Dr Evangelia (Litsa) Anthis

Chartered Counselling Psychologist
Certified Schema Therapist, Trainer and Clinical Supervisor


Litsa qualified as a social worker in South Africa prior to moving to the UK. She continued her studies in psychology and obtained her Practitioner Doctorate in Counselling Psychology with a specialization in psychodermatology. During this time she worked extensively in the NHS, in areas of specialist health services, lectured on post-graduate courses and supervised counselling psychology students. She received training in EMDR, obtained a diploma in clinical supervision, and along with Chris and Arnie attended the first international Schema Therapy Certification Course at the Schema Therapy Institute in New York. She was trained by Jeffrey Young and is a fully certified schema therapist. Five years ago, Litsa moved to Greece and has promoted the development of psychological services in various settings. She was Head of EAP Services in the business sector, has set up a counselling psychology service in a major dermatology hospital and is President of the Patient Psoriasis Association in Greece. Currently she lectures in schema therapy at the Institute of Research and Behaviour, and has a private practice providing schema therapy treatment and supervision. In particular, she specializes in clients with long term characterological difficulties, including clients diagnosed with BPD and individuals with chronic health problems.