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batsiou Full Name: Batsiou Sophia
Title: Assistant Professor
Area of expertise: Adapted Physical Education - Activity
Sector: Exercise & Health
Laboratory:  
Telephone: +30 25310 39708
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Office: Β2-22 (1st floor)
Hours of listening students:

Fall Semester

Monday 17:00-18:10

Tuesday: 10:00-11:15 & 13:15-14:30

Wednesday: 13:00-14:30

Spring Semester

Tuesday : 11:30-14:30

Wednesday: 11-16:00

Teaching subjects
Fall semester:

Ν546 People with Special Needs and Exercise Ι (Monday: 13:30-15:00, 15:10-16:40, 18:30-20 Tuesday: 11:35-13:05)

Ν034 Adapted Physical Education (Wednesday : 15:10-16:40 & 16:40-18:20)

Ν549 Practical Training of Speciality of Adapted Physical Education- Activity (Meetings with students performing their practice in institutions, which have the supervision of the training of people with disabilities)


Spring semester:

Ν550 People with Special Needs and Exercise ΙΙ (Tuesday 9:55-11:25, Wednesday: 16:50-20:00)

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Research interests-

  • Brief curriculum vitae: TAUGHT COURSES

 

Scientific (research) Interests

· Biological adaptations of exercise to people with disabilities (mental, motor, sensory)

· Motivation of People with Disability to exercise and Sport

· The effect of exercise to behaviour of pupils with developmental disorders

· Exercise as a means of promoting quality of life of people with disabilities or/and chronic diseases

Brief CV

Study:

1983: Bachelor of National Academy of Physical Education in Thessaloniki (excellent grade).

1983: Speciality Diploma in Swimming

1987: Pace of National Academy of Physical Education with the Bachelor of Department of Physical Education and Sport Science (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)

1997: Doctoral Degree in Physical Education Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science. Doctoral Dissertation : The Contribution of Physical Education to the Psychological and Kinetic Development of people with Mental Retardation

 

Administrative work

Member of the General Assembly of the Department of Physical Education and Sports Science/ DUTH

Member and alternate member of the commission for the receipt of books, magazines and the Bookbinding process for the Scientific Library of the Department.

Alternate member of the commission for the receipt of all kind of organs, items and materials and implementation of small processes.

Member of the 3rd Office – Textbooks

Member of the Commission of Classification of those applying for secondment to the department.

Evaluator for Scientific Journals

Exercise and Society: Journal of Sports Science

Inquiries in Sport and Physical Education.

Scientific Experience:

Participation in Funded Programs as Scientific Responsible

Side supportive activity to the business programme titled: “Fighting against the exclusion of persons with disabilities from the labour market” that was realized by Xanthi Psychological Centre as a part of the functional programme of the Ministry of Employment , 1999-2000.

Responsible for part of the system titled “Model units for care and creative pastime of preschool age children” which concerns the improvement of the kinetic development of participating children. The program was realized by the Municipality of Xanthi as part of the Community Initiative “ PASTIME” INTEGRA- “DIODOS” Axis, 1998-2000.

Side supportive activity to the business program titled “Fighting against the exclusion of persons with disabilities from the labor market” that was realized by Xanthi Psychological Centre as a part of the functional program of the Ministry of Employment, 1996.

Scientific Associate

Teaching in the Undergraduate Studies Program of Department of Physical Education and Sport Science (Democritus University of Thrace).

Course leader in “People with Special Needs and Exercise” (739 & N739) in the postgraduate program “Exercise and Quality of Life” in the Specialization of Prevention-Intervention-Rehabilitation (3rd semester).

Teaching part of the course: Teaching Approaches and Learning Environment in Physical Education and Special Physical Education (P101) in the postgraduate program, “Creative and Adapted Physical Education” (1st semester).

Course leader in the “Physical Education for Pupils with Developmental and Emotional Disorders” (P 204) and “Physical Education for Students with Physical Disabilities & Sensory Disorders” (P205) in the postgraduate program “Creative and Adapted Physical Education” (2nd semester)

Teaching part of the course: “Practical Training Ι” (P206) in the postgraduate program, “Creative and Adapted Physical Education” of Speciality: Adapted Physical Education (2nd semester).

Course leader in “Practical Training ΙI” (P303) in the postgraduate program, “Creative and Adapted Physical Education” of Speciality: Adapted Physical Education (3rd semester).

Teaching in Unit 17 and 28 of "Stage 8: Physical Education and Health" of the Operational Program for Teachers' Training for the Exploitation and Implementation of Digital Technologies in Teaching Practice (Second Level Education) "of the Operational Program" Development Human Resources, Education and Lifelong Learning "Program of the NSRF (2014-2020)

Research project:

Project titled: “Creation of Health Education Network for Secondary Schools in the Area of Eastern Macedonia- Thrace : Life-long exercise as a means of health improvement and preoccupation during spare time of students of secondary schools”. Project was included in Operational Program "Education and Initial Vocational Training (Μέτρο 2.4, Ενέργεια 2.4.3., Πράξη 2.4.3.δ). Duration of the project implementation from 1/9/2006 to 30/8/2007

Project titled: “DUTH Students’ internship- 3rd phase” , Community Support Framework. Operational Program "Education and Initial Vocational Training. Duration of the project implementation from 22/07/2005-30/9/2008.

