Dr. Georgette Savvides' Autobiography 'My Journey' at the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair
Counseling and Occupational Psychologist Dr. Georgette Savvides has revealed the news on releasing her book My Journey at the 27th edition of the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair (26 April- 2 May). The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair is organized by the Abu Dhabi Authority for Culture and Heritage, under the patronage of H.H Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces.
Annually, the Abu Dhabi International Book Fair offers more than 500,000 books for sale, and provides publishers from around the world with an ideal platform to showcase their literary work. The Abu Dhabi International Book Fair is a great opportunity for book lovers to browse a wide range of books in different languages and fields. Through the book fair, intellectuals meet to share ideas and learn about local and regional culture.
The Arabic version of My Journey is now available at Al Kotob Khan, Tanmia Bookshop, ALEF Bookstores, El Shorouk Bookstore, Diwan Bookstore and many other bookshops in Downtown Cairo.
The book sheds light on Dr.Savvides' life journey into the world of psychotherapy; from the early beginnings to her educational trips to many countries worldwide earning her Doctorate in Psychology, and the establishment of the Psychealth Counseling and Training Services in Cairo in 2009. Through laughter and tears, Dr. Savvides narrates different stories about her clients without disclosing their identities. The English version of the book is set to be released on a later date this year. Dr. Georgette Savvides is preparing to shoot a new TV show about psychotherapy entitled WaraaKol Bab directed by TarekRefaat (Sabaa' Arwah). The TV show is set to be aired soon.
Counseling and Occupational Psychologist, Dr. Georgette Savvides, received her professional Doctorate in Psychology from European and American universities. Being a member of several prestigious scientific associations and institutions, Dr. Savvides is set with a goal to change the way the Egyptian society perceive patients with psychological disorders, and raise awareness of mental illness and methods to deal with it. She worked as a consultant for several international companies, including; Vodafone, Coca Cola, L'Oreal, Henkel, Oracle and CIB. Dr. Savvides is the Founder and Owner of Psychealth Counseling and Training Services in Cairo. She also writes for several magazines and has appeared in a number of TV programs that aim to raise awareness for mental health issues.