Croatian Radio And Television: Launching “Behind the Door” Campaign To Report Domestic Violence During COVID-19 Isolation

Croatian Radio And Television: Launching “Behind the Door” Campaign To Report Domestic Violence During COVID-19 Isolation

Director of the Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center, Prof. Gordana Buljan Flander, PhD, and Police Officer Kristina Filipovic from the Department for Juvenile Delinquency and Crime Against Children and Youth of Ministry of the Interior participated on April 10, 2020 in the Croatian Radio and Television show "Together For Health" hosted by Tomislav Cerovec on the occasion of launching joint campaign by Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center and the Ministry of the Interior Affairs "Behind the Door". Here is the transcript of the show:
Miss7Mama: ” Will Grandma and Grandpa Be OK ?: How to Explain to a Child Why People Are In Self-Isolation”

Miss7Mama: ” Will Grandma and Grandpa Be OK ?: How to Explain to a Child Why People Are In Self-Isolation”

Ana Raguž, Psychologist from the Center, wrote for Miss7Mama column " Will Grandma and Grandpa Be OK ?: How to Explain to a Child Why People Are In Self-Isolation", released March 21, 2020.: "Breaking news, precautions, measures of self-isolation, instructions about new behaviors and routines, daily conversations about corona virus, information of illnesses and deaths statistics in the last few weeks are topics that we mostly hear and discuss.
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How can children become infected, what to do if they become ill, how to explain to them the coronavirus and new rules of behavior

How can children become infected, what to do if they become ill, how to explain to them the coronavirus and new rules of behavior

The parents section on show "Dobro jutro, Hrvatska" on Croatian Television, was dedicated to topics about the dangers of coronavirus on children and how to organize family life with young children in new circumstances and were aired on March 18, 2020. The expert interlocutors were psychologist Mia Roje Đapić on behalf of the Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center; Head of the Institute for Infectious Diseases of Children, Prof. Goran Tešović, PhD, Specialist in pediatric infectology, Intensive care subspecialist, and artist Latica Vitez who demonstrated some of the creative games for children. Here are some of the most informative parenting tips provided by guest experts:
How to talk to young children and set boundaries for adolescents, how to wash hands and toys, why to forget about stuffed toys…

How to talk to young children and set boundaries for adolescents, how to wash hands and toys, why to forget about stuffed toys…

Members of the Crisis Board of the Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center, Deputy director, Prim. Assist. prof. Vanja Slijepčević Saftić, PhD-MD, Specialist pediatrician, Subpecialist in pediatric neurology, and psychologist Ella Selak Bagarić made a guest appearance on Croatian Television's show "Dobar dan Hrvatska" on March 18, 2020, where they gave numerous tips on how parents can protect children from corona viruses - medically and psychologically, why forget about stuffed toys for a while, what are the risks of getting sick in different age groups of children, how to explain to adolescents the real dangers and encourage them to agree not to go outside during this period, set boundaries.... Here's the transcript:
Influence of coronavirus on children: How can we help them in these difficult times?

Influence of coronavirus on children: How can we help them in these difficult times?

Portal Dnevno.hr has published the advice of psychologist and member of the Crisis Board of the Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center, Ella Selak Bagarić on how in the situation of spreading of the corona virus epidemic all over the world, since schools are closed and distance learning is taking place, there are more people in self-isolation, and the number of people staying in homes is increasing, it can affect children, and what can we all do to make it easier and to adapt to new life routines?:
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Don’t be afraid of boredom and leisure these days. When you’re not working, instead of listening to the news all day, you prefer to do something with your child

Don’t be afraid of boredom and leisure these days. When you’re not working, instead of listening to the news all day, you prefer to do something with your child

T-Portal journalist Elma Katana spoke with Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center's clinical psychologist Assist. prof. Bruna Profaca, PhD about "How to survive self-isolation" and a text with advice by Bruna Profaca under the headline: 'Don't be afraid of boredom and leisure these days. When you're not working, instead of listening to the news all day, you prefer to do something with your child' was published March 17, 2020:
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RTL Today: “Expert’s advice for a family with children in self-isolation”

RTL Today: “Expert’s advice for a family with children in self-isolation”

RTL Today journalist Amela Ćilić made a TV enclosure bradcast on the March 14th, 2020 about on the news that the one kindergarten child had a positive coronavirus test, after which a hundred children from that kindergarten with their families need to go to self-isolation. There are 6000 people quarantined in Croatia in total. Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center's psychologist Ella Selak Bagarić explains how to make the most of unplanned time with your family.
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All his childhood he has been abused, and now at 18 he sleeps in stations and begs to survive

All his childhood he has been abused, and now at 18 he sleeps in stations and begs to survive

RTL Television broadcasted a shocking reportage by journalist Sanja Čatipović about an 18-year-old who, as an abused child, is separated from his family into a children's home, from which he ends up “on the street” after turning 18 and lives on begging. The director of the Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center, Prof. Gordana Buljan Flander, PhD, commented on the position of separated children in the system: