Klavdia Neophytou graduated with BA in psychology from the University of Cyprus. She received her Master’s degree in Health Psychology from the University of Surrey, UK. She is currently a doctoral student at the Clinical Psychology programme of the University of Cyprus. During her doctoral studies she visited the McLean psychiatric hospital, Harvard Medical school affiliate, as a practicum student for 5 months. She also held multiple positions as a Special Scientist in the Department of Psychology, University of Cyprus as graduate assistant at the Mental Health Centre and independent teaching of undergraduate courses, including ‘Introduction to Psychology’. With regards to research she held multiple positions as a Special Scientist at the Centre for Applied Neuroscience (CAN) during the previous years. Her research interests involve the maintenance factors as well as the treatment of anxiety disorders. Her Ph.D. thesis is on Attentional Bias Modification Treatment for social anxiety and she is currently conducting her research at the Clinical Psychology and Psychophysiology Lab, CAN, under the supervision of Dr. Georgia Panayiotou.