Conferences


October 24-26, 2019  ~  Amman, Jordan


8th Annual International Conference on

Transgenerational Trauma:

Communal Wounds and Victim Identities

~ Call for Proposals ~

The landmark Annual T T Conference is held each year in conjunction with:

* In addition to scheduled periods throughout the year, extensive Clinics and Trainings are conducted immediately before or after the annual conference dates each year.

Co-Sponsored by:
Common Bond Institute (CBI)
Michigan State University (MSU)
Yarmouk University
Refugees, Displaced Persons, and Forced Migration Studies Center
International Humanistic Psychology Association (IHPA)

International Federation of Medical Students’ Associations (IFMSA)

Endorsed by:
An international list of over 100 cooperating organizations and universities

Official Partner and Event of:
Charter For Compassion  and  Parliament of World’s Religions


~ Previous Year’s T T Conference Program ~


 


 

(Previous Event)

April 13-15, 2018 ~ Madison, Wisconsin USA

8th Annual International Conference on

Engaging The Other:

The Power of Compassion

At a time when escalating polarization is the true culprit,
a shared common-ground conference
promoting respectful listening, dialogue, trust,
and action to bridge the divide.

 



 

(Previous Event)

October, 2016 ~ Freiburg, Germany


International Conference on

Refugee Crisis

in Europe and the Middle East:

Sharing Tools for Humanitarian Response

A 3-day international working conference bringing key stakeholders together to address:

– The current forced migration crisis in Europe

– Immediate psycho-social treatment needs of refugees arriving traumatized by war, violence, and the exodus

– The dynamics of trauma and displacement in the individual and community

– The support needs of societies and communities receiving refugees

– Developing practical, culturally sensitive humanitarian responses to the growing need, and formulating recommendations to policy makers.
What is working, what is not working

– Networking to promote the development of a cross-cultural network of humanitarian aid organizations and groups addressing the refugee crisis in Europe and the Middle East for mutual support and cooperation.

– Public policy recommendations

– Launching the Bi-Regional Cross-Training project: a bi-regional response and collaboration between mental health professional groups in communities hosting refugees to provide culturally adapted psychosocial treatment training and orientation.