First European Conference on Child Abuse and Neglect - EUCCAN was held in Amsterdam from 23 to 25 May. The Conference was attended by experts from 21 countries all over the world and eminent speakers like dr. Glaser, prof. Browne, prof. Hobbs, dr. Felitti and prof. Adriaenssens as well as dr. Domagoj Štimac subspecialist in child and adolescent psychiatry of The Child Protection Center of Zagreb.
Experts from the Correctional Institution in Kranj (Vzgojni zavod) and the Youth Care Centre in Ljubljana, have visited the Child and Youth Protection Center of Zagreb on 27 of February 2017. Center’s work was presented to them by Head of diagnosis and treatment, Ph.D. Bruna Profaca. During the discussion, colleagues from Slovenia were interested in treatment work and conducting interviews with abused children after traumatic events. Also, during this study visit, they were introduced to the work of the Brave Phone, whose programs were presented by Deputy President of Brave Phone, Jelena Tomić. This was another visit in a series of visits of experts from Slovenia to the Center who are interested in exploring the work of the Center, exchanging experiences and establishing future cooperation.