I am Arman Begoyan – a psychologist (Diploma of Specialist in Psychology – PsySD), a certified psychotherapist (European Certificate of Psychotherapy – ECP), a supervisor, and a trainer. I am an International Affiliate of American Psychological Association, a full member of Polish Federation for Psychotherapy, the Ethical Body of EMDR Psychoterapists’ Association of Armenia, Chief specialist at Hilfmann Psychological Services, and Head of Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy Department of Harmand Hilfmann™ School of Professional Psychology, a member of the editorial boards of Theory and Practice of Mental Health Care (Russian Federation), Psychopathology and Addictive Medicine (Russian Federation), and Abused Child. Theory, Research, Practice (Poland) peer-review journals.
My working languages are English, Armenian, Polish and Russian.
My main research interests include neurobiology of anxiety and psychotherapy for Anxiety Disorders; psychotherapy for Pathological Gambling; psychosemantics and psycholinguistics of therapeutic communication; Bayesian Approach to biological cognitive systems. I am an author and co-author of more than 50 scientific articles/papers and 5 books on Personality Psychology, Psychosemantics, Clinical Psychology, and Psychotherapy.
I am started my education at Armenian State Pedagogical University after Kh. Abovyan where I graduated with honors with a PsySD in Psychology (qualifications: Forensic Psychologist; Psychologist-Pedagogue). After, I studied in Adam Mickiewicz University and in Poznan University of Medical Sciences and earned Diploma (concentrations: Clinical Psychology, Psychotherapy, Cognitive Science, Neuroscience), as well as, completed my doctoral study at ASPU (specialisation: General Psychology, Theory and History of Psychology, Personality Psychology; concentrations: Interpersonal Perception, Psychosemantics / Cognitive Semantics).
- 11/2011-present – Chief Specialist, Hilfmann Psychological Services
- 11/2011-present – Department Head, Harmand Hilfmann™ School of Professional Psychology
- 09/2016-08/2017 – Lecturer, ASPU
- 01/2014-12/2014 – Scientific Associate, ASPU Psychology Lab
- 02/2011-08/2012 – Lecturer, YNU
- 01/2011-09/2012 – Scientific Associate, ASPU Psychology Lab
- 11/2008-02/2010 – Psychologist, Ayg Center for Psychological Services
- 09/2008-12/2008 – Lecturer, EIU
- 01/2006-10/2008 – Psychologist, Private Practice
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