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Let us Place “EMPATHY” Linguistically, Where it Belongs!

Posted by on Jun 13, 2022 in Blog | Comments Off on Let us Place “EMPATHY” Linguistically, Where it Belongs!

Matina Psyhogeos The Psyhogeos Program Abstract Empathy/Εμπάθεια/Empathetic/Εμπαθής/ Einfluhung/Synonyms?Antonyms This article is an adapted synopsis of “Let’s Talk About Empathy” and “What Happened To Empathy???? From originally a hateful word, to become the paragon sentiment???? Plus some additional comments on my research! Both articles were published in the “Applied Languages & Linguistics” Journal ( 2018 & 2021) respectively, and other newspapers and social media. The first, dealt in detail on the...

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Posted by on Aug 6, 2021 in Blog | Comments Off on WHAT HAPPENED TO EMPATHY???

WHAT HAPPENED TO EMPATHY??? From originally a hateful word becoming the paragon sentiment??? A Sequel to the article “ Let's Talk About Empathy” The Psyhogeos ProgramMatina...

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My Father’s Story

Posted by on Jun 20, 2020 in Blog | Comments Off on My Father’s Story

Many have asked me, students of mine, friends & Social Media followers, who or what influenced me to become a teacher & writer! Always the answer is the same , “My Father.” Since Mother was featured on Mother’s Day, being close to Father’s Day, I believe it was fitting to include an excerpt from the chapter from my “Reaching For The Sky ” My childhood recollections, book: “Father- The Teacher”  Hope you enjoy it!!! Father ____The Teacher Shy, unassuming, blond, blue – eyed and very...

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Nikephoros Vrettakos – The Poet of Optimism

Posted by on Jun 8, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Nikephoros Vrettakos – The Poet of Optimism

Mt. Taygetos

By Matina PsyhogeosTHE HELLENIC CHRONICLEThursday, December 18, 1986 Of all the titles bestowed upon Nikephoros Vrettakos, the magnificent poet : poet of love; of peace; of brotherhood; of Taygetos; the “poet of optimism” is the one I prefer! The following verses from his poetry, my favorites, illustrate why?Καθώς κοιτάς τον Τα’ύ’γετο, σημείωσε τα...

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Let’s Talk About Empathy

Posted by on Jan 30, 2019 in Blog | Comments Off on Let’s Talk About Empathy

This is the article on” Empathy,” as I previously had indicated. It was published in December, 2018, by the Applied Languages & Linguistics Journal!  I was going to post the entire Journal, however, due to copyrights, I am unable to do so. Anyone who has the Journal could find it pg. 134) More information to follow at a later post! Thank you!  Matina Psyhogeos Empathy/Εμπάθεια/Empathetic/Εμπαθής/ Synonyms/Antonyms I can see many thinking, “What about Empathy?” Well, the word has been misinterpreted from the...

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