2019 Vilnius Pre-Meeting Symposium: Providing psychological help during critical events

 

Providing psychological help during critical events: what needs to be done?

Pre-Meeting Symposium

 17 May 2019

Ministry of Health of the Republic of Lithuania, Vilniaus str. 33, Vilnius

Time: 9.30 – 17.00

Programme

9.30-10.00

Registration of participants

 

10.00-10.30

 Opening and Welcome

Aurelijus Veryga, Minister of

Health of the Republic of Lithuania.

Magda Rooze, Convenor Standing Committee on Crisis, Disaster and Trauma Psychology, EFPA. 

Neringa Grigutyte, President of Lithuanian Psychological Association (LPA)

10.30-11.00

Helping the helpers: a Mobile Team of Lithuanian Police psychologists on the mission

Sima Dirvelytė, Police psychologist,

Lithuania

11.00-11.30

Coffee break

 

11.30-12.00

The trauma therapy one shows what can be achieved in six sessions

Dr. Noreen Tehrani, Chair Crisis, Disaster and Trauma Section BPS, MD Noreen Tehrani Associates,  (UK)

12.00-12.30

Experience and insights in organizing psychological support during emergency situations

Marcio Pereira, Ordem dos Psicologos Portugueses and Centre for Psychological Support and Crisis intervention from National Institute for Emergency Medicine, Portugal

12.30-13.00

A brief example of an emergency organization in Spain

Ana Romeu, a trainer and counselor in Trauma, Bereavement, Emergencies and Addictions, Spain

 

 

14.00-17.00

SC meeting time