Kostas Fragiadakis

PhD Candidate

Κostas Fragiadakis is a Licensed Psychologist. He completed his undergraduate studies at the School of Psychology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (2001) and continued in the same department obtaining a Master's Degree in Social Clinical Psychology of Addictions (2006).

He has worked in programs for the prevention and treatment of addiction, as well as in programs against social exclusion. Today he works at the Therapy Center for Dependent Individuals (KETHEA).

His research interests focus on the Social Solidarity Economy (KALO), social exclusion and the psychology of addictions. His timeless interest in Social Inclusion led him to the Department of Social Policy of Panteion University, where he is working on his doctoral dissertation entitled "Social Enterprises and Work (Re)integration of Addicted Persons" under the supervision of Professor Christos Papatheodorou. He participates in the Educational Platform KALO (EPKALO) (www.kalomathe.gr) which aims to promote education, transfer of know-how as well as the exchange of good practices in the developing field of Social Solidarity Economy.

Social Economy