Project titled: Postgraduate Study Program of Democritus University of Thrace (Subproject no 3)- Exercise and quality of life. Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs (Operational Program "Education and Initial Vocational Training) – European Union, Duration of the project implementation from 1/9/2001 -today.

Project titled: “Students internship on employees (factories, small and big industries , general services) and on special groups of people from hospitals , foundations and schools in order to improve their physical condition and health”. Ministry of National Education and Religion, Community Support Framework. Operational Program "Education and Initial Vocational Training) (Subprogram 3.4.β). Duration of the project implementation from 1/1/2000 -31/8/2001.

Project titled: “Physical exercise as means for health improvement , productivity increase and spare time preoccupation” Community Support Framework Operational Program "Education and Initial Vocational (Subprogram 3.4.γ – 3.3.η). Duration of the project implementation from 26/5/1998-30/4/2000.

Research programme relised in Department of Physical Esucation and Sports Science/DUTH, as part of the Community Initiative HORIZON of the Ministry of Employment titled: “Investigation of methods and techniques for the acquisition of skills for people with special needs, aiming in their professional settlement.” (1991-1995)

 Studies:

1983: Bachelor of National Academy of Physical Education in Thessaloniki (excellent grade).

1983: Speciality Diploma in Swimming

1987: Pace of National Academy of Physical Education with the Bachelor of Department of Physical Education and Sport Science (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki)

1997: Doctoral Degree in Physical Education Science, Democritus University of Thrace, Department of Physical Education and Sport Science. Doctoral Dissertation : The Contribution of Physical Education to the Psychological and Kinetic Development -

Research experience:

Doctoral & Postgraduate Theses

1. Guidance and Monitoring Doctoral Theses

Title: The Classification of Greek swimmers with physical disabilities and its effect to their physiological characteristics and performance (2016)

Doctor: Polatidou Georgia

Three- member Committee: Batsiou S. Antoniou P., Aggeloussis N.

Title: Prevalence of obesity and the influence of exercise on physical fitness and inflammatory markers in individuals with intellectual disability. (2015).

Doctor: Kastanias Theodoros

Three- member Committee: Tokmakidis S., Douda H., Batsiou S.

Title: Exergames and their effect on physical activity in people with schizophrenia (2015).

Doctor: Patsi Chariklia

Three-member Committee: Antoniou P., Batsiou S., Bebetsos E.

Title: THE level and the way that THE APPLICATION OF THE suitable ENVIRONMENTAL TREATMENTS affects THE EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT OF STUDENTS WITH MOtor PROMBLEMS, STUDYING IN THE CONTEXT OF inclusive EDUCATION.

Doctoral Candidate: Protonotariou Maria

Three-member Committee: Batsiou S., Zoniou- Sideri A., Antoniou P.

Title: THE EFFECT OF EXERCISE USING INTERACTIVE DIGITAL GAMES ON OBESITY INDICATORS, PHYSICAL FITNESS AND FUNCTIONAL OPERATION OF PERSONS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY

Doctoral Candidate: Tsapatos Stylianos

Three-member Committee: Batsiou S., Douda H., Antoniou P.

Title: THE EFFECT OF WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL RACE ON THE DEVELOPMENT OF PRACTICAL INFLAMMATION

Doctoral Candidate: Tsakonitis Christos

Three-member Committee:Fatouros J., Chatzinikolaou A., Batsiou S.

Title: Examining the Impact of Factors on Autonomous Functioning of People with Motor Disability

Doctoral Candidate: Proios Ioannis

Three-member Committee: Fotiadou H., Doganis G., Batsiou S.

Title: THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTERDISCIPLINARY PROGRAM TRADITIONAL DANCES IN UNDERSTANDING MATHEMATIC CONCEPTS, satisfaction, self-esteem and MOTIVATION OF STUDENTS WITH AND WITHOUT SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS IN GENERAL SCHOOL.

Doctoral Candidate: Ziogas Dimitrios

Three-member Committee: Filippou F., Batsiou S., Bebetsos E.

2. Postgraduate Thesis Supervisor (completed)

Title : The investigation of the relationship between the level of physical activity and the self-concept/self esteem of the students of the forth, fifth and sixth grade of primary school (2019)

Msc: Bournoudi Stamatia

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Antoniou P., Tokmakidis S.

Title: Investigation of the relationship between physical activity level and behavior of students with autism spectrum disorders (2019)

Msc: Koutsogianni Konstantina

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Antoniou P., Michalopoulou M.

Title:Study of volition, goal orientation and athletic identity in people with physical disabilities

Msc: Proios John.

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Bebetsos E., Malliou P.

Title: THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTERVENTIONAL EXERCISE PROGRAM TO THE MOTOR AND SOCIAL SKILLS OF ADULT PEOPLE WITH AUTISM: CASE STUDY (2017)

Msc: Papachristos Anastasios

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Giagazoglou P., Giakas J.

Title: Evaluation of the Levels of Physical Activity with a Pedometer and its Correlation with the Level of Obesity and Physical Fitness of People with Intellectual disability (2017)

Msc: Xanthopoulou Simela

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Goulimaris D.

