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Invisible children, forgotten stories: Treating trauma in former child soldiers in Democratic Republic of Congo

Baobab Talk Series

2 October 2019
Free event at the Baobab Centre

Dr. Katy Robjant discusses her work with former child soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Dr. Robjant is Director of Clinical Services at Freedom From Torture and Consultant Clinical Psychologist and co-Founder of Trauma Treatment International, an organization that provides psychological services to victims of organised violence and support to the organisations that care for them, anywhere in the world. She was formerly the Head of Therapy Services at the Helen Bamber Foundation. She is considered an expert in Narrative Exposure Therapy and has provided training worldwide including in the UK, Sri Lanka, Democratic Republic of Congo, Uganda and Ukraine.

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