16th ESTSS conference – Rotterdam, the Netherlands

This is the bi-annual conference of the European Society for Traumatic Stress Studies.

We are happy to announce that the 16th European Conference on Traumatic stress of the ESTSS will be held from

14 – 16 June 2019


Conference Centre “De Doelen” Rotterdam The Netherlands

Later on you will find more information on this website about the theme, the four-day programme, subscription and travel possibilities. Check out the website in the near future.

On Thursday 13th June 2019 there will be pre-conference workshops.

The official 16th ESTSS-Conference program layout will be:

Friday 14th June 2019:
Opening and full conference day
Saturday 15th June 2019:
full conference day
Sunday 16th June 2019:
conference day with closing ceremony in the afternoon
View of boats in Rotterdam

The city of Rotterdam is proud to be the host city for the 16th ESTSS conference and has received several international awards like:

Lonely Planet:
Best in Travel 2016 – Top 10 city
The Academy of Urbanism:
The European City of the Year Award 2015

For an introduction to Rotterdam you can watch this short promotional video:

Logo NtVP

Ideas for contributions are most welcome. To get in touch, please send an email to the Dutch Psychotrauma Society – NtVP (Dutch Speaking society for Psychotrauma): info@estss2019.eu.

Scientific committee ESTSS 2019

ESTSS secretary
Zoran Sukovic
Dutch members:
Agnes van Minnen
Anja Lok
Aram Hasan
Bernet Elzinga
Iris Engelhard
Marit Sijbrandij
Miranda Olff
Paul Boelen
Ramon Lindauer
Cherie Armour
United Kingdom: UKPTS, the UK Psychological Trauma Society
Cherie Armour
Jana Javakhishvili
Georgia: GSP, the Georgian Traumatic Stress Society
Jana Javakhashvili
Vittoria Ardino
Italy: SISST
Vittoria Ardino
Maja Lis-Turlejska
PTBS: Polish Traumatic Stress Society
Maja Lis – Turlejska
Maria Boettche
German speaking countries: DeGPT
Maria Böttche
Tanja Frančišković
Croatia: Croatian Society for Traumatic Stress
Tanja Franciskovic
Margarida Figueiredo-Braga
Centro de Trauma – Portugal
Margarida Figueiredo Braga
Naomi Vandamme
Belgium: BIP, Belgian Institute for Psychotraumatology
Naomi Vandamme
Tatiana Nazarenko
Ukraine: University of Rijeka
Tatiana Nazarenko

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