RTL Today: “With the Support and Love of a New Family and Environment, Children with the Most Severe Traumas Can Be Happy and Successful in Life”

RTL Today: “With the Support and Love of a New Family and Environment, Children with the Most Severe Traumas Can Be Happy and Successful in Life”

RTL journalist Željka Felbar investigated for RTL Today TV show what is going to happen to a 2-month-old boy who tragically lost both parents in a recent murder of six people and suicide in Kajzerica, and how do children go on later with their life after such traumatic events? Tatjana Brozić Perić, Director of the Social Welfare Center of Zagreb and Prof. Gordana Buljan Flander, Ph.D., Director of Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center gave their opinion in TV report.
We Congratulate to Renata Ćorić Špoljar on Her Doctoral Thesis “Determinants of Children’s Adjustment to High-Conflict Divorce”

We Congratulate to Renata Ćorić Špoljar on Her Doctoral Thesis “Determinants of Children’s Adjustment to High-Conflict Divorce”

We congratulate to our Head of Diagnostics and Treatment, clinical psychologist, Renata Ćorić Špoljar, Ph.D., who defended her doctoral dissertation at the Study Center for Social Work at the Faculty of Law in Zagreb on the topic "Determinants of Children's Adjustment to High-Conflict Divorce" under the mentorship of Prof. Slavica Blažek Kokorić, Ph.D. and Prof. Gordana Buljan Flander, Ph.D.
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We Invite Experts To Support 28 Conclusions of the Profession in Protecting Children from Emotional Abuse in Parental Divorce: Establishing Good Practice in Croatia

We Invite Experts To Support 28 Conclusions of the Profession in Protecting Children from Emotional Abuse in Parental Divorce: Establishing Good Practice in Croatia

The interest of the professional and the general public for the topic of alienation and emotional abuse of children in divorce is growing day by day, and the proof is an excellent response to Karen and Nick Woodall's lecture held in early July 2019 in Zagreb, organized by the Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center and the Association of Youth Judges, Family Judges and Child and Youth Experts. After their lecture entitled ''Understanding and working with children and families affected by parental alienation: hearing the authentic voice of the child and intervening to help recovery'', a number of colleagues and parents contacted us, noting that what the world-renowned authorities teach what the law and international regulations say, and what follows from thousands of scientific papers, have no real practical application in Croatia.
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28 Truths of the Profession in Protecting Children from Emotional abuse in Parental Divorce: Establishing Good Practice in Croatia

28 Truths of the Profession in Protecting Children from Emotional abuse in Parental Divorce: Establishing Good Practice in Croatia

In July 2019, a lecture ''Understanding and working with children and families affected by parental alienation: hearing the authentic voice of the child and intervening to help recovery'' was organised by Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb and Association of Youth Judges, Family Judges and Child and Youth Experts. The lecturers were Karen and Nick Woodall, internationally recognized authorities in area of alienation, partners in Family Separation Clinic in London, who, engaged in daily close cooperation with social welfare, health and justice systems, work on the issue of alienation.
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HRT: “Child Abuse Occurs at Every Level of Society in Every Country in the World”

HRT: “Child Abuse Occurs at Every Level of Society in Every Country in the World”

On the occasion of public lecture held by Karen Woodall, Ph.D. and Nick Woodall "Understanding and working with children and families affected by parental alienation: hearing the authentic voice of the child and interventing to help recovery" organized by the Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb and the Association of Youth Judges, Family Judges and Child and Youth Experts in Zagreb, Nick Woodall and Center's psychologist Mia Roje Đapić were guests on Studio 4 HRT on July 9th, 2019, on the topic of child abuse and child protection:
Miss7Mama: “Forcing Child to Choose Between Parents After Divorce Is a Type of Abuse”

Miss7Mama: “Forcing Child to Choose Between Parents After Divorce Is a Type of Abuse”

Miss7Mama / 24sata.hr journalist Ana Dukić attended a lecture by Karen Woodall, Ph.D. and Nick Woodall "Understanding and Working with Children and Families Affected by Parental Alienation: Hearing the Authentic Voice of the Child and Interventing to Help Recovery" organized by Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center and the Association of Youth Judges, Family Judges and Child and Youth Experts on July 10th, 2019 in Zagreb. Here is her report:
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VIDEO: Recording of the Entire Lecture by Karen Woodall, Ph.D. and Nick Woodall on Parental Alienation Held in Zagreb

VIDEO: Recording of the Entire Lecture by Karen Woodall, Ph.D. and Nick Woodall on Parental Alienation Held in Zagreb

A recording of the entire lecture "Understanding and working with children and families affected by parental alienation: hearing the authentic voice of the child and intervening to help recovery'' which was held by Karen Woodall, Ph.D. and Nick Woodall in Zagreb is available on Center's Youtube channel in duration of 2 hours and 53 minutes. The lecture was organized by the Zagreb Child and Youth Protection Center and Association of Juvenile Judges, Family Judges and Child and Youth Specialists On July 10th, 2019 in Zagreb.
HRT Otvoreno: “Could Tragedies in Đakovo, Rovinj and Zagreb Have Been Prevented?”

HRT Otvoreno: “Could Tragedies in Đakovo, Rovinj and Zagreb Have Been Prevented?”

Director Prof. Gordana Buljan Flander, Ph.D., participated on July 9th, 2019 in show Otvoreno on the topic of violence in society, and the occasion of the murder of a social worker Blaženka Poplašen and the wounding of her colleague lawyer, in Đakovo by the beneficiary of the Social Welfare Center. On the same day, a four-year-old girl passed away at KBC Rijeka after being left by her father inside a closed car in the heat. In Zagreb, a mother and a nanny of a two-year-old boy were detained by the police on suspicion of child abuse. Could these tragedies have been prevented? Who failed? The system, the society or everyone? HRT Magazine brings a preview of the show, which you can watch in its entirety at the video link:

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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...
Should we be concerned? This is a handbook about adolescents intended for parents and professionals. Adolescence is the time of growing into adulthood, when a perso...