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The Danish Center of Psychotraumatology

VIVE publishes new report on trauma-informed approaches to working with children and adolescents

Sille Schandorph Løkkegaard has been interviewed as an expert in VIVE's new report

The Danish Center for Social Science Research, VIVE has published a report on trauma-informed approaches to children and adolescents. The report uncovers knowledge of the use of trauma-informed approaches to ensure that children and adolescents are provided the best conditions for support in the Danish municipalities and organizations from now on. A number of International- and Nordic experts has been interviewed by VIVE, including Sille Schandorph Løkkegaard from the National Centre of Psychotraumatology. 

The National Centre of  Psychotraumatology introduced the trauma-informed approach at the January Conference in 2020. You can watch Jason Lang's presentation here. Continuous of this, the center held a specific workshop for the National Board of Health and Welfare for them to learn about this trauma-informed approach. 

The center offer courses in trauma screening for children, including DIPA, the Thomas test and OCTS. Read more about our research on childhood trauma here and find our courses here

Editing was completed: 20.03.2023