Title: The degree of occupational satisfaction of teachers in primary and secondary school units of mainstream and special education of Western Thessaloniki (2016)

Msc:Chatzianagnostou Konstantinos

Three-member Committee: Batsiou S., Giagazoglou P., Zisi V.

Title: evaluation of Dietary habits and THE LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES OF children WITH and without AUTISM (2016).

Msc: Koutra Konstantina

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Laparidis K., Malliou P.

Title: cronic pain on athletes, trainees and non trainees with spinal cord injury (2016).

Msc: Kosmidou Sophia

Three-member Committee: Batsiou S., Douda H., Antoniou P.

Title: Hemodynamic response of people with mental retardation through a virtual reality program (2016).

Msc: Sartzetaki Maria.

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Antoniou P.

Title: Ηemodynamic response of people with special needs during digital interactive games (2016).

Msc: Katerinaki Aggeliki

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Jamourtas A.

Title: Dietary habits and physical activity of children and adolescents with autism (2015).

Msc: Mavrikou Helen.

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Pollatou E.

Title: The investigation of correlation of Body Mass Index with Dietary habits and Physical activity of children and adolescents with autism and intellectual disability (2015).

Msc: Chondromatidou Melina

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Bebetsos E.

Title: Assess the level of self-perception and fitness at secondary education students with and without learning disabilities (2014).

Msc: Dimitriou Kalliopi

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Smilios I.

Title: Common schooling of students both with and without physical disabilities in the course of physical education: Attitudes and intentions of physical education instructors in public schools in Cyprus (2014).

Msc: Karaolis John

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Antoniou P.

Title: Comparison study on attitudes, intentions and behaviours in relation to physical activity of secondary students, with and without special educational needs, who attend mainstream and specials schools (2013).

Msc: Lafazani Polychronia

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Michalopoulou M., Malliou P.

Title: Evaluation of eating habits, body mass index (BMI) and fitness of students with intellectual disability (2013).

Msc: Kalliardou Joanna

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Laparidis K.

Title: Implementation of a special interventional program for setting goals to improve efficiency of adolescents with mental retardation (2013).

Msc: Dirchalidou Sophia

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Papaioannou A., Bebetsos E.

Title: Evaluation of the motor performance of the children of the adapted schools in Crete (2012).

Msc: Tsoumpakopoulos Nikolaos

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Tokmakidis S.

Title: Dietary habits and Basal Metabolic Rate of people with kinetic disabilities. (2012)

Msc: Sinana Chariklia

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Jiamourtas A. Laparidis K.

Title: The self – perception level of the children with motor disability and what motivates them to exercise (2011).

Msc:Ioannidou Despina

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Kourtesis Th., Douda H.

Title: The effect of active participation in physical education class on functional ability of children and adults with inrtellectual disability (2011).

Msc: Politi Christina

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Jiamourtas A.

Title: THE effects of different exercise programs in stereotypical behavior in people with autism (2011).

Msc: Ignatidou Stavroula

Three-member Committee: Batsiou S., Douda H., Smilios I.

Title: The impact of an exercise programme on physical self concept of adolescents with diagnosed psychosocial disorders (2010).

Msc:Kyriakidou Theodora

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Tsiantis J., Antoniou P.

Title: Effects of a structural, recreational, physical activity on gross motor function and physical condition parameters of children with cerebral palsy (2010).

Msc: Arampatzis Apostolos

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Kosta G..

Title: The effect of physical activity on longitudinal patients with mental retardation and psychic disease (2009).

Msc: Balatsou Vasiliki

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Tokmakidis S.

Title: The effects of participation ιν basic basketball skills exercise on individuals with mild mental retardation (2009).

Msc: Tsikriki Georgia

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Antoniou P.

Title: EVALUATION OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THREE REHABILITATION PROGRAMS IN PATIENTS WITH CERVICAL SYNDROME (2009).

Msc: Kravaritis Ioannis

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Tokmakidis S.

Title: Changes of physiological parameters and critical swimming velocity during the preparative workout in top level swimmers with physical disabilities. (2007).

Msc: Pollatidou Georgia

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Douda H., Tokmakidis S.

Title: THE ORGANIZATION OF CAMPS HOSTING PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES AND THE ROLE OF OUTDOOR SPORTS ACTIVITIES IN THEIR PROGRAM.

Msc: Teza Areti

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Antoniou P., Kosta G.

Title: THE EFFECT OF THE COMPOSITION OF THE WHEELCHAIR BASKETBALL TEAMS (DUE TO THE PARTICIPATION OF DIFFERENT CLASSIFICATION RATING PLAYERS) AT THE 1998 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP IN SIDNEY (2005)

Msc: Kountouras Themistoklis

Three-member Committee:Batsiou S., Evaggelinou Ch., Kioumourtzoglou E.

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Research activities:

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Publications:

  1. 1. Proios, Ι.,Batsiou S., Bebetsos, E., Malliou, P., Fotiadou, E., & Proios M. (2019). Achievement GOAL ORIENTATIONS PROFILE IN PEOPLE WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITY. Physical Activity Review. 7, 9-17.

