Ioannis Angelakis

  • Associate Professor
  • Faculty of Life Sciences and Education
Ioannis Angelakis

About Me

I am Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of South Wales with a particular interest in:

(i) understanding the aetiology and prevention of suicide and related behaviours in people with adverse childhood experiences, and severe mental health issues (depression, anxiety, OCD, PTSD);

(ii) investigating the mechanisms underlying resilience to suicide acts in people with childhood trauma and/or mental health problems and;

(iii) developing new or refining existing treatment protocols for treating these or relevant mental health problems.

I am a Consulting Editor for Psychological Assessment and member of the Editorial Board for BMC Psychiatry and Journal of Psychopathology and Behavioral Assessment.

I am the director of studies (DoS) and Co-DOS for 3 PhD students. 

I am a Chartered Psychologist and Fellow of the Higher Education Academy. 

I am currently teaching at the postgraduate level in the MSc Clinical Psychology and MSc Behaviour Analysis and Therapy.


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Skills And Qualifications

  • PhD in Psychology, Panteion University, Greece
  • MSc in Health Psychology, Leiden University, the Netherlands
  • MSc in Clinical Psychology, Leiden University, the Netherlands
  • BSc in Psychology, Panteion University, Greece
  • Chartered member of the British Psychological Society (CPsychol)
  • Board Certified Behavior Analyst (BCBA)
  • Greek: Native speaker
  • English: Proficient (Level C2)
  • French: Proficient (Dalf C2)



Publications And Past Projects