Annual International Conference on Transgenerational Trauma

7th Annual International Conference on

” Transgenerational Trauma:”

Communal Wounds and Victim Identities

October 18-20, 2018 ~ Amman, Jordan

* Watch for Updated Details to be posted soon

Sponsored by:
    Common Bond Institute (CBI)

Co-sponsored by:
    Michigan State University

    International Humanistic Psychology Association (IHPA)
Yarmouk University

    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

Held in conjunction with:

  • Conducting an on-site training intensive in the Social Health Care (SHC) training and treatment program – a model for building local capacity for healing communal trauma and instilling confidence within the effected community.
  • Conducting a Disaster Health Care Field Clinic providing comprehensive Psychosocial, Medical, and Dental services to the refugee population in Jordan
  • Conducting a separate Invitational Psychosocial Seminar for Religious Leaders and Teachers to assist in identifying symptoms, basic interventions, and those in need of professional psychosocial services.
  • Establishing the Bi-Regional Cross-Training program – A collaboration between German and Jordanian mental health professional groups to provide culturally adapted psychosocial treatment services to the refugee population in each country.

The Global Network for the Study of Transgenerational Trauma – a multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary professional network engaged in the study of inherited, unresolved communal trauma, and the implications for violence and war within and between communities, past, present, and future.