Olexander FiltzPresident of the Ukrainian Union of Psychotherapists, Vice-president of the European platform of psychotherapy

    Activity

    • Doctor of medicine, professor
    • Author of more than 106 scientific papers, 5 manuals, 1 monograph
    • Curator of 7 master’s theses
    • The initiator of the psychoanalytic institute of mental health in Lviv

    Membership in professional organizations

    • President of the Ukrainian Union of Psychotherapists
    • Founder and board member of The European Confederation of Psychoanalytic Psychotherapies
    • Co-author of the European platform of psychotherapy
    • Member of the Scientific Committee of the International Foundation of Sigmund Freud (Vienna – New York)
    • Co-founder of the Galician Association of Psychiatrists

    Experience in organizing conferences

    • The Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the international educational project of psychotherapy “Truskavetska school of psychotherapy”, 1994 .
    • The organizer of the Congress European Association for Psychotherapy, 2003
    • Chairman of the organizing committee of the annual international conference on topical issues of psychiatry and psychotherapy involving experts from Italy, Poland, France and Ukraine, since 1998
    • Organizer International Security Forum in Lviv “From Ukraine’s Security  to Europe’s security. Challenge of the XXI Century” (Lviv, 2010)
    • Organizer of the X Anniversary Congress of the European Conference of psychoanalytic psyhoterapiy (Kyiv, 2014)
    • Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the International Conference “Crisis in Ukraine – therapeutic ways” (Vienna, 2014)
    • Chairman of the Organizing Committee of the Annual Congress of the Ukrainian Union of Psychotherapists (Zaporizhia, 2015)