Trauma in at-risk populations
Trauma in At-Risk Populations, emphasising advances in research and clinical practice with vulnerable groups including military personnel, veterans, first responders, people at risk of family and sexual violence, and asylum seekers and refugees. The conference will include an expanded clinical skills stream along with plenary sessions, papers, and panel discussions. Clinical tutorials will be presented by expert clinicians and researchers on the leading treatment approaches, special topics such as working with traumatic grief, anger, guilt and shame, supplementary treatments such as mindfulness and exercise interventions, and emerging treatment innovations.
The Scientific Committee has brought together a range of perspectives on trauma from four diverse keynote speakers, experts in family violence, the intergenerational effects of trauma, treatment of moral injury, and childhood sexual abuse.