ZDF, Mona Lisa: „Traumatized children on the run“

The program “Mona Lisa”, ZDF, accompanied two adolescents of our refugee ambulance at “Children for Tomorrow” for a day.

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60MINUTES shows: Afghan children on a long and perilous journey

Thousands of mostly teenage boys have fled their country to embark on a 10,000-mile trek to Europe in search of a better life. Anderson Cooper reports.

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Full house at CfT headquarters in Hamburg

The foundation’s anniversary celebration with Stefanie Graf. On 9 April we celebrated our anniversary together with Stefanie Graf, our employees, our board, therapists, interpreters and patients at the foundation’s headquarters in Hamburg. The key was getting to know each other better and having a chance to chat. This year’s highlight was an exhibition of our [...]

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Could biomarkers be a valid approach in trauma assessment?

Our doctors and therapists at the CfT outpatient clinic mainly deal with post-traumatic stress disorders, in short PTSD. Yet this illness which is often caused by terrible war or persecution experiences is sometimes hard to diagnose in time since children and adolescents often suppress traumatic experiences during counselling sessions. This makes it harder to diagnose [...]

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