Preliminary programme

Poppetje

Please note the below times are Central European Summer Time (CEST).

This page will be updated regularly.

Wednesday JUNE 16th, 2021

13:00 - 17:00

Pre-Conference Workshop: The implications of psychological wounding in children & adolescents during the COVID-19 pandemic - from an EMDR perspective

Susan Darker-Smith
Child Trauma Therapy Centre, UK

13:00 - 17:00         

Pre-Conference Workshop: Treating posttraumatic stress disorder remotely with cognitive therapy for PTSD

Prof. Anke Ehlers
University of Oxford, UK

Thursday June 17th, 2021

09:15 - 09:30 

Conference opening

Prof. Evaldas Kazlauskas, President of the ESTSS
Vilnius University, Lithuania

09:30 - 10:30

Keynote lecture: Mental health and inequity during the COVID-19 pandemic

Prof. Sir Simon Wessely
King’s College London, Maudsley Hospitals, UK

10:30 - 10:45

Break

10:45 - 11:45

Parallel sessions

11:45 - 12:00

Break

12:00 - 13:00

Parallel sessions

Masterclass: Researching with children during the COVID-19 pandemic

Assist. Prof. Suja Somanadhan
University College Dublin, Ireland

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch break

14:00 - 15:00

Special Interest Group (SIG) on traumatic grief
Chair SIG:
Assist. Prof. Manik Djelantik
University Medical Center Utrecht – GGZ Altrecht

Invited speaker:
Assist. Prof. Donald Robinaugh
Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School

Network activity, Social activity

15:00 - 15:15

Break

15:15 - 16:15

Parallel sessions

Masterclass: Trauma-informed dance therapy during COVID-19

Prof. Ilene Serlin
California Institute of Integral Studies, US

16:15 - 16:30

Break

16:30 - 17:30

Parallel sessions

Expert panel: Dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic across Europe

Speakers:

Central Europe:
Central Europe:

Northern Europe:
Northern Europe:

Eastern Europe:
Eastern Europe:

Southern Europe:
Southern Europe:

Western Europe:
Western Europe:

 

PD Dr. Annett Lotzin
University of Hamburg, Germany

Prof. Filip Arnberg
Uppsala University, Sweden

Prof. Evaldas Kazlauskas
Vilnius University, Lithuania

Prof. Miguel Xavier
University de Nova of Lisboa, Portugal

Prof. Neil Greenberg
Kings College London, UK

Moderator:
Prof. Jana Javakhishvili, Immediate past ESTSS President
Ilia State University, Georgia

Friday June 18th, 2021

09:30 - 10:30

Keynote lecture: Mental health outcomes of COVID-19 and resilience: Moving beyond the volume of data to best practice approaches

Prof. Soraya Seedat
Stellenbosch University, South Africa

10:30 - 10:45

Break

10:45 - 11:45

Parallel sessions

Masterclass: Promoting mental health in health care workers during COVID-19

Assoc. Prof. Holly Blake
The University of Nottingham, UK

11:45 - 12:00

Break

12:00 - 13:00

Parallel sessions

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch break

14:00 - 15:00

Parallel sessions

Expert panel: Traumatic grief and loss

Speakers:

  • Prof. Paul Boelen
    Utrecht University, ARQ Psychotrauma Centre, The Netherlands
  • Prof. Eric Bui
    University of Caen Normandy, France
  • Assoc. Prof. Maja O’Connor
    Aarhus University, Denmark
  • Prof. Rita Rosner
    Catholic University Eichstaett-Ingolstadt, Germany
  • Prof. Naomi Simon
    NYU Grossman School of Medicine, US

Moderator:
Assist. Prof. Manik Djelantik
University Medical Center Utrecht – GGZ Altrecht

15:00 - 15:15

Break

15:15 - 16:15

Keynote lecture: The end of trauma (as we know it)

Prof. George Bonanno
Columbia University, US

16:15 - 16:30

Poster award ceremony
Conference closing

Virtual Poster Wall

From Monday June 14th, 2021 a Virtual Poster Wall will be made available on the virtual platform where you will be able to view all the accepted posters that have been submitted to the Virtual Conference ESTSS 2021. The Virtual Poster Wall will also be available during the conference and up to 6 months after the Virtual Conference ESTSS 2021.

content on demand

All of the content will be made available on the virtual platform following the Virtual Conference ESTSS 2021. The virtual platform will include access to keynote lectures, master classes, expert panel discussions, symposia, flash talk sessions, and ePosters. The content will be available on-demand for up to 6 months after the Virtual Conference ESTSS 2021.

More information will be available soon.