Conference “Absence, loss and work of mourning”

Event dedicated to the memory of Claire Synodinou.

Hellenic Society of Child and Adolescent Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy (HACAPP)

Saturday, February 8, 2020
Athens French Institute

Free Entrance


09:00 – 09:15 Προσέλευση
09:15 – 09:30 Greeting
Efi Lagiou-Lignou, Chairman of HACAPP
Elena Kosma & Nancy Taloumi, HACAPP library and Claire Synodinou donation moderators.
09:30 – 11:00 Keynote speech
«Self-eroticisms and mental separation “, Kostas Nasikas
Commentary on the speech of Kostas Nasikas, Elena Kosma
Coordination: Olympia Skleidi
11:00 – 11:15 Break
11:15 – 12:45 Round Table
“Destiny: The expectation of a meeting”, Konstantinos Kapetanakis,
«From the loss of the mother gaze to the abyss of separation “, Nancy Taloumi
Coordination: Mata Matsouka
12:45 – 13:00 Break
13:00 – 14:30 Round Table
«Denial of mourning “, Ioanna Panagiotopoulou-Achimastou
«The experience of loss in adolescence “, Dimitris Anastasopoulos
Coordination: Irini Tsanira
14:30 – 14:50 Κλείσιμο

Claire Synodinou was a Psychoanalyst, a member of the Hellenic Psychoanalytic Society and the Psychoanalytic Society of Paris (SPP). She was Professor of Clinical Psychology, Psychopathology and Psychoanalysis at Panteion University and Professor of Psychopathology at the University of Paris VII. She was awarded the Order of the Academic Phoenix of the French Republic (Chevalier de l ‘Ordre des Palmes Académiques).

Organizational committee

Library Coordinators
Elena Kosma
Nancy Taloumi

The members of the Committee for Scientific Events and Research
Maria Tselika
Antonia Fyrigou


Anastasopoulos Dimitris,
Psychiatrist, Child Psychiatrist, Child, Adolescent and Adult Psychotherapist, member of HACAPP and HAPP

Kapetanakis Konstantinos,
Psychoanalyst, member of HPA and IPA

Kosma Elena,
Clinical psychologist, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, member of HACAPP

Lagiou-Lignou Efi,
Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, Chairman of HACAPP, Member of ACP (UK)

Matsouka Mata,
Clinical psychologist, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, member of HACAPP

Nasikas Kostas,
Child Psychiatrist-Psychoanalyst, member of the Association Psychanalytique de France (APF), Medical Officer of the Teen House of Lyon and Invited to Teaching at the University of Lyon 1

Panagiotopoulou-Achimastou Ioanna,
Psychiatrist, Psychoanalyst, HPA and IPA member

Skleidi Olympia,
Clinical Psychologist, instructor and supervisor at HACAPP, and member of the Association of Child Psychotherapists, UK

Taloumi Nancy,
Clinical psychologist, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, member of HACAPP

Tsanira Eirini,
Child Psychiatrist, Psychiatrist, Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist for Children, Adolescents and Adults, member of HACAPP

Internet and Psychoanalysis

Conference Poster
Internet and Psychoanalysis

Η  The Hellenic Society of Child and Adolescent Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy(ΕΕΨΨΠΕ) is organizing a conference with the topic :

Internet use and transformations of the therapeutic space: Thoughts and experiences from psychoanalytic psychotherapy of children and adolescents

The following speakers participate with the following topics:

Anastasopoulos Dimitris
Psychiatrist – Child psychiatrist, Instructor and supervisor of HACAPP and ΕΕΨΨ. Honorary member of ΚΕΨΨ. Chairman of HACAPP

Lecture Topic: To exist or to be portrayed in a relationship. When presence is represented or substituted

Skleidi Olympia
Clinical Psychologist, Psychoanalytic Psychotherapist for Children and Adolescents, Instructor at HACAPP

Lecture Topic: Space and Time on the Internet and the Inner World

Athanasiadou Efi
Clinical Psychologist, PhD., M.Sc, Child and Adolescent Psychotherapist, Instructor and member of the Board of HACAPP

Lecture Topic: Internet and adolescence. The importance of a transitional space in a transitional age

The lectures will be followed by workshops

Date and Time:
Saturday, 7 November 2015, 10:00 – 15:00

Venue :
building of the Association of Greek Archaeologists
Ermou 134
(ΗΣΑΠ Thiseio Station)