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Psychologist. Graduate of the University of Athens – Department of Psychology – with number of professional number 23735/04-11-08. She holds a master degree in Psychology of Child Development from the University of Central Lancashire (2009). She has attended several seminars for diagnosing learning disabilities, Psychometric tool WISC III , for psychoanalytic-psychodynamic approach and for dance therapy. Since 2009 she has been scientific collaborator of the Adolescent Health Unit, of the Second Department of Pediatrics, University of Athens (diagnose of learning difficulties and counseling – support of adolescents and their parents). Also, since 2011 she works as a consultant to the help line YpoSTIRIZO – 800 11 800 15 of the Greek SaferInternet Centre for the provision of psychological support and counseling for issues related to the Internet (e.g. excessive use of the Internet, cyberbullying , online sexuality etc.). She is a member of the Program Ariadne “Training mental health professionals on the phenomenon of the” addiction “of adolescents on the internet and the dangers faced by children and adolescents from uncontrolled use,” concerning the supervision and secretarial support of the educational departments while she has written similar educational material (grooming, cyber-suicide, online gambling, online pornography, bullying and cyberbullying). Since 2011 she represents N.G.O. Obrela to the European organization eNACSO (N.G.O. Alliance for Child Safety Online). She has presence in various conferences and forums of INSAFE and e NACSO representing the Greek Helpline. She works as psychologist in Centers for Learning Disabilities and in private practice.

Maria Dara

CEO of the nonprofit allaZO concerning children’s’ welfare in online and offline environments
George Kormas studied Medicine at the University of Belgrade. He holds a Masters degree in Pedagogy of Communication. He is currently a PhD candidate at the University of Athens. His thesis topic is: “Use and Misuse of the Internet by Teenagers.” He is a scientific collaborator of the Adolescents Health Unit, 2nd Pediatric Clinic of the University of Athens (at the Panagiotis & Aglaia Kyriakou Hospital). He has co-written – with Lino M. Rossi and Georgios I. Peponis – the book “A Contemporary Medical and Psychological Guide for Children and Teenagers”. Mr. Kormas has given lectures and speeches in more than 500 schools in Greece and Cyprus. He participates in educational programmes for parents, educators, and mental health professionals, as part of the “Safer Internet” campaign run by the European Commission, sharing his expertise in matters of safe use and addictive behaviour on the Internet. He runs the Helpline of the Greek Safer Internet Center. He is the coordinator of Ariadni Programme: a training program that reaches more than 1000 mental health professionals on the phenomenon of teen Internet “addiction”, as well as on the dangers children and teenagers face from uncontrolled use of the Internet.The Ariadni programme is funded by the Ministry of Health. He is a member of the Safe Internet Committee, run by the Greek Ministry of Education. He is Scientific Consultant of Parent Education of the Ministry of Education. He is also a scientific collaborator of the Programme Comenious Regio in Greece and Cyprus which is coordinated by the 2nd Directorate of Secondary Education of Athens.

George Kormas

Scientific supervisor of the nonprofit organization AllaZO.
  IT Teacher in secondary education schools, named since 1996, in high schools, vocational education and  senior high schools. Creator of educational activities for IT lessons in secondary level, based on educational software. National coordinator for the esafety project of European School Network as translator, adjusting online safety support and accreditation for Greek schools. Since 2007 member of the National Safer Internet Advisory Board. Pedagogigal advisor for safety issues in National Support Service of etwinning. Curator of the hellenic e-magazine http://www.scoop.it/t/isafe both for safety and security articles. Adults’ educator in the project ARIADNE – Training Program for Mental Health of Professionals for the phenomenon of the Internet addictive behaviour risk among adolescents and the dangers faced by children and adolescents of uncontrolled internet usage. Web administrator and responsible for the informative site of Greek School Network “Internet Safety” http://internet-safety.sch.gr Member of managerial administration in Regional Directorate of Primary and Secondary Education in Western Greece, Patras. Tutor of teaching approaches to IT teachers. Authorized tutor at Regional Training Institutes (P.IN. EP.) of National Centre for Public Administration and Local Government.

Aris Louvris

IT & Web Manager – Pedagogigal Advisor of the nonprofit organization AllaZO