Open Seminar “Diagnosis and Intervention in Children with Learning Difficulties” by the Department of ECS and Special Education of Metropolitan College


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The Faculty of Humanities of Metropolitan College, and more specifically the Department of ECS and Special Education successfully organized an open Seminar on “Diagnosis and Intervention in Children with Learning Difficulties” on Wednesday May 27th in the College’s main campus in Maroussi, Athens.

The invited speaker of the seminar was Dr. Panagiota Yanneli, Lecturer of the Faculty (PhD in Special Education, University of Ioannina, MEd specializing in Specific Learning Disabilities, NIU, Northern Illinois University, USA). For the last 22 years, she has been teaching Greek as a foreign Language (L1/ L2) and she has also been lecturing at Metropolitan College in the department of Speech Therapy and Special Education. Ms. Yanneli is also a member of the Metropolitan College Clinical Committee and Clinical Coordinator for Specific Learning Disabilities.

The seminar was mainly attended by students of Early Childhood Studies, Special Education and Logotherapy, as well as professionals, early years practitioners and educators.