    2. Pelekis D., Beneka A., Malliou P. & Batsiou S. (2018). THE EFFECT OF REHABILITATION EXERCISE PROGRAM WITH ELASTIC RESISTANCE TO OFFICE WORKER WITH CHRONIC LOW BACK PAIN IN THE WORKING AREA. Physical Education & Sports. 38 (2), 173-214. (In Greek)

    3. Proios, Ι.,Batsiou S., Proios, M, & Mavrovouniotis F., (2018). ATHLETIC IDENTITY PROFILE IN PEOPLE WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITIES. European Journal of Special Education Research, 3 (3), 10-26.

    4. Proios, Ι., Batsiou S., & Proios, M, (2018). VOLITION PROFILE OF PEOPLE WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITY. Physical Activity Review. 6, 151-160.

    5. Tsapatos S., Batsiou S., Douda H. & Antoniou P. (2017). DETERMINING THE LEVEL OF PHYSICAL FITNESS AND MOBILITY STATUS OF Intelectual disability PEOPLE TRAINING IN DIFFERENT LABORATORY AREAS OF SPECIALIZED VOCATIONAL TRAINING LABORATORIES. Physical Education, Sport-Health, 32. (in Greek)

    6. Kosmidou S., Batsiou S., Douda H. & Antoniou P. (2016). Factors affecting chronic pain in people with spinal cord injury. Archives of Hellenic Medicine, 34 (3): 373-382. (in Greek).

    7. Zagoridis K., Volaklis K., Douda H., Batsiou S. & Tokmakidis S. (2015). HORMONIC EFFECTS OF ACUTE EXERCISE IN PATIENTS WITH FIRST STAGE Hypertension. . heart and Vases, July – August, 281-285.

    8. Sivas,G., Batsiou, S., Vasoglou2, Z. Filippou D.A.(2015). DANCE CONTRIBUTION IN HEALTH PROMOTION. Journal of Physical Education and Sport, 15(3), 484 - 489.

    9. Kastanias, V. T. Douda, T. H. Batsiou, A. S. & Tokmakidis P.S. (2015). EFFECTS OF AEROBIC EXERCISE ON HEALTH-RELATED INDICATORS IN INDIVIDUALS WITH INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY WITH OR WITHOUT THE DOWN SYNDROME. Journal of Physical Activity Nutrition and Rehabilitation http://www.panr.com.cy/index.php/author/admin/ e-ISSN: 2421-7824.

    10. Kastanias, T. Douda, H. Batsiou, S. & Tokmakidis S. (2015). Health- related quality of life in parents of children with intellectual disability. Archives of Hellenic Medicine, 32(3):318-327. (In Greek)

    11. Besios, T., Nikolaos, A., Vassilios, G., & Shophia, B. (2013). Comparative Reliability of the PEDI, GMFM and TUG Tests for Children with Cerebral Palsy. Journal of Physical Therapy Science, 25(1):73–76.

    12. Polatidou G.,Batsiou S.,Antoniou P.,Agelousis N. & Polatidou P. (2013). Psychological Skills Evaluation of Greek Swimmers with Physical Disabilities. Indian Journal of Applied Research, 3 (12) 483-487. ISSN - 2249-555X.

    13. Protonotariou M. & Batsiou S. (2012). Teaching Methods in inclusive physical education lessons. Ergotherapy, 51, 88-93. (In Greek)

    14. Patsi, Ch., Antoniou, P., Batsiou, S., Bebetsos, Ev.,& Lagiou, K. (2012). Exergames and their Effect on Emotional State in People with Schizophrenia. Balkan Military Medical Review,15(4): 275 -281.

    15. Patsi, Ch., Antoniou, P., Batsiou, S., Bebetsos, Ev.,& Limnioudis A. (2011). effect of exrcise programs on persons with intellectual disability. Research and Educational Practice in Special Education Volume ΙΙ, 63-72. (In Greek)

    16. Patsi, Ch., Antoniou, P., Batsiou, S., Bebetsos, Ev.,& Limnioudis A. (2011). THE PRACTICE OF PEOPLE WITH VISION PROBMEMS WITH COMPUTER AND VIDEO GAMES Helectronic Journal I-TEACHER.GR, volume 2, January, 10-19. (In Greek)

    17. Koronakis K., Volaklis K., Douda H., Batsiou S. & Tokmakidis S. (2010). The effects of types of exercise on reducing levels of arterial pressure in ypertensive patients. Heart and Vases XV (1): 19-23. (In Greek)

    18. Besios Th., Aggeloussis N., Giourgoulis V. & Batsiou S. (2010). Reliability control and clinical important of test PEDI, GMFM και TUG for children with cerebral palsy. Physiotherapy Topics 6 (1), 13 – 22. (In Greek)

    19. Kravaritis I., Batsiou S. Douda H. &Tokmakidis S. Evaluation of three rehabilitation programs in patients with servical syndrome. (Approved for publication by Physiotherapy Journal 29/10/2008). (In Greek)

    20. Gerokosta H., Antoniou P., Batsiou S., & Taxildaris K. (2008). Evaluation of Learning Wrestling Program Effects In the Students with VISION Problems. Exercise & Society. 47, 54-62. (In Greek)

    21. Polatidou G., Batsiou S., Toubekis A., Douda E., & Tokmakidis S. (2008). Τhe effects of training on physiological parameters and critical swimming velocity of top swimmers with physical disabilities. Exercise & Society. 47, 46-53. (In Greek)

    22. Batsiou S., Trikkos O., Dafnis P. & Tofas T. (2008). Exercise and People with spinal cord injury. Inquiries in Sport and Physical Education, 6(1) 56-66. (In Greek).

