CHILDISM: Maltreatment of Children: Hidden Secrets, Overt and Covert Across Generations

Conference held April 29, 2017
George Ignatieff Theatre, University of Toronto

A joint presentation sponsored by the Canadian Association of Psychoanalytic Child Therapists and the Canadian Institute for Child & Adolescent Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy.

Endorsed by the International Psychoanalytical Association (Inter-Committee, Child Abuse Project), Hincks Dellcrest Centre, (HDC), the Toronto Psychoanalytic Society (TPS), and KidFix

This conference was devoted to raising awareness in the professional community of the prevalence of Child Maltreatment leading to intergenerational trauma throughout history. The focus of this conference was on the understanding of what happens to the mind when exposed to trauma, and on effective interventions in clinical practice

Keynote Address: “What Happens to the Mind in Child Maltreatment”, Joseph Fernando, MDCM

Conference Brochure   About the Speakers

Presenter Papers

Joseph Fernando Heather Gregory Marcellina Mian