The next October 19th 2017 is scheduled to be held at the Auditorium of Cosmocaixa Barcelona of the IV Technical conference on prevention and care for teenagers at risk, entitled “Adoption: protection factor or risk factor?… 18 years later! “, organized by the Portal Private Foundation, to support boys and girls with dual disorders and their families, and with the technical direction of Amalgama7, Therapeutic and educative attention for teenagers, young people and their families, with an expected attendance of 350 professionals. This technical day is free of charge upon invitation.
The latest edition, titled “Adolescents with behavioral disorders: sick or rude?”, addressed the issue of behavioral disorders in teenagers and young people primarily focusing on the areas of health, education and family. In this fourth edition, we propose to discuss adopted adolescents, and their families, once they have come of age.
To this day, we have the confirmation of all the speakers at the debate tables as well as the majority of invited experts. In addition, we have the collaboration of the following welfare entities: foundations: Obra Social La Caixa, Miguel Torres Foundation, FC Barcelona Foundation; professional colleges: Association of Journalists of Catalonia, Official College of Physicians of Barcelona, College of Social Educators of Catalonia, Distinguished Layers College of Barcelona; entities of the third sector: Cáritas Diocesana de Barcelona; Cluster of Mental Health of Catalonia, and other entities like Nestle Health Science, Otsuka, Lundbeck or TV3.