Within the PROMISE 2 project, professionals from Cyprus invited Center`s psychologist Ana Marija Španić to present the model of Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb, and to discuss the approach of addressing the topic of parental alienation and work with children and families in the context of high-conflict divorces. Education was held on April 4th 2019 in Nicosia, Cyprus.Read more →
Elma Katana, a journalist from T portal spoke with Center's psychologist Swea Jelić Tuščić about brothers and sisters: "Many parents are very concerned about fights between children, and although these powerful conflicts can lead to negative consequences, one needs to know how these conflicts lead to learning how to compromise, reconciliate, apologize and accept an apology and develop emotional control, which will certainly be a valuable skill further in life", explains Swea Jelić Tuščić, a psychologist from the Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb.Read more →
The director of the Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb, Prof. Sc. D.Gordana Buljan Flander was invited to participate in the PROMISE 2 project in Budapest, April 2nd to April 4th 2019 by presenting the Center's work and the child and youth protection system in Croatia and provide the training on the forensic interview of children and young people for experts in Hungary. Policemen, judges, psychologists, social workers and other experts from the child protection system participated in the training.Read more →
Last week, Vedran Rakinić, president of the association „Aikido for Children of Croatia“ visited Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb, regarding the theme of promoting nonviolence, which we approach from different theoretical and practical positions, but with very similar ideas.Read more →
Parental stress was the topic of the interview conducted by journalist Elma Katana with the psychologist of the Center, Assist. Prof. Bruna Profaca, Ph. D which was published on April 1st, 2019 on T portal:Read more →
A conference on "Mental health of children and youth-a multidisciplinary approach in promotion, prevention, diagnostics, treatment and rehabilitation" was held at the Croatian Medical Center in Zagreb on March 29th 2019, organized by the Croatian Association for Infant, Pediatric and Adolescent Psychiatry and the Croatian Institute for Public Health. The conference brought together a large number of international and Croatian specialists in the field of neuroscience, prevention, diagnostics, treatment and rehabilitation of mental disorders in children and adolescents. In the name of Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb were the Deputy of Director Domagoj Štimac, MD, Psychiatrist, Sub specialist of Pediatric and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychologist Ana Raguž.Read more →
In Croatian Radiotelevision show Studio 4, the host and editor Petar Vlahov hosted on March 26th, 2019, the Center’s psychologist Mia Roje on the issue of manipulation of children in divorce and alienation from parents (see video of the entire show):
Director Gordana Buljan Flander, prof, Ph.D participated in the expert meeting „Child and system manipulation: do we recognize child emotional abuse?“ organized by the Association of Social Workers of the Osijek-Baranja County in Osijek, March 22nd, 2019. Director held the introductory lecture "Manipulation of children and system"