Faculty of
Psychology of Education


Lyudmila Elkoninova

Faculty of Psychology of Education,
Department of Age Psychology named after Professor L. Obukhova

Associate Professor

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Education level: higher education, Department of Psychology of the Faculty of Philosophy of the Komensky University in Bratislava (Czechoslovakia) (1970), Ph.D. (1972)
Qualification: psychologist, psychology teacher
Direction of training and (or) specialty: Psychology
Academic degree: Candidate of Psychological Sciences (Thesis “Fears of modern preschoolers and their connection with the peculiarities of child-parent relations”, 2012)
Academic title: senior researcher

Advanced training and (or) professional retraining:

  • Program “Adaptive neuropedagogics” for speech therapists and speech pathologists, LLC “AKME center Arkhipova B.A.” (36 hours, 2018);
  • Program “Adaptive neuropedagogics” course for psychologists and teachers, LLC “AKME center Arkhipova B.A.” (36 hours, 2018);
  • Techniques of inclusive education in higher education (with partial application of distance learning technologies and e-learning) (72 hours, MSUPE, 2019).

Total work experience: 44 years.
Work experience in the field: 20 years.

Taught disciplines:

Bachelor’s degree

  • Psychology of development of preschool children.

Master’s degree

  • Planning and conducting psychological research
  • Psychology of games and fairy tales
  • Psychology of the game and the fairy tale
  • Designing an educational gaming environment

Scientific interests:

  • the specifics of modern childhood
  • quality of preschool education
  • personal and cognitive development of children 1-8 years of age
  • the developing function of children’s games and toys
  • transition from a game to a position (based on the material of productive activity – children’s theater)
  • specifics of the initiative of young children
  • building game spaces
  • examination of cultural products intended for children (books, toys, cartoons, development programs)
  • counseling as an anthropopractics

Awards, awards, titles:

  • Ushinsky Medal (2003)
  • Diploma for many years of resultative work in the system of the capital’s vocational education from the rector of MSUPE (2011)
  • Certificate of Merit for contribution to the development of research in the field of preschool education and in connection with the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the RAS Institute of Psychological and Pedagogical Problems of Childhood (2011)

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