Diane Cranley, the founder of the non-profit organisation TAALK (Talk About Abuse to Liberate Kids), whose main aim is the prevention and protection of children from sexual abuse, organised the 24 hour internet radio show with recognised expert speakers from around the world who have been working with sexually abused children, developing child sexual abuse prevention programs, working with the police and the judiciary raising awareness of the child sexual abuse problem; kao i same žrtve sexualnog zlostavljanja. - what the heck is this? One of the speakers was our Director, Gordana Buljan Flander, Associated Professor, Ph.D.
Mental health professionals from Sweden, Child and youth psychiatry partnership Motala and Mjölby (Psykiatripartners barn och ungdom Motala och Mjölby) paid a professional visit to the Child Protection Center of Zagreb on 08 September 2012. Domagoj Štimac, M.D., deputy of the Center’s director and Bruna Profaca, Ph. D., head of the Center’s diagnosing and treatment, presented the work and activities of the Center.
Swedish professionals showed special interest in the issues related to the protection of abused children in Croatia and the diagnosing and treatment work of the Center. Experience in working with traumatised children, and especially the appropriate facilities for the court questioning of children being in use in the Center was exchanged between the Swedish and the Center’s professionals through presentations and discussions, as well as through informal socialising.