    23. Batsiou S., Bebetsos E. & Antoniou P. (2008). ATTITUDES AND INTENTION OF GREEK AND CYPRIOT PRIMARY EDUCATION TEACHERS TOWARDS TEACHING PUPILS WITH SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS IN THE MAINSTREAM SCHOOLS. International Journal of Inclusive Education. 12 (2) :201-219.

    24. Tsikriki G., Batsiou S., Douda H.,& Antoniou P. (2007). The effects of a pilot exercise program of basketball basic skills on individuals with moderate mental retardation. Inquiries in Sport and Physical Education. 5 (3), 352 – 362. (In Greek)

    25. Papanikolaou M., Douda H., Batsiou S. & Tokmakidis S. (2007). The effect of THE PSYCHOSOMATIC PREPARATION OF PREGNANT WOMEN ON postnatal depression. Eleytho, 12 (1) 25-31. (In Greek)

    26. Taliadourou M., Douda H., Batsiou S. & Tokmakidis S. (2007). Evaluation of morphological characteristics and THIGH- flang angle in physiological low weight early mewborns. Physicotherapy. 10 (3): 171-178. (In Greek)

    27. Batsiou S., Antoniou P. & Chatzikosta M.. (2003). Collaboration of children with and without disability in the cours of physical Education at School. Social Work, 71, 177-188. (In Greek)

    28. Ε. Kioumourtzoglou, S Batsiou, & Y Theodorakis, (1995). AGE DIFFERENCE AND PHYSICAL EDUCATION FITNESS LEVELS OF MENTALLY RETARDED AND NON-RETARDED INDIVIDUALS International Journal of Physical Education, Vol. xxx”, Issue, 1st Quarter.

    29. Ε.Kioumourtzoglou, S Batsiou , Y Theodorakis, & G Mauromatis, (1994). SELECTED MOTOR SKILLS OF MENTALLY RETARDED AND NONRETARDED INDIVIDUALS. Perceptual and Motor Skills, 78, 1011-101.

  2. Proceedings of Congresses

    2019. Bournoudi S., Batsiou S., Tokmakidis S., & Antoniou P. THE INVESTIGATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN THE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVELS AND THE SELF-CONCEPT/SELF-ESTEEM OF PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS OF THE 4TH , 5TH AND 6TH GRADE. Proceedings of 26th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 10 ‐ 12 of May.

    2019. Dimaka, V., Batsiou, S., Giagazoglou, P., Derri, V. EXPLORATION OF THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTERVENTIONAL CURRICULUMIN THE KINETICAL DEVELOPMENT OF CHILDREN IN THE PRESCHOOL AGE WITH OR WITHOUT SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS Proceedings of 26th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 10 ‐ 12 of May.

    2019. Gkalentzou D, Batsiou S, Giagkazoglou P, Douda Η. THE INVESTIGATION OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVEL, NUTRITIONAL CONDITIONS AND BEHAVIORAL PROBLEMS OF SCHOLL AGED CHILDREN WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM. Proceedings of 26th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 10 ‐ 12 of May.

    2019. Koutsogianni K., Batsiou S., Antoniou P., Michalopoulou M. INVESTIGATION OF THE RELATIOSHIP BETWEEN PHYSICAL ACTIVITY LEVEL AND BEHAVIOR OF STUDENTS WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM. Proceedings of 26th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 10 ‐ 12 of May.

    2018. Batsiou S., Kalentzou A., Kotzamani I., Antoniou P. & Bebetsos E LEVEL OF SELF-CONCEPT, SELF-ASSESSMENT AND PHYSICAL ACTIVITY OF STUDENTS WITH SPECIAL LEARNING DIFFICULTIES. 15th Panhellenic Conference on Sport Psychology, Athens, 14-16 December.

    2017. Savvakis I., Aggeloussis N., Giannakou E., Malliou P. & Batsiou S. EFFECT OF KNEE ANGLE ON THE ELECTROMECHANICAL FUNCTION OF QUADRICEPS IN MAXIMAL ISOMETRIC CONTRACTION. Proceedings of 25th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini , 19 ‐ 21 of May, 125-129.

    2017. Papachristos A., Bastiou S., Giagazoglou P & Giakas I. THE INFLUENCE OF AN INTERVENTIONAL EXERCISE PROGRAM TO THE SOCIAL SKILLS OF ADULT PEOPLE WITH AUTISM. CASE STUDY. Proceedings of 25th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 19 ‐ 21 of May, p. 119-123.

    2017. Batis A., Matsouka O. Batsiou S. & Koustelios A. THE EFFECT OF THERAPEUTIC PROGRAM IN WATER TO A PERSON WITH PHYSICAL DISABILITIES. Proceedings of 25 International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 19 ‐ 21 of May, p., 114-118.

    2017. Kolokouri M., Batsiou S., Chatzinikolaou A. & Antoniou P. THE INCENTIVES MOTIVATING DISABLED PEOPLE TO PREOCCUPATE WITH HIGH PERFORMANCE SPORTS. Proceedings of 25 International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 19 ‐ 21 of May, p., 109-113.

