 26 May 2003 .
Mobility and functionality of the upper limb after shoulder - arm megaprotheseis , 6th F.I.A.P. Thessaloniki 29/11/2002
The Role of Physiotherapy to Musculoskeletal Tumors , 15th Annual Meeting of Orthopaedic Oncology , 8-9 November 2002
"Path of pain " in the Nerve System , 2nd Workshop Physical and Oncology , November 2, 2002 .
Physiotherapy in ICU - Possibilities and limits , 2nd Physical Therapy and Oncology Workshop , November 2, 2002 .
Quality of life of the critically ill patients, 1rst Physical Therapy and Oncology Meeting, November 3, 2001 .
nd Seminar on Palliative and Symptomatic Care, Athens 20 - 21 October 2001, Group Work <Understanding Lymphoedema>.
Principles and objectives of the therapeutic exercise, 7th National Congress of Intensive Care, Athens, 7-10 October 1999.
" The Operating Model " of the Musculoskeletal system - Another opinion, 6th Physiatry and Physiotherapy Symposium with international participation - Kefalonia , September 1998.
Physiotherapy in the Adult ICU - Applied Clinical Physiotherapy - Regional General Hospital of Eleusis - 11 May 97.
Thoracic Injuries - Physiotherapy , NIMTS 1996 .
Treating injuries N.M. of Reg. /S.S in the acute phase, Thes/ki 1993
The contribution of Physiotherapeutic therapy after orthotopic liver transplantation ( O.M.I. ) - 7th Symposium E.E.E.F. 1993
Respiratory Physiotherapy in conjunction with bronchoalveolar lavage ( V.K.E. ) in a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease after orthotopic liver transplantation ( O.M.I. ) - 7th Symposium E.E.E.F. 1993.
Physiotherapy assessment & treatment in ICU patients with spinal cord injury of Reg. /ss . - 4th Symposium E.E.E.F. - 1991 .
Value of Septal Stimulation in a patient with meningioma Reg . / Ss . paresis and Aperture - 3rd Conference of Physiotherapy in December 1989 .
Physical therapy treatment of patients with severe brain injury in ICU - 3rd Congress of Physical Therapy , December 1989.
" Hemodynamic Changes during Respiratory Physiotherapy with or without administration of Xylocaine in ICU patients - 3rd Congress of Physiotherapy , December 1989.
" Artificial Cough " in Intensive Care Unit - 2nd Physiotherapy Congress , November 1987.
"Analysis of Physiological Gait " - Thessaloniki 1981 .
I had only been a participant in more others, both in Greece and abroad.
“ Effects cardio-circulatoires de la lignocaine ” Cahiers d’Anesthesiologie, Tome 37, No 3, May 1989.
Head of the Physiotherapy department at the Hospital " Agios Savvas " .
Member of the Hellenic Association of Physiotherapists ( P.S.F. )
Member of the Greek Scientific Society of Physiotherapists ( E.E.E.F. )
Member of the board Spine of E.E.E.F. .
Member of the Scientific Committee for the organization of the 5th Conference of Physiotherapy in Athens 11 - 13 October 1991.
Member of the Organizing Committee , rapporteur , physiotherapist symposium which is part of the 7th Panhellenic Symposium on Intensive Care ( 7-10 October 1999), .
Member of : "The CranioSacral Society", The practitioner for Upledger CranioSacral Therapy, UK
Member of Upledger's INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION of HEALTHCARE PRACTITIONERS, USA
Member of the American CranioSacral Therapy Association, Inc. ID #: 738140
Member of the Board of the ' Society for the Study of bone metastases”
Former Professor - Instructor at the KEK of "Agios Savvas" Hospital.
" ONCOLOGY REHABILITATION" Athens 2008
Participation in both two volumes of "PHYSIOTHERAPY IN THE INTENSIVE CARE UNIT" edited by N. Magina, Minister Goulia for the Greek Society of Intensive Care.