Elena Krasteva is co-founder of the Center for Emotionally Focused Therapy - Bulgaria. Certified therapist, supervisor and trainer in training in Emotionally Focused Therapy at ICEEFT

Psychologist, systemic family psychotherapist specializing in family and couple therapy. Works with group and individual psychotherapy.

Registered in the Register of Psychotherapists at the Bulgarian Association of Psychotherapy (BAP), member of the Bulgarian Association of Family Therapy. 


He graduated with a scholarship in Bachelor of Psychology from the University of Athens Kapodistrias. He obtained a Master's degree in Systemic Psychotherapy from the Comillas University of Madrid (CIHS).

She participated in writing of the study "The Family in Different Cultures", published by Cambridge Press and dedicated to a global intercultural comparison of the family institution, presenting the chapter on Bulgaria.

She has practiced in Spain, Greece and Latin America. She has participated in international psychology congresses on the topics of the family and the "Fairy Tale Test", a children's projective personality test.

Long-time lecturer at the PISEL Family Therapy Training Institute

Registered in the Register of Psychotherapists at the Bulgarian Psychotherapy Association (BPA), member of the Bulgarian Association of Family Therapy, member of the Psychotherapeutic Institute of Social Ecology of the Personality.

Trained in the Emotionally Focused Approach by prof. Kiriaki Polychroni and
certified therapist and supervisor in Emotionally Focused Therapy at the International Centre for Excellence in Emotional Focused Therapy (ICEEFT) - Greek Network, currently a trainer under supervision.


Psychologist at the ZEBRA Midwife Practice, where she provides psychological counseling before and after childbirth related to various fears and emotional difficulties

Psychologist at Poppies for Mary Foundation, leads a support group for parents who have experienced the loss of a baby during pregnancy or childbirth 


elena@eftherapy.bg, tel. 0885121345

Elena Krasteva
Elena Krasteva