    2017. Delipala A., Batsiou S., Chatzinikolaou A. & Michalopoulou M. RESEARCH ON THE IMPACT OF INTERVENTION PROGRAM OF MOTOR BASKETBALL SKILLS ON THE PHYSICAL ACTIVITY OF ADULTS WITH MENTAL RETARDATION. Proceedings of 25 International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 19 ‐ 21 of May,, p.104-108.

    2017. Xanthopoulou, S. Batsiou, S. Douda, H. & Goulimaris D. RESEARCH OF THE LEVEL OF PHYSICAL FITNESS ON ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS WITH MENTAL RETARDATION. Proceedings of 25 International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 19 ‐ 21 of May, p. 99-104.

    2017. Leou T., Alexiou X., Spasis Ap., Smilios I., Batsiou S., Douda H., & Tokmakidis S. VELOCITY OF LOAD TO STUDY ACUTE PHYSIOLOGICAL RESPONCES DURING INTERVAL CYCLING TRAINING IN PATIENTS WITH CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE? Proceedings of 25 International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 19 ‐ 21 of May, p. 78-82.

    2016. Charalampopoulos Th., Batsiou S., Giagazoglou P. & Bebetsos E. THE EFFECT OF THERAPEUTIC RIDING ON THE FREQUENCY OF INAPPROPRIATE BEHAVIORAL CHILDREN WITH SELF-SPECTRUM DISORDERS. Proceedings of the 6th Panhellenic Congress of Therapeutic Gymnastics & 4th Special Physical Education Conference, Serres, 15-17 of April, 15-20

    2015. Koutra K., Batsiou S., Laparidis K., Malliou P. Investigation of the level of avocation with physical activities of people with Autism disorders.. Proceedings of 23 International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 15 ‐ 17 of May, p.79-83.

    2015. Sartzetaki M., Batsiou S., Antoniou P. & Douda H. HEMODYNAMIC RESPONSE OF CHILDREN WITH MENTAL RETARDATION THROUGH A VIRTUAL REALITY PROGRAM. Proceedings of 23 International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 15 ‐ 17 of May, p. 74-78

    2015. Katerinaki A., Batsiou S., Douda H., Jamourtas A. HEMODYNAMIC RESPONSE OF PEOPLE WITH SPECIAL NEEDS DURING DIGITAL AND KINESTHETIC ACTIVITIES Proceedings of 23 International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 15 ‐ 17 of May, p. 69-73.

    2015. Anagnostou M., Batsiou S., Douda H. & Giakas I. ΑΙΜΟΔΥΝΑΜΙΚΗ HEMODYNAMIC RESPONSE OF PEOPLE WITH MENTAL RETARDATION DURING PRACTICE INTO DIGITAL INTERACTIVE GAMES Proceedings of 23rd International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 15 ‐ 17 of May, p. 64-68.

    2015. Zervaki A., Antoniadis O. Douda H., Avgerinos A. & Batsiou S. Acute cardiovascular responses of overweight and obese males and females schoolchildren aged 10-12 yrs old after the implementation of different types of exercise during a typical course in physical education Proceedings of 18th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Thessaloniki, 27-29 of March, Physical Education & Sports 35 (1) : 73-77.

    2015. Chatzianagnostou K., Batsiou S., Giagazoglou P., Zisi V. The degree of occupational satisfaction of teachers in primary and secondary school units of mainstream and special education of Western Thessaloniki. Proceedings of 18th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Thessaloniki, 27-29 of March, Physical Education & Sports 35 (1) : 48-51.

    2014. Polatidou, G., Batsiou, S., & Polatidou P. THE MOTIVATIONS OF MARATHONERS SCALES - MOMS: EVALUATION OF MOTIVES FOR GREEK SWIMMERS WITH DISABILITIES. Proceedings of 9th Annual South-East European Doctoral Student Conference, 613-629

    2014. Emmanouilidou D., Bounova A., Michalopoulou M., Aggelousis N & Batsiou S. Reliability measurement of the sedentary behaviour in high school students Proceedings of 22nd International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 9-11 of May, p.101-105.

    2014. Mavrikou H., Batsiou S., Douda H., Pollatou E. EATING HABITS OF CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS WITH AUTISM. Proceedings of 22nd International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 9-11 of May, p.159-163

    2014. Theodoritsi M., Batsiou S., Aggelousis N., Matsouka O. & Karagiorgos A. INVESTIGATION OF THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN STANDARDS OF QUALITY OF LIFE AND THE RESPONSE OF THE CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM DURING EXERCISE BY PEOPLE WITH HEMIPLEGIA Proceedings of 22nd International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 9-11 of May, p.139-143.

    2014. Papadopoulou M., Douda H., Batsiou S. & Tokmakidis S. EVALUATION OF CARDIOVASCULAR FUNCTION DURING PROGRASSIVE EXERCISE ON A TREADMILL IN PEOPLE WITH MENTAL RETARDATION Proceedings of 22nd International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 9-11 of May, p.144-148.

    2014. Lafazani M., Batsiou S., Kourtesis Th. & Kampas A.THE IMPACT OF INTERVENTION PROGRAM ON THE MOTOR ABILITY OF CHILDREN WITH HUNTER SYNDROME: A CASE STUDY Proceedings of 22nd International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 9-11 of May, p. 149-153.

