Lilia Sophia Popgantcheva

Lilia Popgantcheva

Sports Psychology Coach


  • 2016 - Sports Psychology coach, Mental Game Coaching Certification, Peak Performance Sports, USA
  • 2011-2014 - Certification in Group Analysis, Zigmund Freud University Vienna
  • 2008-2010 - Artistic Psycho-Social Practices, New Bulgarian University
  • 2012 - Group therapy intervention for people with addictions, Novo Nachalo Foundation
  • 2011 - Training in Post-Traumatic Intervention, Animus Association
  • 2010 - Certification Energy Psychology, Energy Therapy Worldwide, USA
  • Prior education: training in social entrepreneurship at University of California Berkeley, Public Policy at Georgetown University, BA at Graceland College and language and literature at Sofia University St. Kl. Ochridsky.

Sports Activities (non-professional)

  • IKO assistant certificate for kite surfing, CMAS ** certificate for scuba diving, ski, snowboard, mountain tracking and rock climbing and other

Volunteer Work

Family Projects

Executive producer of feature film “Mila from Mars” (2004); assistant director, producers’ group and location manager at feature film “Voevoda” (2016)


Articles at monthly and weekly magazines: Capital, Manager, Foreign Policy (FP Bulgaria), Intelligent Life and BM (Economist Bulgaria) and other.