Complex Conditions – Diverse Approaches

International Conference

Tuesday 30th of May – 10.30 - 17.15
Lectures in English | Forelesninger på engelsk
10.30-10.45Opening
(Download PowerPoint)
10.45-11.30The concepts of trauma and dissociation: A plea for clarity, consistency, and specificity (Download PDF)

Ellert R. S. Nijenhuis, Clinical and Research Consultant at Clienia Littenheid, Switzerland
11.30-12.00Break
12.00-12.45A dynamic transdiagnostic continuum model of psychosis: implications for diagnosis and treatment (Download PowerPoint)

Jim van Os, Professor and Chairman of the Department of Psychiatry and Psychology at Maastricht University Medical Centre, The Netherlands
12.45-13.15Panel Discussion

Jim van Os
Ellert R. S. Nijenhuis

Debate Leader/Moderator Andrew Moskowitz, Professor of Psychology, Dean of Undergraduate Studies, Touro College, Berlin
13.15-14.15Lunch
14.15-15.00Long Ago and Far Away: Implicit Memory and Trauma-related Disorders (Download PowerPoint)

Janina Fisher, Clinical Psychologist and Assistant Educational Director of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy® Institute, USA
15.00-15.45The social causes of psychosis: From heresy to certainty (Download PowerPoint)

John Read, member of the Executive Committee of ISPS and is the Editor of the ISPS journal Psychosis
15.45-16:15Break
16.15-16.45Genes and trauma - shaping the brain towards psychopathology (Download PowerPoint)

Monica Aas, Researcher at the NORMENT, KG Jebsen Center for Psychosis Research in Oslo, Norway
16.45-17.15Panel Discussion

Janina Fisher
John Read
Monica Aas

Debate Leader/Moderator Andrew Moskowitz

Wednesday 31st of May – 9.00 - 17.00
Lectures in English | Forelesninger på engelsk
09.00-10.00Dissociative experiences in children with complex trauma (Download PDF)

Renée Potgieter Marks, Consultant Therapist
10.00-10.30Break
10.30-11.30An update on psychosis in children and adolescents; phenomenology, biology and environmental risk factors (Download PowerPoint)

Jean Frazier, Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics at the University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA
11.30-12.00Panel Discussion

Jean Frazier
Renée Potgieter Marks

Debate Leader/Moderator Andrew Moskowitz
12.00-13.00Lunch
13.00-14.00Including the excluded - Treating Trauma in Psychosis (Download PowerPoint, 240MB)

David van der Berg, Clinical Psychologist at Parnassia Psychiatric Institute, The Haag, The Netherlands
14.00-14.30Break
14.30-15.30Healing the Body, Healing the Mind: a Sensorimotor Approach to Trauma Treatment (Download PowerPoint)

Janina Fisher, Clinical Psychologist and Assistant Educational Director of the Sensorimotor Psychotherapy® Institute, USA
15.30-15.45Break
15.45-17.00Panel Discussion

All the previous speakers

Debate Leader/Moderator Andrew Moskowitz

Torsdag 1. juni – 9.00 - 15.00
Forelesninger på norsk | Lectures in Norwegian
09.00-10.00En kompleks traumelidelse - Hvordan kan et behandlingsløp se ut for både pasienten og terapeuten (Download PowerPoint)

Hildegun Selle, psykologspesialist ved Spesialisert Poliklinikk for Psykosomatikk og Traumer, Sørlandet sykehus
Svein B. Schøgren, styreleder i Utsattmann

10.00-10.30Pause
10.30-11.15 Basal Eksponeringsterapi: en transdiagnostisk tilnærming til alvorlige psykiske lidelser (Download PDF)

Didrik Heggdal, psykologspesialist ved Vestre Viken HF
11.15-12.00 Kampen om virkeligheten og frykten for nå-øyeblikket – om å møte den andre i en oppsplittet verden (Download PowerPoint)

Per Øyvind Fosse, psykologspesialist ved Spesialisert Poliklinikk for Psykosomatikk og Traumer, Sørlandet sykehus
12.00-13.00Lunsj
13:00-13:45Den vanskelige ungdomstiden: kliniske betraktninger rundt differensial diagnose hos ungdom med psykosenære symptomer (Download PowerPoint)

Akiah Ottesen Berg, psykolog og ansatt som post doc ved Norsk Senter for Forskning på mentale lidelser (NORMENT), og arbeider også ved Oslo Universitetssykehus med tidlig intervensjon ved psykose
13.45-14.05Pause
14.10-14.40Om å ta vare på terapeutens egne følelser, ønsker og behov - Et traumebevisst perspektiv (Download PDF)

Andreas Aamodt, psykologspesialist ved DPS Solvang/ Sørlandet sykehus
14.40-15.00Avslutning og lukking av konferansen