    2014. Chondromatidou M., Batsiou S., Douda H., Bebetsos E. INVESTIGATING THE LEVEL OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES OF PEOPLE WITH AUTISM SPECTRUM DISORDERS AND THOSE WITH MENTAL RETARDATION Proceedings of 22nd International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 9-11 of May, p. 154-158.

    2014. Zioumpiloudi, Α., Yfantidou, G., Tsitskari, E., Costa, G., & Batsiou S. THE ACCESSIBILITY OF PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES IN SPORTS TOURISM - A MATTER OF CONCERN. European Association for Sport Management -Social and Commercial Impact of Sport. 9-12 September, Coventry, UK.

    2013. Dimitriou K.,Batsiou S., Douda H., Smilios I. ASSESS THE LEVEL OF SELF-PERCEPTION AND FITNESS SECONDARY EDUCATION STUDENTS WITH AND WITHOUT LEARNING DISABILITIES Proceedings of 16th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Thessaloniki, 12 - 14 of April, Physical Education & Sports 36(1), p. 49-55.

    2013. Zioumpiloudi, Α., Yfantidou, G., Costa, G., Batsiou S. & Tsitskari, E., SPORTS TOURISM AND PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES – ACCESSIBILITY AND PROSPECTS. Proceedings of 21st International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 17-19 of May, p. 43-47.

    2012. Tsoumpakopoulos N., Batsiou S., Douda H. & Tokmakidis S. Evaluation of the motor performance of the children of the adapted schools in Crete Proceedings of 15th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Thessaloniki, 30 of March-1 of April, Physical Education & Sports 35 (1), 78-82.

    2012. Batsiou A., Batsiou S. & Ioakeimidou M. the LEVEL OF DEVELOPMENT OF GROSS AND FINE MOTOR SKILLS OF CHILDREN GROWING IN DIFFERENT ENVIRONMENTS. Proceedings of 15th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Thessaloniki, 30 of March-1 of April, Physical Education & Sports 35 (1), 82-84.

    2012. Kalliardou J., Batsiou S., Douda H., Laparidis K. THE INVESTIGATION OF OBESITY RATES AND DIETARY HABITS OF STUDENTS WITH MENTAL RETARDATION. Proceedings of 20th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 18-20 of May.

    2012. Dirchalidou S., Batsiou S., Papaioannou A., Bebetsos E. IMPLEMENTATION OF A SPECIAL INTERVENTIONAL PROGRAM FOR SETTING GOALS TO IMPROVE EFFICIENCY OF ADOLESCENTS WITH MENTAL RETARDATION. Proceedings of 20th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 18-20 of May.

    2012. Patsi Ch., Antoniou P. Lagiou K., Batsiou S. & Bebetsos E.. Digital interactive games and their effect in physical activity on people with schizophrenia. Proceedings of 20th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 18-20 of May

    2012 Politi Ch., Βatsiou S., Douda E., Jiarmourtas Α.The effect of an exercise programme on the functional ability, the dynamic balance and the visual-motor coordination of people with Mental Retardation. Proceedings of 20th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 18-20 of May.

    2012. Lafazani P., Batsiou S., Michalopoulou M., Malliou P. & Lafazani M. A COMPARATIVE STUDY ON THE ATTITUDE AND INTENTION OF SECONDARY EDUCATION STUDENTS WITH AND WITHOUT SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS with regard to their participation in an exercise program. Proceedings of the 5th Panhellenic Congress of Therapeutic Gymnastics & 4th Special Physical Education Meeting, Thessaloniki November 30-December 2, 71-72

    2012. Pollatidou G., Batsiou S., Pollatidou P. motivation factors for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Athletes. Proceedings of the 5th Panhellenic Congress of Therapeutic Gymnastics & 4th Special Physical Education Meeting, Thessaloniki November 30-December 2, 73-75

    2011. Karaolis, I., Batsiou, S., Douda, H., Antoniou P. COMMON SCHOOLING OF STUDENTS WITH AND WITHOUT MOBILE DISABILITY IN THE COURSE OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION: ATTITUDES AND INTENTIONS OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION INSTRUCTORS IN PUBLIC SCHOOLS IN CYPRUS. Proceedings of 19th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 20-22 of May.

    2011. Ignatidou S.,Batsiou S., Douda H., Smilios I. THE EFFECTS OF DIFFERENT EXERCISE PROGRAMS IN STEREOTYPICAL BEHAVIOR IN PEOPLE WITH AUTISM. Proceedings of 19th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 20-22 of May.

    2011 Ioannidou D., Batsiou S., Kourtesis Th., Douda H. The self – perception level of the children with mobile disability and what motivates them to exercise. Proceedings of 19th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 20-22 of May..

    2011. Patsi Ch., Antoniou P., Batsiou S., Bebetsos E., & Lymnioudi A. EXPLORING THE BENEFITS OF DIGITAL INTERACTIVE GAMES ON PEOPLE’S HEALTH. PROCEEDINGS OF THE 5TH EUROPEAN CONFERENCE ON GAMES BASED LEARNING, (The National and Kapodistrian University of Athens) Athens 20-21 October, 750-752.

    2011. Politi Ch., Βatsiou S., Douda E., Jiarmourtas Α. THE EFFECT OF ACTIVE PARTICIPATION OF ADULTS with intellectual disability IN AEROBIC CAPACITY Proceedings of the 12th EGV Thematic Conference. December 10-11. Thessaloniki. Pg. 45-48.

