After many years working in schools as an early years and primary teacher, and curriculum coordinator, Alexia followed her passion for translating the best educational and psychological research into practice and wrote Habits of Happiness: Ten ways to increase your child’s happiness and well-being. With help from Dr Jennifer Barnett she selected the best research in the ever-growing field of positive psychology to put together a fun and easy-to-apply plan for happiness, every day!
Having grown up in Greece and the UK, she undertook her undergraduate degree at Oxford and then went onto postgraduate training at Cambridge University. She worked in prep schools in London before settling in Greece, where she taught at a British international school.
She currently lectures on the MA in Education for Dundee University’s Athens campus. Married to a fellow primary school teacher, Alexia lives on the mountains outside of Athens with her husband, their two lively sons amd their four dogs.