2nd International Conference of Dramatherapy & Playtherapy

Dr. Katerina Couroucli-Robertson
Dramatherapist, Psychotherapist, PhD
Dr. Κaterina Couroucli-Robertson was born in England and brought up in Greece by her English mother and Greek father. She is a psychotherapist with a Ph.D. in Dramatherapy from Surrey University. She is also a teacher in special education. She is Head of Studies at the Herma Institute of Dramatherapy and Playtherapy and an external lecturer at the University of Thessaly. She is also the director of a theatre group for V.S.A. Hellas (Very Special Arts) made up of people with and without learning difficulties. She has published numerous articles on Dramatherapy as well as the book ‘Before You Let the Sun in’, written in collaboration with her husband Ian Douglas Robertson, which comprises a collection of stories based on her work as a Dramatherapist. This was published in Greek by Nefeli in 2014 and has come out in English in May 2018 by Aeon Books. In 2017, Karnac published Larger Than Life, based on her PhD thesis, which deals with six women and their struggle with obesity and in 2018 together with Tatiana Robertson by Herma publications “Dramatherapy, a psychotherapeutic intervention for children, adolescences and adults”.