Christos Savvides

Clinical Psychologist

With a strong academic background and extensive professional experience, Christos has consistently demonstrated a deep commitment to promoting well-being through his services in the field of mental health in the community.

Earning his bachelor’s degree in psychology in William Paterson in New Jersey, where he honed his understanding of human behaviour and psychopathology, he then pursued his master’s degree in clinical psychology at American School of Professional Psychology in California.

Throughout his career, Christos Savvides has held various pivotal positions in esteemed organizations, gaining invaluable expertise and contributing to the community.

Notably, he has served as a psychologist providing his services in Cyprus Muscular Dystrophy Association, where he provided support and guidance to individuals and families affected by muscular disorders.

Additionally, he provided his services and expertise at Cyprus Alliance for Rare Disorders, working tirelessly to be next for those facing rare health challenges.

His commitment to combating cancer and enhancing the quality of life for patients on a psychological level, led him to serve with utmost dedication in the Cyprus Anticancer Association. Through his involvement, Christos contributed to the psychological support, counselling, and guidance for cancer patients and their families. This had as a result his active involvement with the “Arodafnousa” Palliative Care Center, offering solace and comfort to individuals during their most vulnerable times.

Christos’s multifaceted background and diverse experiences have molded him into a well-rounded professional with an unwavering commitment to the betterment of mental health support in the community. As a respected and trusted clinical psychologist with dedication and respect to the “individual”, Christos continues to drive positive change and inspire hope in individuals facing physical and emotional challenges.


Clinical Psychology

Clinical Psychology is a specialized field within psychology that concentrates on the real-world use of psychological principles to address and remedy mental health challenges and disorders. This branch emphasizes the prevention, evaluation, diagnosis, and intervention of intricate human behaviors, problems, and conditions (APA, 2023).

Clinical psychology delves into the evaluation, diagnosis, and therapeutic treatment of mental ailments. Utilizing a diverse array of theories and methods, clinical psychologists guide individuals in comprehending and navigating their emotions, thoughts, and actions. These professionals cater to a broad spectrum of individuals, from children and teens to adults and the elderly. They can operate in both individual and group capacities, offering their expertise in various environments such as hospitals, clinics, educational institutions, and private practices.

Specialisation Benefits
  • Clinical psychologists offer evidence-based therapy to help individuals manage and overcome mental health challenges, such as anxiety and depression, leading to improved emotional well-being.
  • They provide assessment and diagnosis of psychological disorders, facilitating early intervention and appropriate treatment planning.
  • Clinical psychologists offer a safe and confidential space for individuals to discuss their concerns and develop coping strategies, leading to enhanced self-awareness and personal growth.
  • They work with clients to improve their relationships and interpersonal skills, promoting healthier connections and communication with others.