european psychiatric association

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Section committee

BALAZS Judit , Chair

ZALSMAN Gil, Co-Chair

BEN-DOR David H, Secretary

RESCH Franz, Councillor


Aims & Objectives

Section mission

To promote child initiatives, scientific efforts and cooperation – building networks of interest

for developmental aspects of psychiatry

Section objectives

  1. To promote child initiatives, scientific efforts and cooperation – building networks of interest for developmental aspects of psychiatry
  2. To facilitate scientific discussion and mutual education in child psychiatry during EPA meetings.
  3. To promote a public discussion on topics of Child Psychiatry such as: SSRI’s in minors, over or under treatment with stimulants, forensic child psychiatry and the law, etc.
  4. To represent the specific professional needs of child psychiatrists that are members of the EPA.
  5. To improve the communication between adult and child psychiatrists.

Activities

Meetings/events

Joined symposia of Child Imaging section 2014

Joined symposia of Child Imaging section 2014
Description :

Joined Symposia of the Child section and the Imaging section

Annual business meetings of section members

Annual business meetings of section members
Description :

An annual business meetings during the EPA conferences and an on-going discussion among section members on local matters and dilemmas in child psychiatry in Europe.

EPA conference 2017 Firenze:Poster presentation

EPA conference 2017 Firenze:Poster presentation
Description :

EPA conference 2017 Firenze:

 Poster presentation on predictors of NSSI in adolescents (Prof. Brunner)

Venue :
EPA conference 2017 Firenze:
Date :
March 2017

EPA conference 2017 Firenze:Participation in working groups titled “Mental Health at School"

EPA conference 2017 Firenze:Participation in working groups titled “Mental Health at School"
Description :

Florence, Italy, 2017

Participation in working groups titled “Mental Health at School”.

Currently we have seven members in the Working Group: Simavi Vahip (chair),

Romuald Brunner (co-chair), Apter Gisele, Sue Bailey, Philip Gorwood (observer),

Paula Lavis and Yanki Yazgan.

Venue :
EPA conference 2017 Firenze:
Date :
March 2017

An annual business meetings of section members

An annual business meetings of section members
Description :

An annual business meetings during the EPA conferences and an on-going discussion among section members on local matters and dilemmas in child psychiatry in Europe.

Venue :
EPA conference 2017 Firenze:
Date :
March 2017

Presentations at non-section events

symposium of the Suicidology section 2014

symposium of the Suicidology section 2014
Journal :
Participation in a symposium of the Suicidology section. “Treating suicidal patients: an integrated perspective” (Chair: Prof. Sarchiapone)
Journal :
Prof. Zalsmann
Acknowledged as official Section presentation ? Yes

2017 ESCAP International Congress, a few presentations: 1. Suicidal behavior in adolescence Chair: Alan Apter2. Predictors of onset, maintenance and cessation of self-injurious behavior during adolescenceRomuald Brunner, Julian Konig, Peter Parzer, Franz Resch, Michael Kaess 3. The association between gender, ethnicity and suicidality among vocational students in IsraelJoy Benatov, Ora Nakash, Shai Chen-Gal, Anat Brunstein Klomek 4. Suicidality and Non-suicidal Self Injury in Adolescents with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderJudit Balazs, Monika Miklosi, Dora Gyori, Agnes Kereszteny, Gyongyver Dallos, Lili Olga Horvath,Gergely Meszaros, Dora Szentivanyi 5. Prediction of suicidal behavior in adolescents: Joiner’s Interpersonal TheoryAlan Apter, Shira Barzilai (and two Symposia)

2017 ESCAP International Congress, a few presentations: 1.  Suicidal behavior in adolescence      Chair: Alan Apter2.  Predictors of onset, maintenance and cessation of self-injurious behavior during adolescenceRomuald Brunner, Julian Konig, Peter Parzer, Franz Resch, Michael Kaess 3. The association between gender, ethnicity and suicidality among vocational students in IsraelJoy Benatov, Ora Nakash, Shai Chen-Gal, Anat Brunstein Klomek 4. Suicidality and Non-suicidal Self Injury in Adolescents with Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity DisorderJudit Balazs, Monika Miklosi, Dora Gyori, Agnes Kereszteny, Gyongyver Dallos, Lili Olga Horvath,Gergely Meszaros, Dora Szentivanyi 5. Prediction of suicidal behavior in adolescents: Joiner’s Interpersonal TheoryAlan Apter, Shira Barzilai  (and two Symposia)
Journal :
ESCAP, 17th International Congress 2017 Geneva; July
Journal :
Prof. Zalsman, Prof. Balacsz, Prof. Brunner; Prof. Apter
Acknowledged as official Section presentation ? Yes

2017 ESCAP International Congress: Two symposia:1. Intergenerational transmission of childhood adversities;2. Bullying and its relationship to self-harm in adolescents.

2017 ESCAP International Congress: Two symposia:1. Intergenerational transmission of childhood adversities;2. Bullying and its relationship to self-harm in adolescents.
Journal :
ESCAP, 17th International Congress 2017 Geneva; July
Journal :
Prof. Zalsman, Prof. Balacsz, Prof. Brunner; Prof. Apter
Acknowledged as official Section presentation ? Yes