Institute of Psychology

Dr. Katerina Naumova

Associate professor

Prof. Dr. Katerina Naumova was born in 1977 in Skopje. Graduated (2000) and received her master’s degree (2008) at the Faculty of Philosophy, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje. Employed as junior assistant at the Institute of Psychology at the same Faculty in 2002. Defended her doctoral dissertation on “Longitudinal assessment of mental health and quality of life among individuals suffering from long-term posttraumatic stress” and obtained a PhD in Psychology at the Faculty of Philosophy in June 2013. Elected assistant professor in October 2013 and associate professor in September 2018 at the Institute of Psychology, Faculty of Philosophy in Skopje.

She has participated in various national and international projects supported by the European Commission, WHO, UNICEF, DAAD, the Ministry of Education and Science and the Ministry of Culture of RM.

Served as Editor-in-Chief (2018-2019) of the international journal “Psychology: Science and Practice”. In 2020 appointed Head of Doctoral Studies in Psychology at the Faculty of Philosophy in Skopje.

Member of the Macedonian Chamber of Psychologists, European Association of Clinical Psychology and Psychological Treatment, European Health Psychology Society and European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies.

Research interests: stress, trauma and coping; health prevention and health promotion; transdiagnostic approaches to mental health problems.

Prof. Dr. Katerina Naumova teaches the following courses:

On second cycle studies:
  • 1

    [PS161Z / 19] Clinical Psychology

  • 2

    [PS2015I / 19] Health Psychology

  • 3

    [PS2016I / 19] Abnormal Psychology

  • 4

    [FPS206I / 19] Mental Health Promotion

On third cycle studies:
  • 1

    [PS109I] Clinical Psychology

  • 2

    [PS217I] Clinical Health Psychology

  • 3

    [PS218I] Assessment and Treatment of Mental Disorders


Bibliography

Naumova, K. (2020). Psihologijata i inovaciite [Psychology and Innovation]. In A. Petkovska, K. Naumova, M. Todorovska, & V. Sarakinski. Inovacijata niz humanistichkite i opshtestvenite nauki (pp.59-90). Filozofski fakultet.

Naumova, K. (2020). Pismenost za mentalnoto zdravje i nameri za baranjeto pomosh: ispituvanje na demografski i psiholoshki korelati [Mental health literacy and help-seeking intentions: Examining demographic and psychological correlates].     Psihologija: nauka i praktika, IV(7-8), 57-78.

Blazhevska-Stoilkovska, B. & Naumova, K. (2020). Psychometric properties of the Brief Symptom Inventory in a clinical and nonclinical sample. Psychology: Science and Practice, IV(7-8), 11-25. 

Naumova, K., & Kitkanj, Z. (2019). Approach/avoidance personality traits as predictors of psychopathology in convicted offenders. Psihologija, 52, 75-91. https://doi.org/10.2298/PSI180130030N

Kitkanj, Z. & Naumova, K. (2018). Reinforcement sensitivity in reoffenders and violent offenders. Journal of Special Education and Rehabilitation, 19, 69-84. https://doi.org/10.19057/jser.2019.41

Naumova, K. (2018). Psiholoshkata arhitektura na posttraumatskoto stresno rastrojstvo [The psychological architecture of postтraumatic stress disorder]. Psihologija: nauka i praktika, II(3), 55-66. https://doi.org/10.37509/psyscip183055n

Naumova, K. & Popovski, M. (2015). Anksioznost povrzana so smrtta kaj mladi vozrasni: polovi razliki i emocionalni korelati [Death anxiety in young adults: Sex differences and emotional correlates]. Psihologija: nauka i praktika, I(2), 7-26. https://doi.org/10.37509/psyscip151.2007n

Naumova, K. (2015). Faktori na rizik za hronichna traektorija na posttraumatska adaptacija [Risk factors for chronic trajectory of posttraumatic adaptation]. Psihologija: nauka i praktika, I(1), 87-107. https://doi.org/10.37509/psyscip151.1088n

Popovski, M. & Naumova, K. (2015). Stigmatizacija na lica so narusheno mentalno zdravje i kontaktite so niv kaj studenti so razlichna profesionalna orientacija [Stigmatization of people with mental disorders and contact with them in students with different professional orientations]. Psihologija: nauka i praktika, I(1), 27-45. https://doi.org/10.37509/psyscip151.1027p

Naumova, K. (2014). Kognitivni modeli na posttraumatski stres [Cognitive models of posttraumatic stress]. Godishen zbornik na Filozofski fakultet, 67, 113-126.

Naumova, K. (2011). Psiholoshka procena na posttraumatski stres [Psychological assessment of posttraumatic stress]. Godishen zbornik na Filozofski fakultet, 64, 135-145.

Naumova, K. (2010). Posttraumatski stres: teoretski modeli, tipologija i etnokulturni aspekti [Posttraumatic stress: Theoretical models, typology and etnocultural aspects]. Godishen zbornik na Filozofski fakultet, 63, 271-286.

Naumova, K. (2009). Od trauma do posttraumatsko stresno rastrojstvo [From trauma to posttraumatic stress disorder]. Godishen zbornik na Filozofski fakultet, 62, 201-217.

Popovski, M. & Naumova, K. (2009). Stigmatizacija na lica bolni od shizofrenija i na zavisnici od droga i alkohol [The stigma towards people suffering from schizophrenia, drug addiction and alcohol addiction]. Revija za socijalna politika, 2(3), 231-244.

Popovski, M. & Naumova, K. (2008). Dolgotraen posttraumatski stres i kvalitet na zhivot kaj vnatreshno raseleni lica vo Makedonija [Long-term posttraumatic stress and quality of life in IDPs in Macedonia]. Godishen zbornik na Filozofski fakultet, 61, 129-146.Popovski, M. & Naumova, K. (2008). Trauma and posttraumatic stress in war IDPs in Macedonia. Psihijatrija Danas, 40(1), 15-29.