Human right and psychotraumatology was the title of the 12th European Conference on Traumatic Stress which was held in Vienna from 2 to 5 June 2011. The Conference was organised by ESTSS (European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies). On behalf of our Center, the Conference was attended by Gordana Buljan Flander, Associated Professor, Marija Bačan, M.D., Bruna Profaca, Ph. D. and Dragana Matešković, M.A.
The training of experts on the topic “Manipulation of children during divorce” organized by the Center for Social Welfare Pula on 29 and 30 November, 2017 was led by Prof. Dr. Sc. Gordana Buljan Flander and Mia Roje, MA. The education took place at the House of mentally ill adults Villa Maria and attendees were from Centers of Pula, Pazin, Labin, Rovinj, Poreč and Buje, as also as Pula Police Station.
The aim of education was through contemporary scientific-theoretical knowledge and practical examples to describe high-conflict divorce, manipulation of children during divorce, child alienation and provide guidelines for the recognizing children’s emotional abuse, an adequate responses and work with all involved family members, as well as to emphasize the importance of a multidisciplinary approaches and intersectoral cooperation in this field.