Croatian Ministry of the Interior: International Institutions Recognize Importance of “Behind the Doors” Campaign

Croatian Ministry of the Interior: International Institutions Recognize Importance of “Behind the Doors” Campaign

The website of Croatian Police Directorate announced the text of the international success of the campaign "Behind the Doors" ("Behind This Door Lives Mia") on April 23, 2020. We convey the text in its entirety: “Sometimes, for those most vulnerable #ostanidoma [#stayhome] it is not a safe choice. What if staying in the house brings a danger and abuse?
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Appeal for Media Support: Let’s Be Partners In the Campaign “Behind the Doors” #REPORTVIOLENCE

Appeal for Media Support: Let’s Be Partners In the Campaign “Behind the Doors” #REPORTVIOLENCE

The “Behind the Doors” campaign, led jointly in Crooatia by the Ministry of the Interior, the Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center and the Degordian Agency, aims to make all of us citizens aware not to turn our heads and to report the violence that is taking place nearby. Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center and the police continue to work on the prevention of violent and abusing events that destroy lives and take away carelessness from the children's faces, but in these exceptional circumstances of social distancing and prolonged stay at their homes, we need help from the whole society -  citizens, neighbours, acquaintances, the child's closest surroundings, and the media.
FREE BROCHURE: “Cards for Rainy Days (and Social Distancing)” – 55 Family Activities That Connect and Build Psychological Resilience

FREE BROCHURE: “Cards for Rainy Days (and Social Distancing)” – 55 Family Activities That Connect and Build Psychological Resilience

The free brochure Cards For Rainy Days (and Social Distancing) created by Center’s psychologist Tea Brezinšćak, has been a great success. In just twenty days since we have offered 55 family activities that connect and build psychological resilience as part of psychological support for parents and children, it was read and downloaded over 13,000 times on our site for free. Another 5,000 readers reached them through social networks and other websites, which offered them for download, such as 24sata.hr and roditelji.hr and numerous elementary schools and kindergartens.
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Some specifics of stress reactions during global pandemic period

The global coronavirus pandemic will surely leave psychological consequences and is having an impact already. It is expected that some children and young people may develop more serious psychological consequences in the form of a stress response, an adjustment disorder or even a post-traumatic stress disorder. It is the result of exposure to stress and fear due to the uncertainty that is accompanying the growing coronavirus pandemic worldwide. Overwhelming media news with negative outcomes (news about hundreds and hundreds of people dying daily from neighboring and nearby European countries) is contributing to uncertainty, while at the same time misinformation from various online sources that claim this is a seasonal flu variant that is dangerous only to the elderly, reduce the severity of the situation.
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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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Publications

Cards For Rainy Days“Cards for Rainy Days (and Social Distancing)”: 55 Family Activities That Connect and Build Psychological Resilience The free brochure Cards For Rainy Days (and Social Distancing) created by Center’s psychologist Tea Brezinšćak, has been a great succ...
Brochure about Child Protection Centre of Zagreb Brochure about Child protection centre of Zagreb, our team, goals and organization of work.
It’s happened, what now…? Leaflet for the parents of sexually abused childrenEarly detection and appropriate intervention may alleviate the consequences of sexual abuse and ensure child recovery.
Attachment and violent behaviour in youth – Why is love important? A handbook that can help readers to understand better the roots of violent behavior in youth, as well as to find out how to rear a nonvi...
Is it possible that it is love? Handtbook on violence in youth relationships aiming to help the youth to get out of violent relationships, and helping future generations of...
Sexual development of the child Primary purpose of this handbook is to help parents to be relaxed and prepared to accept sexuality as a part of their child's development an...
Bullying among children The purpose of this handbook is to try to meet children's needs and to answer adults' questions which are related to bullying and which we e...
Supporting the mourning child This handbook is intended for parents and professionals who provide support to the child who has experienced a loss. It is well-known nowada...
Cyberbullying This handbook is intended for children, parents, teachers and everybody who works with children and we believe it will find its way to all t...
I can succeed, too! This handbook is intended for parents, educators, teachers and children who, in the education system, are also called the children with deve...