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about me

Name: Petar Valkov, PhD

 

 

EDUCATION & WORK

2015: Assistant Prof. of Psychology, Department of Education, Trakia University, Stara Zagora

2015: PhD in Psychology /Clinical Psychology/

2011-2014: PhD student in Clinical Psychology, Sofia University, "St. Kliment Ohridski"

2010 - 2014: Clinical psychologist at the Medical and Dental Center "Orion", Sofia

2010-2011: Consultant, National line for Smoking Cessation, Ministry of Health, Republic of Bulgaria

2008-2009: Internship in the Hospital of Neurology and Psychiatry "Saint Naum" - department of Clinical Psychology

2006-2010: Regional coordinator of Bulgarian Christian Student Union (BHSS) for Sofia and Blagoevgrad

2006-2009: MA in Clinical and Counseling Psychology from Sofia University

2002-2006: BA in Psychology from the University of Veliko Tarnovo

Petar Valkov is married.

INTERESTS AND FUTURE GOALS

My interests are mainly in premarital and marriage counseling, family therapy and psychological aspects of communication, stress management, psychosomatic medicine.


SPEAKING LANGUAGES

Bulgarian, Russian, English, Romanian, German

PARTICIPATION AT CONFERENCES AND SEMINARS

2009/03 Annual Conference of BACIP (British Association of Christians in Psychology), Derbyshire, UK

2008/07-09 B&C Course, Schloss Mittersill, Austria 

2008/05 European Leadership Forum/Christian Counselors Network, Eger, Hungary

2007/08 IFES Formacion 2007/CG Leader, Doboz, Hungary

 2007/06 European Leadership Forum/Christian Counselors Network, Eger, Hungary

2006: National Conference of BCSU "Breakthrough", Stara Zagora (Bulgaria) - with the seminar Effective Communication: How to communicate effectively with our beloved people?

 2006: "Leading for Life" Innovista Conference, Berlin, Germany 

 2003: Leadership Formacion "Be Strong in Weakness"- Karpacz, Poland