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Special education educator

Christos Nikopoulos, Greek special education educator. License occupational therapist Health Professions Council, 2002, certified in teaching and learning England, 2007. Recipient Chartered Scientist award, United Kingdom Science Council. Fellow: Higher Education Academy; member: European Association Behavior Analysis, American Association Behavior Analysis, Health Professions Council (licentiate), British Psychological Society.

Background

Nikopoulos, Christos was born on May 5, 1973 in Athens, Attiki, Greece. Son of Konstantinos Nikopoulos and Evlambia Nikopoulou.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy with honors, Athens, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology, Ulster University, N. Ireland, 2003.

Career

Senior occupational therapist General Special Children’s Services, Athens, 1996—2000, General Child’s Psychiatric Hospital Attiki, Athens, 1997—2000. Invited lecturer Queen’s University, University Ulster, Parent’s Education as Autism Therapists, The Saplings Special School, Belfast, 2001—2003. Temporary research associate University Ulster School Rehabilitation Sciences, Jordanstown, England, 2002—2003.

Lecturer Brunel University, Uxbridge, England, since 2004. Consultant TreeHouse Special School Children with Autism, London, 2006—2007.

Achievements

  • License occupational therapist Health Professions Council, 2002, certified in teaching and learning England, 2007.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: (book) Video Modelling and Behavior Analysis: A Guide for Teaching Social Skills to Children with Autism, (educational software) Learning to Observe. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: Higher Education Academy. Member: European Association Behavior Analysis, American Association Behavior Analysis, Health Professions Council (licentiate), British Psychological Society.

Connections

Married Panagiota Smyrni, May 20, 2001. Children: Konstantinos, Orpheas.

father:
Konstantinos Nikopoulos

mother:
Evlambia Nikopoulou

spouse:
Panagiota Smyrni

children:
Konstantinos Nikopoulos

Orpheas Nikopoulos