Program & Theme

Theme: Children living with Violence

– About children’s experiences in families with domestic violence

PROGRAM – temporary

Friday 20 September Kl. 14.30 Arrival and registration Kl. 16.00 Welcome remarks, Chairman at the National Organisation of Women’s Shelters in Denmark – LOKK, Niels Christian Barkholt Kl. 16.05 Opening address Kl. 16.20 Long-term consequences of sexual molestation of children, LOKK Kl. 17.15 Coffee break Kl. 17.30 Negative Social Control, Senior Analyst Sofie Stage, Børns Vilkår Kl. 18.15 Country presentations from Norway, Iceland, the Faroe Islands and Finland Kl. 19.20 Buffet dinner at Scandic Hotel Saturday 21 September Kl. 08.30 Arrival and coffee Kl. 09.00 Opening address, The Danish Minister for Children and Social Affairs Kl. 09.30 Country presentations from Sweden, Greenland and Denmark Kl. 10.15 How do you speak to infants? Psychologist Inger Thormann Kl. 11.00 The Stockholm syndrome, Psychologist and Family Therapist Dr. Allan Wade (in English) Kl. 12.00 Coffee break Kl. 12.15 What about parental custody when mum dies? Maria Silvija Sandberg, Malmö Women’s Shelter Kl. 13.00 Lunch Kl. 14.00 Workshops 1st round– 6 different topics: LOKK’s working group on Children, Odense Women’s Shelter (the CTI method), Hanne Mariehjemmet, Hellerup Women’s Shelter (Circle of Security), Dr. Allan Wade Kl. 15.30 Coffee break Kl. 16.00 Workshops 2nd round – the 6 topics are repeated Kl. 17.30 End of the official program Kl. 19.00 Dinner in the HC Andersen Building in Tivoli It will be possible to visit Tivoli both before and after dinner. An entrance ticket for Tivoli is provided when you arrive at the conference. _ Sunday 22 September Kl. 08.30 Arrival and coffee Kl. 09.00 Sexually molested children in Greenland, Psychologist Conni Gregersen Kl. 09.50 Trauma and PTSD as a consequence of domestic violence, Dr. Edda Bjørk, Iceland (English) Kl. 10.45 Coffee-break Kl. 11.00 Children of violence v. sociologist Helle Dalgaard Lauritzen and cand.pæd.pæd.psyk Carina B. Nielsen, Mother Aid Kl. 12.00 Evaluation of the conference Kl. 12.30 LOKK’s Chairman Niels Christian Barkholt closes the conference and passes the banner on to the Faroe Islands for the conference in 2010. Kl. 13.00 Lunch _ All presentations in the plenary will be translated English/Scandinavian. During the whole conference it will be possible to visit the unique exhibition entitled ”Women and Children fleeing from Violence”, curated by The Welfare Museum in connection with the 40 year anniversary of Ringsted Women’s Shelter, the first women’s shelter in Denmark, established in 1978. Download the program here. The conference will take place at Hotel Scandic Copenhagen Address: Vester Søgade 6 1601 København V