Psychologists from our Center Mia Roje and Ella Selak Bagarić participated in the conference of the European Commission “Child Friendly Justice and Integrated Child Protection Systems – Lessons Learned from EU Projects” in Brussels, June 25 and 26, 2018.
Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb has been invited to participate as an example of inspiring practices in the world, and Ella Selak Bagarić, mag.psych. presented our model and the specifics of working with traumatized children and therapy dogs.
The work of our Center as an example of good practice was highlighted by colleagues from Serbia and participants of the PROMISE project.
From the left: Danica Ergovac, Ella Selak Bagarić, Mia Roje, Mirela Mujagić
The Ministry of Social Policy and Youth organised training of foster parents in Slavonski Brod where prof. dr. sc. Gordana Buljan Flander, Director of the Child Protection Center of Zagreb delivered a lecture on the specificites of the development, adjustment, emotional and academic difficulties and mourning of foster children.
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.