Dr Foteini Kounti has completed her PhD in Cognitive psychology in the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. She is a Cognitive neuropsychologist and the dementia lead of BRINA,-Brains In Action UK. She has co-authored 9 books in relation to older people, dementia diagnosis, cognitive training and care giving topics. Also, Dr Kounti has designed and tested more than 20 different cognitive training programs for older people aiming in dementia prevention and delay. She has delivered 27 publications in prestigious scientific journals worldwide. She had been the dementia lead of 4 day Clinics operating under the Greek Ministry of Health and the Greek Alzheimer’s Disease Association.
Since 1995 she co-founded, and has been serving as a board member of, the Alzheimer’s Disease Association and later the Federation of Alzheimer’s disease in Greece.