Psychologists

Vlatka Križan

Clinical Psychologist

Education

• Graduate psychologist, the Department of Psychology of the Faculty of Philosophy, the University of Zagreb, 2000-2006

Graduation paper: Comparison between the efficacy of a local anesthetic and a cognitive procedure in reducing pain

Training

2016 Working with Parental Alienation, (Karen and Nick Woodall) at the Child and Youth Protection Centre of the City of Zagreb

2015 Acquired the status of a clinical psychologist

2015 Training: Advanced Forensic Interviewing Training (Linda Cordisco Steele)

2014 Course: Mindfulness. Croatian Society for Behavioural-Cognitive Psychotherapy

2013 Completed training for the status of a court evaluator

2013 Training in Cognitive-behavioural therapy of traumatic experience – B. L. Bonner and S. Schmidt, at the Child and Youth Protection Centre of the City of Zagreb

2012 Training in psychodiagnostics of traumatised children

2012 Completed the third (final) level of training in cognitive-behavioural psychotherapeutic approach at the Croatian Association for Behavioural-Cognitive Therapies

2010 – 2011 Attended the second level of training in cognitive-behavioural psychotherapeutic approach at the Croatian Association for Behavioural-Cognitive Therapies

2010 Attended the first level of training in cognitive-behavioural psychotherapeutic approach at the Croatian Association for Behavioural-Cognitive Therapies

- Training in the application of psychodiagnostic instruments (MMPI-2 and MMPI-A, Wartegg projective test, Bender Gestalt II, WISC IV, RCFT and related tests: neuropsychological assessment of visual perception, construction and memory in children)

- Participation and attendance at scientific and professional conferences in the field of clinical, health and childhood psychology

Experience and employment

2011 – The Child and Youth Protection Centre of the City of Zagreb

2006 – 2011 Clinical Hospital Osijek, Department of Paediatrics

Affiliations

Croatian Chamber of Psychology

Croatian Association for Behavioural-Cognitive Therapies

Croatian Professional Association of Experts and Court Evaluators