    2010. Batsiou S., Kravaritis J., Douda E. Tokmakidis S. EVALUATION OF THE EFFECTIVENESS OF THREE REHABILITATION PROGRAMS IN PATIENTS WITH CERVICAL SYNDROME. Proceedings of 18th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 21-23 of May.

    2010. Arampatzis A., Batsiou S., Douda H., Kosta G. THE EFFECTIVENESS OF PHYSICAL ACTIVITY OF RECREATION IN GROSS MOTOR SKILLS AND IN FITNESS’ PARAMETERS OF CHILDREN WITH CEREBRAL PALSY. Proceedings of 18th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 21-23 of May.

    2009. Tsoulfidou N., Aggelousis N., Batsiou S. & Kampas A. RELIABILITY OF BALANCE ASSESSMENT METHODS IN DEAF CHILDREN. Proceedings of 17th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 22-24 of May. Exercise & Society. 49, 76-80.

    2009. Papadopoulou A., Batsiou S. Drakou A. Antoniou P. & Bebetsos E. THE LEVEL OF ANXIETY OF ATHLETES WITH AND WITHOUT DISABILITY AT THE DURATION OF SIGNIFICANT GAMES. Proceedings of 17th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 22-24 of May. Exercise & Society. 49,.

    2009. Konsta E., Batsiou S., Douda H. & Michalopoulou M. THE EFFECT OF EXERCISE IN PEOPLE WITH MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS. Proceedings of 17th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 22-24 of May. Exercise & Society. 49,

    2008. Balatsou V., Batsiou S., Douda H., Tokmakidis S. THE EFFECT OF EXERCISE PROGRAM ON FITNESS OF INDIVIDUALS WITH MENTAL RETARDATION AND PSYCHIC DISEASE. Proceedings of 16th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 16-18 of May. Exercise & Society.

    2008. Derikoglou A., Batsiou S., Mavridis G. & Bebetsos E. PSYCHOLOGICAL SKILLS EVALUATION OF ATHLETES WITH DISABILITIES ATH THE 8th POWER LIFTING PAN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS 2007. Proceedings of 16th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 16-18 of May. Exercise & Society.

    2008. Zafiriadis E. Bebetsos E., Batsiou S., Diggelidis N. & Kokkaridas D. ATTITUDES OF PRIMARY SCHOOL STUDENTS TOWARDS THE INCLUSION OF PEERS WITH AVERAGE MENTAL RETARDATION PRIOR AND AFTER JOINT PHYSICAL EDUCATION PROGRAM AT SCHOOL. Proceedings of 16th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 16-18 of May. Exercise & Society.

    2008. Pollatidou G., Batsiou S., Toubekis A., Douda H. & Tokmakidis S. Changes in physiological parameters and critical velocity during preparation period of swimmers with physical disability. Proceedings of Pan-hellenic Conference on Physical education and Sports. Sports and Physical Education. 67: 48-57.

    2007. Douda H., Taliadourou M., Batsiou S. & Tzaki M. Evaluation of morphological characteristics and THIGH- flang angle in physiological low weight early mewborns. Proceedings of 15th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 18-20 of May. Exercise & Society, 46:139-143

    2007. Stathaki S., Phasidou E., Batsiou S., Bebetsos E., & Antoniou P. The level of moral development of wheelchair basketball players. Proceedings of 15th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 18-20 of May. Exercise & Society, 46: 71-74.

    2007. Pandraklaki K., Antoniou H., Batsiou S., Bebetsos E., & Antoniou P. The level of self perception and self esteem of attikis secontary students. Proceedings of 15th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 18-20 of May., Exercise & Society, 46: 28-33

    2007. Antoniou H., Pandraklaki K., Batsiou S., Antoniou P. & Bebetsos E. The level of self perception and self esteem of Chalkida primary students. Proceedings of 15th International Congress of Physical Education and Sport, Komotini, 18-20 of May.. Exercise & Society, 46:9-13.

    2005. Batsiou S. Integration in the course of Physical Education students with vision problems. Proceedings of the 2ndpanhellenic congress of Therapeutic Gymnastics & 7th Symposium on Special Physical Education

    2004. Batsiou S., Karageorgiou E., & Tsakiris A. EXERCISE IN MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS. Proceedings of the 13th Balkan Athletic Conference - 7th International Congress of Athletic Society of Greece - 4th Hellenic-Cypriot Athletic Conference. Drama.

    2002. Batsiou S, Bebetsos E., Panteli P. Laparidis K., & Antoniou P. ATTITUDES AND INTENTION OF GREEK AND CYPRIOT PRIMARY EDUCATION TEACHERS UPON THE SUBMISSION OF SPECIAL POPULATION CHILDREN INTHE TYPICAL SCHOOL. Proceedings of 6th Conference of the European Association for Research in Adapted Physical Activity. 30 October-2 November

    2002. Batsiou S., Laparidis K., Polemitis A., & Antoniou P. THE EFFECT OF PRACTICE ON TREADMILL IN THE HEART RATE OF PEOPLE WITH DOWN SYNDROME. Proceedings of 6th Conference of the European Association for Research in Adapted Physical Activity. 30 October-2 November